An online certificate is a great way for students to enhance their education. Every year, thousands of students choose to pursue this type of program, which may be available in a range of different fields.
So just what is an online certificate? This type of program allows students to obtain qualifications in a certain area without spending the amount of time required for a traditional degree. Certificates can often be completed in a few months and offer the chance to learn new skills or build understanding. An online certificate can help students learn whenever they have free time by offering coursework, reading assignments, and other educational materials over the Internet. This makes it an excellent choice for those who wish to study outside of a physical classroom.
A range of benefits are available to those who wish to pursue an online certificate. Many of these programs can teach valuable soft skills such as organization and critical thinking. Additionally, some certificate programs allow students to gain important technical skills or enhance their understanding of their field.
An online certificate may involve a number of associated costs, such as tuition, fees, or course materials. Since expenses will vary by institution and subject, potential students should be sure to do their research carefully.
An online certificate can allow students to pursue a variety of career paths. Many employers prefer candidates with educational credentials, and a certificate can provide an edge to those who are seeking competitive positions. Additionally, an online certificate can provide an excellent foundation for further study, should a student choose to continue his or her education. This type of program is a great way to further both professional and academic goals.
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The complexity of today’s world of work is built upon fundamental principles that form the foundations of business, whatever your industry and wherever you are in the wor
EDGE ONLINE: Business Foundations
The goal is simple: to deliver a clear working knowledge of the basic concepts and strategies that drive global business today. What you get:
Learn at your own pace: you’ll get 90 days to complete the course online
Learn from the best: this course is taught by the elite of UCLA Anderson’s world-class faculty
Talk the talk: learn the fundamental vocabulary of key areas of business and management
Walk the walk: apply business concepts to boost your career and deliver more organizational value
Certificate of Completion from UCLA Anderson Executive Education
About the Course
Beneath the ever-evolving complexity of today’s world of work are fundamental principles that form the foundations of business, whatever your industry and wherever you are in the world. Understanding these foundations – how they work together and how to practically apply them – is a necessity for anyone venturing into business, whether in management or as an entrepreneur. This course is divided into three areas, each of which introduces students to one or more key dimensions of business:...
Adelphi University has built a high-quality, academically rigorous online English to Spanish Translation Studies Certificate program to provide bilingual individuals with
Hone your bilingual skills and graduate prepared to take advantage of career opportunities in a rapidly expanding field.
Adelphi University has built a high-quality, academically rigorous online English to Spanish Translation Studies Certificate program to provide bilingual individuals with an opportunity to quickly and conveniently develop skills that are in high demand.
The program is open to the public. You do not have to be an Adelphi student to enroll in courses and can reside anywhere in the world. The fully online, instructor-led noncredit English/Spanish Certificate prepares graduates to take the American Translators Association (ATA) certification exam—and can be completed in six to eight months....
Register now for the next course start on September 2013.
Are you familiar with tools and techniques for improving the operations of an MFI?
Course - Certified Expert in Microfinance
In March 2014, the Frankfurt School‘s most successful e-learning course “Certified Expert in Microfinance”will start once again. The online course, which is based on Frankfurt School’s broad experience in practical project work and theoretical business school education programs, is tailored to the needs of microfinance practitioners and loan officers, as well as all who are active or interested in Microfinance.
Frankfurt School delivers applicable content that will help to achieve personal career objectives and make an impact on the bottom line of participants’ institutions. The6-month part-time certification course matches individual schedules. It is up to the participant when and where to study. This allows balancing a busy workload and family obligations with an intellectually stimulating programme....
Our certificate program is designed for working professionals who are eager to gain critical, in-demand data analytics skills. Upon completion of the certificate, student
Do you have experience or background in data analytics? Combine your existing knowledge with our online Data Analytics Graduate Certificate to strengthen your skill set and advance your career.
Throughout the course of study, develop the data analytics skills you need to compete in today’s insight-driven market:
Develop consumer personas and segments that provide the framework to deploy targeted and personalized marketing treatments
Build predictive models that forecast individual consumer behaviors and enable proactive marketing communications
Use the web and social media analytic tools to evaluate online interactions and identify new opportunities to generate consumer leads and build even stronger customer relationships
Incorporate best practice digital campaign testing and measurement approaches that accurately assess the ROI of marketing investments
Velawoods English is the perfect way to get you ready for exams like IELTS & TOEFL as it is the only online English course specifically designed for self-study using
Velawoods English is the perfect way to get you ready for exams like IELTS & TOEFL as it is the only online English course specifically designed for self-study using the same complete learning programme linked to international English Language qualifications. It covers all the language skills: Speaking, Listening, Reading, Writing, Grammar & Vocabulary and the syllabus is aligned to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).
This course is ideal if you know no or little English
39 engaging Lessons
100s of interactive practice activities
Unlimited speaking practice
The course tests are linked to internationally recognized qualifications
Certificate of Completion at the end of each course
In-course virtual teacher to explain key language points
Next generation e-learning compatible with Windows, Mac, Android, and iOS
Suitable for learners of all ages especially adult learners
12 months full access
Discover the fascinating world of psychology in our online certificate programme. Over a series of modules created by industry experts, you’ll develop an awareness of the
Our 100% online and part-time CertHE Psychology course introduces students to both subject-specific knowledge and transferable skills. It can be achieved as a stand-alone qualification or used as the first step towards our full BSc (Hons) Psychology degree.
This course introduces the scientific understanding of the mind, brain, behaviour and experience. You’ll also be presented with different perspectives, promoting an appreciation of the real-life applications of psychology. Emphasis will also be placed on the role of empirical evidence in the development and critique of psychological theory, and how this influences the future of research in the discipline.
After this CertHE course, you’ll have an appreciation of the scientific and theoretical underpinnings of psychology including its historical origins, progression and limitations. You’ll also develop an awareness of the variability and diversity of psychological functioning and its significance. Finally, CertHE students will also be able to recognise a range of influences on psychological functioning and how these are conceptualised across three core discipline areas (social psychology, cognitive psychology, and personality and intelligence)....
The online Financial Advising programme allows you to acquire the necessary understanding that will make you a professional qualified to properly advise on current financ
A course accredited by the EFPA (European Financial Planning Association) to prepare for the EIP (European Investment Practitioner) certification exam. With this, you will be able to prove your worth and professionally yield high-level results in the field of banking and consulting which grows mostly in developed countries. The program is offered in an online format.
Credits: 6 ECTS
Duration: 24 Weeks
Methodology: Online with interactive content, virtual classes, and recorded video conferences.
The online Financial Advising program allows you to acquire the necessary understanding that will make you a professional qualified to properly advise on current financial products in compliance with current regulations. This includes, but is not limited to, topics such as:...
Starting every year in spring and fall, the University of Freiburg in cooperation with Fraunhofer offers a series of training modules in the field of Solar Energy Enginee
Starting every year in March and October, the University of Freiburg in cooperation with Fraunhofer offers a series of training modules in the field of Solar Energy Engineering with a focus on photovoltaic technology. The certificate program will be offered in the winter and summer term. Upon successful completion of a module, participants will receive a certificate of attendance granted by the University of Freiburg. The continuing education modules are offered in a blended learning format: a combination of self-learning phases, regular online meetings and attendance phases (campus phases) in Freiburg. During the campus phases, students have the opportunity to network with faculty and fellow students, take exams and put their knowledge into practice in the labs of the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE....
The Johns Hopkins Certificate in Intelligence is designed for students who are interested in intelligence, whether as national security professionals or as citizens and t
The Johns Hopkins Certificate in Intelligence is designed for students who are interested in intelligence, whether as national security professionals or as citizens and taxpayers. It is especially useful for people seeking a job in the Intelligence Community or who are already in it and wish to position themselves for advancement.
The program provides students with an understanding of the ways in which the United States practices intelligence; the purposes to which it puts intelligence; the limits upon intelligence -practical, legal, ethical and theoretical; and the important debates about the issue. The faculty is scholars and practitioners with many years of experience in the field....
You have an idea. You’re passionate about it. You want to tell the whole world about it. It needs to get out there. But how do you get from here to there? That's where th
You have an idea. You’re passionate about it. You want to tell the whole world about it. It needs to get out there. But how do you get from here to there? That's where the Wharton Entrepreneurship Acceleration Program comes in.
Coming up with the idea was the easy part. Now you need the tools to build a team, choose the right legal structure, generate demand, and finance growth. Leveraging Wharton’s strength in data-driven outcomes, we deliver proven techniques for scaling your business.
Does passion matter? Sure, it can pull you through some late nights and big disappointments. But being successful in venture creation means owning a mix of skills that increase the likelihood of success. It’s more than passion. Our faculty brings cross-disciplinary backgrounds to this program, pulling from social psychology, organizational behavior, information technology, finance, and marketing....
Machine learning is having profound effects in many different industries, from financial services to retail to advertising. It is fast becoming a fundamental tool for mak
Machine learning is having profound effects in many different industries, from financial services to retail to advertising. It is fast becoming a fundamental tool for making better decisions in business—decisions driven by data, not gut feelings or guesswork.
Today, every business has access to reams of data, whether it’s operational data, customer data, third party data, or supplier data. The question for decision makers becomes: How can I use this data to make informed predictions, take action, and evaluate the outcomes for future decision making?
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is at the forefront of research and practice for this emerging field within data science. Professor Devavrat Shah, who leads the Department of Statistics and Data Science at MIT, takes learners on a deep dive into what’s possible with machine learning....
The Certified Ethical Hacker(CEH) training course enables students to identify, counter and defend hackers from penetrating networks and gaining access to vital informati
Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
The Certified Ethical Hacker(CEH) training course enables students to identify, counter and defend hackers from penetrating networks and gaining access to vital information. This will allow students to deploy proactive countermeasures and in turn, stay ahead of information security developments and exploited vulnerabilities. With this certification, professionals will gain a valuable credential commanding an average salary of over $100,000 per year. This course is also the prerequisite for the CHFI certification which will expand on the hacking techniques and lead into the area of cyber forensics and investigation. Topics included in this course are: DDOS Attacks, Detection, Policy Creation, Social Engineering, Virus Creation and Buffer Overflows to name a few....
This qualification reflects the job roles of workers in the accounting industry, including BAS Agents and contracts bookkeepers; and of those employees performing bookkee
This qualification reflects the job roles of workers in the accounting industry, including BAS Agents and contracts bookkeepers; and of those employees performing bookkeeping tasks for organisations in a range of industries. It includes preparing and lodging business and instalment activity statements, and providing advice or dealing with the Commissioner on behalf of a taxpayer in relation to activity statements. Individuals in these roles apply theoretical and specialist knowledge and skills to work autonomously and exercise judgement in completing routine and non-routine activities.
This course is nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF)....
The programme gives you everything you need to be a modern HR manager. By the end of your programme, you'll have gained up-to-date industry knowledge, an have an industry
Please note that this is an English language course, and requires a good level of written and spoken English.
This qualification builds on your existing HR expertise and knowledge and is suitable for you if:
you want to develop your career in HR management with a professional qualification
you need to understand the role of HR in the wider organizational context
you have a CIPD Level 3 Foundation qualification and want to develop your professional HR knowledge
The CIPD Level 5 Certificate in HR management is 100% online. You work at your own pace, so you can easily fit studying around other commitments. If you want to get qualified as soon as possible, you can also complete the programme in as little as 4 months!...
Saint Joseph's University offers one of the only online training programs in the world for the popular Wilson Reading System® for students with special needs. Upon comple
Saint Joseph’s University offers one of the only online training programs in the world for the popular Wilson Reading System® for students with special needs. Upon completion of this track, graduates will receive the Wilson Reading System® Certification and be prepared to deliver multi-sensory reading education to students in a variety of settings.
There are many benefits to earning your Wilson Reading System® certification online, such as the ability to:
Achieve your educational goals while meeting your professional obligations
Log into class straight from your laptop or home computer
Work comfortably at your own pace
Take advantage of the ability to connect and work with a vast array of online learners
Conveniently submit assignments electronically