In today’s fast-paced job market, keeping your skills up-to-date has never been more important. One of the most convenient ways to refresh your skillset is through earning an online Professional Certificate. That’s why Columbia College Chicago Online has created two new Professional Certificates that will be launching for the first time on Monday, January 13.
The American Sign Language Professional Certificate and iOS App Design & Development Professional Certificate were designed specifically for busy students and working professionals who are looking for a elevate their careers. Both certificates are fully online and competitively priced. Keep reading for more information about the certificates and how you can reserve your spot today.
American Sign Language Professional Certificate
From education and healthcare to technology and customer service, learning American Sign Language gives you the ability to connect with the Deaf community while elevating your career. Knowing ASL can also help you communicate with Deaf family members while opening up new creative opportunities.
Online ASL students get the benefit of learning from interactive lectures and weekly virtual tutoring sessions. Courses are also built and taught by world-renowned Deaf faculty from Columbia College Chicago, which provide a rare opportunity to learn from native speakers and ASL performers.
In this 3-course certificate, students begin with the basics in the Foundations course to develop fundamental skills. After completing the Foundations course, students continue building vocabulary and signing skills through two Intermediate-level courses and walk away with the ability to communicate in the dynamic language of ASL. Courses included in this certificate are:
- Foundations of American Sign Language
- Intermediate American Sign Language
- Intermediate American Sign Language II
iOS App Design and Development
Knowing how to code and develop mobile applications will give you a competitive in almost any industry. As the demand for mobile technology continues to increase, so will the need for developers and coders with the right expertise.
In the iOS App Design and Development Professional Certificate, students will learn coding and app design skills that employers are actively hiring for. This comprehensive certificate teaches the basics of Apple’s Swift coding language and provides firsthand experience designing and prototyping mobile applications.
By completing all three courses, students learn how to conceptualize and create their own apps for iOS to build out a creative or professional portfolio. Courses included in this certificate are:
Enrollment is currently open for the next term beginning Monday, January 13. For any questions about registration or how you can save 10% off your certificate, contact one of our Student Advisors at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 312-369-5646.