Online Certificates in Natural Sciences 2020

An online certificate is an excellent way for a student to learn more about his or her chosen field. This type of program can allow students to take courses without having to visit a traditional classroom, thus making the certificate highly flexible. So just what is an online certificate in natural sciences? This kind of program can help students learn all about the principles on which the world o… Read more

An online certificate is an excellent way for a student to learn more about his or her chosen field. This type of program can allow students to take courses without having to visit a traditional classroom, thus making the certificate highly flexible.

So just what is an online certificate in natural sciences? This kind of program can help students learn all about the principles on which the world operates, including biology, chemistry, physics, earth sciences, and more. Students may be able to get a high-level overview of science in general or choose to study specific subjects such as oceanography. This is an excellent choice for students who wish to enhance their scientific understanding and learn more about the world around them.

Those who pursue a certificate in the natural sciences may find that their understanding of the scientific method is enhanced. Additionally, many students discover that their mathematical, critical thinking, or communications skills are improved as well.

Those who are interested in one of these certificates should bear in mind that costs will vary from program to program and school to school. Be sure to contact the institution of your choice directly before deciding to enroll, since good financial research is absolutely essential.

What types of jobs can those with a certificate in natural science pursue? This type of credential can be a strong addition to any resume and can help students get ahead in any field that relates to science, including public policy, education, engineering, and others. However, some students may find that they are interested in advanced scientific research jobs, or want to use their online certificate as a good starting point for an academic career.

If you think that you’d enjoy a natural science online certificate program, you can get started today. Just search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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University of Kaiserslautern
Kaiserslautern, Germany

Nanobiotechnology is a very recent and fascinating area of activity and research, which may be called the "Fundamental Technology of the 21st Century". Several potential appli ... +

Nanobiotechnology is a very recent and fascinating area of activity and research, which may be called the "Fundamental Technology of the 21st Century". Several potential applications can already be identified, for example in the field of medical diagnostics and therapeutics and the development of new materials. The distance learning program, unique in Germany and offered by the DISC since 2004, caters to the highly interdisciplinary nature of nanobiotechnology. You will find further information at www.zfuw.uni-kl.de/en/distance-learning-courses/science-engineering/nanobiotechnology/. The distance learning program is made up of 11 topics, which include characterization techniques, chemical and physical synthesis of nanoparticles, processing coatings, ceramics and composites, basics of molecular biology, genetics, screening methods in biology, chip technology, nanotechnologically modified biomaterials, nanomotors, and nanoparticles for diagnostic and therapeutic applications. -
Certificate
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
12 months
English
15 Jul 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Penn State College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
State College, USA

Many of the world’s economies are sensitive to weather and climate hazards, and minimizing uncertainty has become a priority among leading commercial and government sectors. A ... +

Many of the world’s economies are sensitive to weather and climate hazards, and minimizing uncertainty has become a priority among leading commercial and government sectors. At the same time, access to realtime and historical weather data has never been more readily available. The Graduate Certificate in Weather and Climate Analytics, offered online through Penn State World Campus, can teach you how to leverage this information to make better decisions, whatever your field of interest. -
Graduate Certificate
Part-time
English
Online
 
Johns Hopkins University, Advanced Academic Programs
Washington, USA

The Johns Hopkins Online Certificate in Geographic Information Systems offers you a scientific foundation in spatial data modeling, analysis, and visualization. The program is ... +

The Johns Hopkins Online Certificate in Geographic Information Systems offers you a scientific foundation in spatial data modeling, analysis, and visualization. The program is geared to part-time professionals and focuses on geospatial data analysis and visualization in a Web-based environment. Available entirely online, it will provide you with a convenient, interactive platform to explore GIS and its role in the rapidly developing field of cloud computing. -
Certificate
Part-time
English
Online
 
edX
Cambridge, USA

Learn the theory, tools, and algorithms of sparse representations and their impact on signal and image processing.

Learn the theory, tools, and algorithms of sparse representations and their impact on signal and image processing. -
Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
10 weeks
English
Online
 
Institute Of Shipping
Jaipur, India

Geography of Sea - Technical aspects of Sea Routes. Duration: 4 Weeks (30 Hours).

Geography of Sea - Technical aspects of Sea Routes. Duration: 4 Weeks (30 Hours). -
Certificate
Part-time
4 weeks
Jul 2020
Online
 
University Of Maryland Baltimore
Baltimore, USA

Students interested in Research Administration will have the opportunity to learn about the complex environment that supports academic research. This will include topics such ... +

Students interested in Research Administration will have the opportunity to learn about the complex environment that supports academic research. This will include topics such as historical and evolutionary perspectives, legal issues in research, contract management, and safeguarding confidential information. -
Graduate Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
English
26 Aug 2020
15 Jul 2020
Online
 
Penn State College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
State College, USA

The Undergraduate Certificate in Weather Forecasting, offered online through Penn State World Campus, can demystify the weather to provide you with knowledge of atmospheric st ... +

The Undergraduate Certificate in Weather Forecasting, offered online through Penn State World Campus, can demystify the weather to provide you with knowledge of atmospheric structure and processes. You should then be able to comprehend what controls the evolution of storms and why weather forecasts are not always certain. Upon completion of the program, you should be able to create your own weather forecasts leveraging the same programs and tools used by professional weather forecasters. -
Undergraduate Certificate
Part-time
English
May 2020
02 May 2020
Online
 
edX
Cambridge, USA

Learn contemporary astrophysics from the leaders in the field.

Learn contemporary astrophysics from the leaders in the field. -
Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
36 - 40 weeks
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
edX
Cambridge, USA

In this Professional Certificate program, the focus is on the design and execution of animal breeding programs, genetic improvement, and conservation of genetic diversity. In ... +

In this Professional Certificate program, the focus is on the design and execution of animal breeding programs, genetic improvement, and conservation of genetic diversity. In this program, you will learn about the basic principles of population, quantitative and molecular genetics. Biological aspects are integrated into the courses by the many hands-on assignments. In the course, you’ll learn to understand how to set up and optimize a breeding program. -
Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
14 weeks
English
Online
 

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