Over the last few months, we've been working hard to create new programs in order to give our students even more flexibility and expertise.
In addition to our 17 existing programs - Cybersecurity & Information Technology (IT), Digital Marketing & Web Design, Digital Marketing & Animation, Project Management Professional (PMP/CAPM), Science & Technology Exploration Program (STEP), Open Career Studies, Office Administration & Support Technologies, (Big) Data Analytics & Business Intelligence, Advanced Manufacturing, Production Technologies, Mechanical Engineering Technologies, Mechanical Engineering Review, Mechanical Design Technologies, Creo Mechanical Design Applications Specialist, SolidWorks Mechanical Design Applications Specialist, Inventor Mechanical Design Applications Specialist, and Revit Architectural Design Applications Specialist - we've also added 17 new programs to our offerings.
Digital Marketing Applications Specialist
With advancements in social media and technology, Digital Marketing has proven to be one of the most crucial disciplines for business growth and increased sales. Master content creation using the most in-demand programs and platforms in the digital marketing discipline - including Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, WordPress, InDesign, Google Ads, and Google Analytics. Learn how to use the tools to create your own eye-catching websites, optimize social media platforms, create marketing content like brochures, blog posts, newsletters, posters, animations, videos, digital art, and more.
Graphic Design Applications Specialist
The digital world is rapidly expanding - creating endless new opportunities, career paths, certifications, and workplace advancements. Our Graphic Design Applications Specialist program helps you explore all of the necessary applications throughout the graphic design world. For those who are new to the graphic design industry, you'll learn various discipline specific skills needed to effectively use graphics design tools - such as art fundamentals, digital painting, and much more. If you're already experienced in the industry, you may choose to explore advanced Adobe skills, high-level WordPress techniques, state-of-the-art rendering software, and more.
Graphic Design Technologies
Throughout this comprehensive program, you’ll analyze all of the topics necessary to dive into the expansive world of graphic design – including graphic creation, web design, digital painting, user interface (UI), user experience (UX), art fundamentals, and much more. The program will first emphasize fundamentals, tips, best practices, industry rules, basic topics, and industry-standard programs. Once the basics are mastered, dive deeper into topics ranging from graphic design theory to logo design, character design, motion graphics, video game concept art, video editing & production, 3D digital sculpting & modeling, marketing psychology, and more.
Manufacturing Applications Specialist
Our Manufacturing Applications Specialist program focuses on attaining or updating application level skills used by companies in managing, improving, and automating their core manufacturing and production processes. In this program, you'll learn industry-standard CAD tools employed throughout many manufacturing environments for creating assembly documentation and drawings for required changes, redesigning for manufacturability/assembly, and documenting the as-manufactured/as-built status of shipped products.
Data Analytics Applications Specialist
The proliferation of data across all sectors of the global economy has given rise to the booming field of Data Analytics. Data is transforming and powering business everywhere - from hospitals and cities to higher education and corporations. The Data Analytics Applications Specialist program focuses on attaining and updating applications level skills utilized throughout the Data Analytics and Data Science fields. In this program, you'll learn industry-standard analysis tools used in data technologies environments.
Data Science & Machine Learning Technologies
Big Data is everywhere - and as individuals generate a growing volume of data, the skills required to manage that data are simultaneously growing in demand. Companies are searching for qualified candidates who possess both a deep understanding of the mechanics of working with data, and the capacity to communicate the data-driven insights. This program explores the fields of Natural Language Processing (NLP), Machine Vision, Deep Learning, Data Wrangling & Visualization, Statistics, SQL, and much more.
Software Engineering Technologies
This flexible program was designed to accommodate individuals of all skill levels - from beginner to advanced. For those new to software technologies, the program will begin with basic programming best practices to ensure you are properly prepared to learn and manage advanced software functions. Coursework and labs teach and prepare students to obtain industry-recognized certifications from major industry players such as Microsoft, Amazon (AWS), and Oracle. Unlike most learning institutions whose programs focus on one language, our Software Engineering Technologies program allows you to select multiple learning tracks from all the major languages and tools, further increasing your opportunities in the job market.
GIS & Digital Cartography
The GIS & Digital Cartography program is geared towards teaching required disciplines and applications used by individuals throughout this field. A cartographer, or mapmaker, “digitally” illustrates the visualization of data with some spatial dimension. GIS is a model of such data in a computer environment. Using GIS, you can simplify, focus, or generalize information in maps with multimedia and annotation. With the massive investments in infrastructure funding, those knowledgeable in GIS Technology are poised to benefit from this economic opportunity.
Information Technology (IT) Essentials
This flexible program was designed to upskill individuals that are interested in entering the field of Information Technology (IT). The program begins by touching upon basic IT skills to ensure you are properly prepared to learn more advanced IT functions. This program also prepares you for a role as an IT Support Technician - covering topics such as building technology skills, computer components, PC maintenance and performance, Windows 10, macOS Sierra for IT Administrators, IT Service Desk careers, and more.
Cloud Computing Technologies
Our cutting-edge Cloud Computing Technologies program is designed to provide comprehensive training within the world of Cloud Computing, concentrating on Microsoft Azure and Amazon AWS environments. Our program begins by preparing you for the CompTIA Cloud+ industry-recognized certification. Then, the program dives into topics such as cloud computing core concepts, public vs. private cloud platforms, cloud security, Azure, AWS, Google Cloud Platform, and Cloud Computing careers.
Windows Desktop & Server Administration Technologies
Our Windows Desktop & Server Administration Technologies program zeros in on the backend operations of a computing environment, starting with desktop computer hardware, operating systems, servers in a data center, and the how they all work together to deliver the front-end applications utilized by company personnel. Begin with core coursework preparing you for the Microsoft Windows 10 Certification Exam & Microsoft Windows Managing Modern Desktops Certification Exam. Following this, you'll be introduced to the Windows Server Administration Certification Prep Track - covering Windows Server, installation, configuration, storage services, maintaining servers, DNS, DHCP, IP Addressing, remote access solutions, advanced networking features, Active Directory, and more.
Microsoft (Office) 365 Administration Technologies
Our Microsoft (Office) 365 Administration Technologies program provides extensive training on the management and deployment of the cloud-based suite of Microsoft (Office) 365 business applications. The program begins with a course on getting started with Microsoft 365 - diving into new features of Office 365, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, Teams, Planner, OneNote, and OneDrive for Business. As always, you'll also get the opportunity to dive into your choice of various industry-recognized certifications.
Network Administration Technologies
This comprehensive program offers in-depth training on the management and deployment of the network infrastructure within a business environment. It begins with a course on Network Administration, covering network foundations, network troubleshooting, subnetting, IP addressing, Network Media (LANs), Network Media (WANs), protocols, Cisco Networking, Python, and more. You'll also get the opportunity to prepare for the CompTIA Network+ Certification Exam, an industry-recognized certification that greatly boosts chances of excelling in the workforce.
IT Help Desk Support Technologies
Our flexible IT Help Desk Support Technologies program is geared towards individuals interested in entering the field of end user IT support. This program kicks off by introducing basic computer operating skills, along with customer service techniques and best practices. In preparing you for a role as an IT Help Desk Support Technician, you'll also cover topics such as Windows 10, PC maintenance, PC performance, foundations of communication, time management, conflict resolution, CompTIA A+ certification preparation, and more.
Building & Construction Design Applications Specialist
Our Building & Construction Design Applications Specialist program teaches the required applications employed throughout the building and construction trades, including architectural and civil design roles. Modern infrastructure upgrade requirements are putting a strain on the availability of existing resources with these skills - which are in extremely high demand. Existing technologies and tools available are also rapidly expanding - creating large gaps between current skillsets and the knowledge required today to meet current infrastructure demands. Throughout this comprehensive program, we will explore all of the subject matter and applications necessary in these industries.
Civil Design Technologies
Our Civil Design Technologies program was created to educate students on all of the required skills essential to the Civil Design industry. Modern infrastructure upgrade requirements strain the availability of existing resources with these high-demand skills. Simultaneously, technologies and tools are also rapidly expanding and changing, resulting in workplace skills gaps. In this program, you’ll dive into subject matter, best practices, tips, and applications necessary to enter the expansive world of Civil Design.
Architectural Design Technologies
Our Architectural Design Technologies program is geared towards teaching essential skills for the Architectural Design industry. First, the program focuses on the primary discipline specific subjects including the Architectural Design Process & Project Type Basics, Architectural Graphics and Sketching, Physics, Construction Math Foundations, Trigonometry, Precalculus, Statics for Civil & Architectural Designers, Strength of Materials, Soil Mechanics, Structural Steel Design Principles, Surveying, Concrete Technology, Reinforced Concrete Fundamentals, and Foundation Engineering & Design. The program will then finish off with various related topics of your choice.
All of our programs can be designed for a range of skill levels - from absolute beginners to current industry specialists. All of our programs are still eligible for our Funding Options. Stay tuned for additional program information in the upcoming weeks on each program. We've expanded & enhanced all of our programs in order to provide you with the knowledge and skillset you need to excel - regardless of your industry.