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The Applied Information Technology (AIT) SkillBridge program provides the opportunity to gain in-depth, hands-on experience with market-leading software and systems technologies. AIT paves the way for you to earn valuable industry-leading credentials, which can significantly enhance your employment prospects as an IT professional. AIT currently offers one specialization and is open to transitioning service members, veterans and military spouses capable of attending in-person classes at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.

Career Opportunities

The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that, on average, tens of thousands of new IT-focused positions will open every year for the foreseeable future. AIT includes academic and technical training, alignment with certification and practical team projects designed to rapidly onboard entry-level talent needed to meet the urgent needs of the IT industry.

The program meets the IT industry’s high demand for:

  • Solutions architects
  • Linux practitioners and administrators
  • Cloud-focused developers


AIT currently offers one specialization: Solutions Architect. This learning path teaches you the mindset and skills needed to work as an individual contributor in an IT-focused industry. You will immerse yourself in simulated production environments to achieve mastery of the Linux command line, learn the SQL database query language, and use Bash and Python scripting to build solutions to customer challenges. Throughout the course, you will be challenged to work, learn and collaborate in ways you never have before as you prepare for a career as an IT professional.

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the program qualifications?

This program is open to active-duty transitioning service members, veterans and military spouses capable of attending in-person on Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.

How is the AIT SkillBridge – Solutions Architect structured?

Students will typically complete the program’s six courses over 16 sequential weeks.

View the Catalog listing for the for-credit AIT Solutions Architect Certificate or speak with an advisor to learn ways to embed your certificate into a full degree program.
Earn credit toward your degree plus highly sought-after IT industry certifications.

Apply for the AIT

The Applied Information Technology (AIT) Specialization is currently offered only at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. For more information, contact the Camp Lejeune Campus.