i have a couple of questions 1. do you need a college diploma to go along with the certs to receive employment from IT firms or whatever? 2. how do you/what do you do to gain experience in IT so that you can be able to get those $100K or more jobs? 3. what careers do people with IT certs can do? i know to be a Cyber Security Specialist you need a degree. i have more questions but i will ask later.