Hire Skilled ICT Networking Talent Hire Skilled ICT Networking Talent

If you’re looking for talented individuals to help manage the growing number of connections needed in the Internet of Everything, Cisco Networking Academy alumni may be the perfect solution.

By completing Cisco ICT networking courses, NetAcad alumni around the world have gained the knowledge and skills needed to design, build, manage, and secure computer networks.

Why Hire NetAcad Alumni?

In addition to learning the fundamentals of hardware, software, operating systems, and computer networks, NetAcad students gain hands-on experience while developing career skills such as:

  • Problem solving
  • Critical thinking
  • Teamwork and collaboration
  • Communication
  • Negotiation

NetAcad alumni can also help your organization use information resources effectively, because they understand the underpinnings of intelligent networks and data center and cloud technologies.


In addition to helping people become architects of the Internet of Everything, many NetAcad courses align with industry certifications such as CompTIA A+ and Cisco CCNA Routing and Switching, CCNA Security, and CCNP certifications.

See What Managers Are Saying About the Benefits of Hiring NetAcad Grads


“Networking Academy does an exceptional job of preparing students with technical and professional skills to excel in today’s business environment. Our NetAcad hires have added immediate impact to our clients’ initiatives and continue to excel by achieving advanced certifications.”

- Jennifer Oddo
Talent Acquisition Manager, Black Box Network Services

“As a Cisco Channel Partner, our company has found tremendous value in hiring students from Cisco Academies. Since 2010, we have recruited 80% of new employees [this way] and with a 100% retention rate!”

- David Wynegar
President, Metro Data Networks

Global Reach

With 1 million students taking courses in 170 countries each year, you are likely to find qualified candidates near you regardless of your hiring location.

Find Candidates

Employers can use the Networking Academy LinkedIn Group to post jobs and search for candidates. If you would like to promote open positions on our student career portal, please contact us at netacadadvantage@cisco.com.