Financing Options

Financial Aid is available for those who qualify

We make every effort to provide all information available to our students regarding financial aid. We offer advisement and assistance on the application process. Students are encouraged to check with organizations in their areas to assess the availability of scholarships. At times, organizations, businesses, churches and professional associations, service clubs, companies and unions may offer help for the prospective student. Various types of aid for the eligible student may include the following:

  • In-house Training Loan
  • Academy Credit Card
  • OVR Office of Vocational Rehabilitation
  • Workforce Investment Act
  • CareerSource
  • Financing Partners

The Academy Credit Card

To Apply:

Click here to fill out a financing application for the Academy Credit Card


Click here to fill out a financing application with our Financing Partner

Climb Credit believes education is an investment and should be treated that way—with tuition allocated appropriately and the expectation that it will deliver a return through career and salary growth.

We identify, assess, and partner with schools offering the knowledge and skills required for jobs with strong earning potential in today’s economy. We then provide accessible, affordable loans to attend these schools—which will improve students’ earning potential.

Our vision is to improve the alignment of school motivations with student career and salary goals to ensure that our students see a tangible, life-changing impact from their education … And what we’re doing is working

To Apply:

Click here to fill out a financing application with our Financing Partner



Sallie Mae, the premier student loan financing organization in the U.S. has selected The Academy, Computer Training Centers located in South Florida, as the only program in Florida to qualify for their innovative Career Training, Smart Option Loan.

To Apply:

Go to

School information: The Academy of South Florida Miami, FL 60950500


TradeUp finances your education while you train for a new career. Instead of loans, we use income share agreements which means you don’t pay us back until you land a job!

To Apply:

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The Academy, CareerSource Broward, CareerSource South Florida, and CareerSource Palm Beach County are working to put Florida back to work

The Academy is an approved ITA agent to provide multiple, comprehensive training opportunities for students living in Broward, Miami-Dade, and Palm Beach Counties.

With more than 20 years of IT training experience, The Academy is uniquely qualified to help advance your IT career.  Whether you are an experienced IT Professional looking for additional skills or IT certification or you are looking to start a new career in technology, The Academy has the training you need.  Our Corporate Division trains more than 2,000 IT Professionals and Developers from over 500 companies each year.  Our accelerated Vocational programs are designed to teach you the IT career skills needed to start a new IT career in just four months – even if you have no previous technology experience.

To Apply:

Contact an Admissions Representative