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CompTIA Certification Exams

CompTia

CompTIA certification exams are the starting point for an information technology (IT) career. The exams cover maintenance of PCs, mobile devices, laptops, operating systems, printers, networks and more.

Examination Process

  1. Rio Salado offers optional Certified IT Professional test preparation classes
  2. Purchase an exam, and receive a voucher number and exam code.
  3. Schedule to take the exam using the voucher and code.
  4. Arrive and take the exam at the designated testing center.

For test details, visit CompTIA Certifications.

Fees and Payment Methods

Current Maricopa Community College students, faculty and staff can enjoy the benefit of Rio's status as a CompTIA Academy partner. Exam vouchers can also be directly purchased by members of those groups at a discounted price through CompTIA.

Exam Locations

Exams are scheduled through Pearson Vue

CompTIA exams are given at the following locations:

Photo identification is required. Candidates must present a state or federally issued identification to be admitted to a Rio Salado testing room.