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REC certification is the launchpad for your career in IT. See what it takes to be successful in IT and how REC certifications can help you get started.

IT Drives Our Global Economy

Despite their differences on the surface, virtually every industry today depends on IT. From small, family-run businesses to big corporations, there are IT careers in almost every organization around the globe.

There’s a Career in IT That’s Right For You

Our digital world is expanding so quickly that it’s creating IT jobs and openings faster than the right people can be found to fill them. Every job hunting website estimates that there are almost 2,000,000 unfilled IT jobs globally in a variety of industries. Which IT career path is right for you?

It Pays to Be in IT

Besides having low unemployment levels, IT jobs pay well with salaries that are significantly higher than the national average. The outlook is good, too: According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics, the availability of IT jobs is projected to grow by 17% through 2022.