New Horizons is widely known as a large IT training company that takes great pride in helping individuals acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to advance or change careers. More than a training company, New Horizons offers a broad list of services to help individuals achieve their personal career goals.
Career Assessment and Consulting
Our Career Consultants provide free career assessment and consulting to students. Consultants help students review a variety of careers, ranging from project management, IT security, database administration, healthcare information management, and countless others. They also help assess each student's skill level to help determine the best level at which to start the training.
Flexible Training Options
The unique learning needs of our students are addressed through many flexible training options. We understand every student has different learning needs and learning style preferences. Our menu of learning options allows students to participate in scheduled classroom-based instructor-led courses, live instructor-led online courses, self-paced e-Learning courses, and online workshops. Regardless of what learning method is chosen and order of delivery, all course content comes from the same world-class training source material.
Navigate Funding Sources
We understand many students do not have the necessary funds to participate in training. In many cases, we are able to find and provide financial assistance to qualified students. As a New Horizons student, you have a variety of available tuition funding sources, some of which you must qualify and apply for. Our Career Consultants help students identify the funding sources available, and help determine the one that best fits each student's needs..
Our courses are taught by the industry’s best instructors who are proven experts in their field, certified in their course topic, and have taught for many years. More than teachers, our instructors are highly knowledgeable professionals that typically have 15 or more years of real-world experience working for leading companies.
New Horizons has a laser-like focus on monitoring technology trends and working closely with our technology partners to ensure our training curriculum covers the latest technologies across a broad list of areas. Some of our longstanding relationships with leading vendors include Microsoft, Cisco, VMware, Project Management Institute, Citrix, and many others.
Career Placement Services
It is our goal to help you find a job while enrolled in one of our programs. This quick jump start on your career will give you the edge over thousands of candidates looking for similar jobs. As part of your career development process, students will have access to a career skills assessment, resume and cover letter development, resume distribution, interview coaching, job search assistance, and other services.
Practice Exams and Certification Testing
When you train for a career, it is important to be able to practice the concepts taught in the classroom. When you are ready to take your certification exams, take them in our state-of-the art testing facilities. We are an authorized testing vendor for Prometric, Pearson Vue and Certiport.
Training programs vary by location based on state rules and regulations.
New Horizons of Chicago is licensed by the Illinois Board of Higher Education. Complaints can be filed at the below address:
Illinois Board of Higher Education
431 East Adams
Springfield, Illinois 62701-1404