HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (August 9, 2013) — Many IT professionals pursue certifications to increase their marketability and validate their expertise. Professional and Continuing Studies has partnered with two leading IT-related certification providers, presenting their students with the opportunity to prepare for exam certification through robust educational programs and obtain discounted exam vouchers.

UAH is EC-Council’s Newest Accredited Training Center!

ECCouncil ATCshieldUAH PCS is proud to announce that as of January 21st, 2015, we are now an EC-Council Accredited Training Center. Partnering with The International Council of E-Commerce Consultants (EC-Council) allows us to offer certification training recognized worldwide by various government agencies including the U.S. Department of Defense, National Security Agency (NSA) and the Committee on National Security Systems (CNSS).

Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) Exam Prep, scheduled this April and again in July, includes all of the benefits of this partnership.

EC-Council Benefits Include:

  • Industry-recognized training led by Certified EC-Council Instructor (CEI) that combine lecture, demonstrations and hands-on exercises
  • An EC-Council exam voucher
  •  EC-Council student courseware kit that includes DVDs containing the latest Hacking Tools and Exploits, intensive IT Security demonstration components, official EC-Council Curriculum Courseware Volumes, Lab Guides, T-Shirt and Backpack

Proud CompTIA Academy Partner Since 2013!

CompTIA academy_partner_badgeCompTIA is the voice of the world’s information technology (IT) industry. As a non-profit trade association, CompTIA advances the global interests of IT professionals and IT channel organizations and enable them to be more successful with industry-leading IT certifications and IT business credentials, IT education, resources and the ability to connect with like-minded, leading IT industry experts.

As an academy partner, PCS offers its students the option to pay a single fee and receive course registration and a discounted exam voucher from PearsonVue. The voucher can be used to register for the exam anywhere in the United States and is valid for a period of one year. Courses currently included are A+, Security+, Network+, Mobile App Security+, and Cloud+.

How PCS Students Benefit:

  • Certified instructors who have access to CompTIA practice assessments, exams, and questions
  • A discounted test voucher
  • A convenient one-time registration fee for both the course and the voucher with easy, electronic delivery of voucher

Please visit for additional partnership and course information.


 For more information
Christina Holmes
Associate Director
Professional Development
 Professional and Continuing Studies
The University of Alabama in Huntsville
(256) 824-6015