VMware IT Academy Program

 

 

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VMware designed the IT Academy Program to introduce students to VMware technologies and equip them with VMware technical skills to compliment their chosen fields of study. VMware provides selected academic institutions with course materials developed by VMware. By instituting this program, VMware seeks to create a collaborative relationship with academic institutions whereby their students may obtain the VMware Certified Professional-DCV status and many other VMware certifications.

 

Eligibility

  • Accredited, degree-granting higher education institutions worldwide offering 2- or 4- year college programs are eligible to participate in the program
  • Technical schools offering accredited degrees through distance education programs are also eligible to participate in the program

 

Course Offerings

Both eLearning and Instructor led courses are offered most of the courses are shown on the following links:


**Note: Follow a path to see current VMware courses. The IT Academy carries current and previous course versions.

 

Certifications

 

Selection Criteria

VMware analyzes potential VAI candidates according to specific criteria, including:

  • Accredited, degree-granting higher education institutions worldwide offering 2- or 4- year college programs and in some cases high schools are eligible to participate in the program
  • Technical schools offering accredited degrees through distance education programs are also eligible to participate in the program
  • Institutions that agree to only offer VMware training according to an academic calendar (no more than 12 hours per week of lecture and lab) using VMware IT Academy Instructors – see Program Guide for details.

 

 

Resource Partners

The VMware IT Academy Program partners with several organizations to provide teaching resources.

 

 

Documents

Additional information is contained in the following documents:

 

 

Participants

Several hundred schools and thousands of students participate in the VMware IT Academy Program worldwide. For an up to date list of participating schools, click here.

 

 

Registration Process Overview

The VMware IT Academy Program registration process includes these steps:

  1. The academic institution reads the appropriate IT Academy Program Agreement. The academic institution submits an online registration.
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  3. VMware reviews the online registration and approves or rejects it.
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  5. If approved, VMware sends the academic institution a welcome email containing a welcome letter. If rejected, VMware sends a rejection email.

 

 

VMware IT Academy Program Agreements

The VMware IT Academy Program Agreement for |  the US | EMEA | the Rest of World

 

 

 

VMware IT Academy Program Frequently Asked Questions