Become the next Cisco Certification Success Story

Become the next Cisco Certification Success Story

They did, now it’s your turn!

Meet the professionals who connect, secure, and automate the world

For more than 30 years, people like you have been elevating their careers with Cisco Certifications. Learn how these IT professionals navigated their learning journeys and met their goals.

Consulting engineer

Micheline Murphy

Network security architect

Yasser Auda

Security consultant

Mira Eilenstein

Configuration engineer

Ben Harting

CloudOps engineer

Elvin Arias Soto

Automation engineer

Mukul Manikandan

CyberOps analyst

Kevin Brown

Network engineer

Eloise Koullapis

Network security analyst

Jenny Guay

Network engineer

AJ Murray

Systems engineer

Olivia Wolf

Network engineer

Christoph Neulinger

Data center engineer

Joacim Wicander

Principal consulting engineer

David Peñaloza Seijas

Learn the secrets to their success

Principal Engineer

David Peñaloza

In a three-part series, David discusses his role at a global telecommunications company.

Consulting Systems Engineer

Micheline Murphy

Learn how Micheline started in IT, after 20 years as a trial attorney.

Security Product Management Specialist

Aseel Othman

Hear how Aseel met her goal of earning a CCIE by the time she turned 18.

Stand out with Cisco Certifications

of organizations surveyed use technical certifications to make hiring decisions 1

of employers believe IT certifications are a reliable predictor of a successful employee 2

of employers associate IT certification holders with increased quality and value of work contribution 3

Find the right Cisco Certification for you


Starting point for individuals interested in starting a career as a networking professional.


Master the essentials needed to launch a rewarding career as a networking professional and realize your potential with the latest technologies.


Select a core technology track and a focused concentration exam to customize your professional-level certification.


Become an expert in your field by earning the most prestigious certification in the technology industry.

Just starting in IT? Download an Associate Certification guide

Network Engineer

Network engineers support vital business operations by designing, building, and optimizing networks.

DevNet Associate

DevNet Associates automate workflows across networking, security, collaboration, and computing infrastructure, using Cisco platforms as a base.

CyberOps Associate

Cybersecurity analysts detect and mitigate security threats before they can impact the network.

Share Your Certification Success Story!

The Learning and Certifications team at Cisco is looking for IT professionals to be featured in a new batch of Cisco certification success stories.

Has earning a Cisco certification positively changed your life or career or both? Do you think your Cisco certification story it would help encourage other people to earn their Cisco certification?  If so, we want to talk to you!

Learn from certificate holders in the Cisco certification communities

Access valuable resources, attend webinars, and participate in discussions. Cisco Communities provide an opportunity to ask your questions, share ideas, and navigate your learning journey with support from your peers.