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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

MS IT Academy

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Microsoft IT Academy is digital curriculum and certifications on fundamental technology skills -- as well as courses critical for students to be successful in today’s technologically evolving world. It is free for all Minnesota State Mankato faculty, staff and students to use.

Want to Start Using Microsoft IT Academy? Create a Microsoft Email Account!

  • You need a Microsoft email (live, msn, hotmail) account in order to use the IT Academy. To create a new MS email account, click: Once you have a Microsoft email account, continue will the next step
  • Navigate to the secure downloads page to get the access code for MS IT Academy: . Log in using your Minnesota State Mankato credentials (same as D2L and MavMail) 
  • Navigate to MS IT Academy: 
  • Type in the access code and your Microsoft email you created to log in.

Already Created an Account? Login and Begin Learning!

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Q: Can I use my MNSU.EDU email address?

A: No. You need to create an email account through Microsoft to use this service. If you already have a Microsoft account, there is no need to create another one.

Q: What do I do if I forgot my password?

A: Forgot Password