+ 0 Votes why CCIE? zerosentiment 5 years ago since you have no IT skills, why not start with MCP? (microsoft certification). Think most IT guys haves a particular frame of mind that attracts to the job, my only fear for you is that you might not like IT and be unhappy in the long run. I think a MCP will get you a job, then you can see if you really do want to work for IT and continue with your education.