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Check out SMU career-enhancing certificate programs

July 26, 2016

guy with booksDALLAS (SMU) – SMU Continuing and Professional Education will offer 10 fall 2016 professional certificate programs. In addition, a new certificate program in digital analytics will begin in spring 2017.

Registration is open now for these fall and spring programs. These noncredit certificates classes are open to adults, and most take place in the evenings or in five-day boot camp formats, making them convenient for working professionals who want to advance – or change – their careers. The programs are offered on SMU’s main campus or at SMU-in-Plano.

Certificate programs include the following:

  • Boss Boot Camp (Certificate in Supervision Best Practices)
  • Digital Analytics - NEW SPRING 2017
  • Digital Marketing
  • Financial Planning
  • Graphic Design
  • Intelligence Analysis
  • Nonprofit Leadership
  • Paralegal Studies
  • Project Management
  • User Experience Design (UX)
  • Web Design

“Our students range from recent college graduates to experienced professionals who are positioning themselves for a career change. What they all have in common is the desire to learn new skills and earn a credential in areas that are attractive to potential employers,” said Kimberly Rutigliano, director of SMU Continuing and Professional Education. “

Registration and information is available at smu.edu/cape. Other certificates are offered in an online format. Visit the website for details.

Registration for personal enrichment courses opens Wednesday, August 3.

 

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