Professional development certificate programs
Build your career
Attend an information session
Learn how a UD certificate program can benefit you
Thursday, August 6, 2015
11 a.m.-2 p.m.
UD Downtown Center, 13 E. 8th St., Wilmington
This information session is free, and all walk-in attendees are welcome. Please drop in anytime from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. to learn more about professional development certificate programs.
Certificate programs combine practical, concentrated study of a specific professional area to help you . . .
- change careers
- explore a new field
- gain credentials to advance in your job
- acquire practical new skills and knowledge
University of Delaware certificate program faculty and adjunct instructors combine strong academic credentials with extensive real-world experience in management, training, and the professions. They bring a wealth of experience gained from working and/or consulting with Fortune 500 companies, small businesses, and not-for-profit organizations.
Gateway to gainful employment and college degrees
Research by Georgetown University’s Center on Education and the Workforce recently called certificate programs a gateway to gainful employment and college degrees. “Certificates are a homegrown American invention and are expanding rapidly in response to a wide range of educational and labor market demands,” reported the researchers. A major finding of the study is that the postsecondary certificate has become a cost-effective tool for increasing educational attainment and gainful employment in the U.S. Read more about the earning power of education.
Leadership and development opportunities—part of your certificate program
With a University of Delaware professional development program, you get up-to-the-minute, practical knowledge in the field, plus, all programs provide you rich and robust tools to power up your career and gain an edge for your career success.
- Way2Wow E-Leadership Module
- Career exploration with a UD advisor
- Skills coaching with a professional career coach
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- Telehealth in Delaware
- Socially Responsible and Sustainable Business—Online Short Courses
- Social Media Marketing Strategy Certificate
- Senior Fitness Training Specialist Certificate
- SAT test prep workshops
- RN Refresher Online
- Project Management Professional (PMP) Examination Prep Class
- Project Management Certificate
- Project Management Boot Camp at the Beach
- Paralegal Certificate
- Medical Aspects of Sports Seminar
- LSAT test prep workshops
- Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certificate
- Improving Health Care Processes
- Health Care Risk Management Online
- GRE test prep workshops
- Essentials of Clinical Sleep Health and Education Online
- Clinical Trials Management Certificate
- Certified Occupational Safety Specialist (COSS) Course
- Certificate of Business Essentials
- Business Analyst Certificate
- Analytics: Optimizing Big Data Certificate
- Advanced Paralegal Certificate
- ACT test prep workshop