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R is a programming language and a free software environment for statistical computing and graphics. The R language is widely used in data science and statistics, machine learning, and data analytics.


August 27, 2021 to September 24, 2021, Kettler Hall, Room 216
Excel can help you organize, calculate, analyze, revise, update and present your data in ways that will help the decision makers in your organization steer you in the right direction. This course aims to provide you with the foundational Excel knowledge and skills necessary to begin the journey.


August 16-30, 2021, Kettler Hall Rm 148
This course builds upon the foundational knowledge presented in the Microsoft Office Excel Beginner course and will help start you down the road to creating advanced workbooks and worksheets that can help deepen your understanding of organizational intelligence.


September 13-27, 2021, Kettler Hall Rm 148
Advances in technology have made it possible to store ever increasing amounts of data. Along with this, the need to analyze that data and gain actionable insight is greater than ever. Being able to harness the power of advanced PivotTable features and create PivotCharts will help you to gain a competitive edge.


Monday, October 18, 2021, Kettler Hall Rm 148
Prerequisite: Basic knowledge of Excel®. To gain a truly competitive edge, you need to be able to extract actionable organizational intelligence from your raw data. In other words, when you have questions about your data, you need to know how to get Excel® to provide the answers for you.


Monday, November 15, 2021, Kettler Hall Rm 148
Prerequisite: Knowledge of Microsoft®Office products and the internet. This course will allow students to design their own websites using the latest version of HTML. The skills will adapt to other programs, such as Dreamweaver and WordPress Basic.


August 18, 2021 to September 1, 2021, Kettler Hall Rm 148
Prerequisites: Knowledge of the Internet and Windows®, HTML 5.0: Basic. Interactive web pages allow more effective communication with your audience. In this fast-paced course, students will explore effective Web site planning, as well as learn how to build interactive forms,embed audio and video files, and use advanced features.


September 8-29, 2021, Kettler Hall Rm 148
Prerequisite: Knowledge of HTML. In this course, you will use Adobe®Dreamweaver® Creative Cloud to create web pages, focusing on the content, styling, and design. Dreamweaver Creative Cloud allows users to create clean web-standard code with visual editing tools. You will also maintain and administer your website with Dreamweaver's site and page management tools.


October 6-20, 2021, Kettler Hall Rm 148
Recommended Prerequisite: Adobe Dreamweaver® Creative Cloud: Part I and knowledge of HTML. This advanced course will teach users to enhance web pages by means of adding advanced functions such as navigational controls, media elements, and forms. In this course, users will create fluid CSS layouts, implement mobile integration techniques, and share files over a server to work in a collaborative manner.


October 27, 2021 to November 17, 2021, Kettler Hall Rm 148
Learn the fundamental features of Adobe Photoshop® CC 2020 that will allow you to explore layout and design tools to help you create exciting and dynamic images.


September 7-28, 2021, Online Course
Learn the powerful tools of Adobe Illustrator® CC 2020, the industry standard vector drawing and illustration program. From creating line art and logos to graphic layouts and finished illustrations, this course will cover the fundamental tools needed to use this program productively.


October 12, 2021 to November 2, 2021, Online Course
Learn the powerful tools of Adobe InDesign® CC 2020 used to create posters, flyers, brochures, magazines, and books. This course will explore how to create documents for print or web, covering topics such as multi-page setup, creating paragraph and character styles, and tips and tricks to make your documents look well designed and professional.


November 16, 2021 to December 7, 2021, Online Course
CompTIA's A+ certification is the top credential for associate-level IT professionals. This 100% online course will prepare you for CompTIAA+ certification exams 220-1001 and 220-1002. You'll learn how to install and configure operating systems, expand IT security, troubleshoot software and other common operational procedures.


July 1, 2021 to December 31, 2021, Online Course
CompTIA calls the A+, Network+ and Security+ sequence a "stacked" credential that validates baseline skills in the three disciplines: devices, networks, and security. Each individual certification is considered an independent signal of competence in the area it addresses.


July 1, 2021 to December 31, 2021, Online Course
Front-end developers strike a balance between art and science, combining code - HTML, CSS, and Javascript - with visual design principles to create a great user experience. This 100% online course will put you on the fast track to starting an entry-level career as a front-end web developer. By course completion, you'll put your HTML, CSS, and JavaScript skills to practice building the front-end of a website for your professional portfolio.


July 1, 2021 to December 31, 2021, Online Course
Prerequisite: Basic knowledge of Excel®. Excel® 2019 includes a range of features that enable you to automate a wide variety of workbook tasks.

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Prerequisite: Basic knowledge of Excel®. This course will help you develop the ability to create the advanced functions and formulas you need to perform complex calculations in Excel®.

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Prerequisite: Basic knowledge of Excel®. This course will help you interpret your Excel® data and organize it to create charts and graphs. It will enable you to show your data in a more visually appealing way.

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This is an introductory course in music/audio recording and production, including Avid Pro Tools User Certification. Topics will include a review of the physics of sound, critical/technical listening and analysis, microphones, digital audio, Pro Tools DAW fundamentals, and basic audio signal flow. Students will be required to create music recording projects.

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