The Professional Certificate in Digital Media offers a unique opportunity to build a certificate around your interests. Whether you're looking for a career change or to pick up a side job, this certificate will give you the credentials necessary to market your talents. Choose courses that meet your professional interests and career objectives.
Take courses from a variety of different concentrations including Graphic Design, Photography, and Web Design.
Take courses when you can, and in the area you prefer. Successfully complete six courses within 2 years to earn the certificate.
Start a new career & learn to create an engaging user experience across multiple devices!
Web designers are skilled marketing professionals capable of creating a web site to serve as an interactive marketing piece to promote a product or service more effectively than any billboard or magazine ad is capable of doing.
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.October 3-17, 2022, Kettler Hall Rm 148
This course builds upon the foundational and intermediate knowledge presented in the Microsoft Office Excel Beginner and Intermediate courses. Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to perform advanced data analysis, collaborate on workbooks with other users, and automate workbook functionality.November 7-21, 2022, 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, December 5, 2022, 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.October 5-19, 2022, Online Course
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.November 2-16, 2022, Online Course
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.December 7-21, 2022, Online Course
Learn the powerful tools of Adobe InDesign® CC 2022 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.October 26, 2022 to November 16, 2022, Kettler Hall Rm 148
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 5, 2022 to September 20, 2022, 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.October 20, 2022 to December 29, 2022, Online Course
In this comprehensive training course, you'll master skills that open doors to the growing video game industry. By the end of the course, you will have designed and created your own video game for the PC and will stand ready to join a team working on projects with larger scope or pursue independent development.October 24, 2022 to January 23, 2023, Online Course
Small business owners should be using QuickBooks to manage invoices, pay bills, and track expenses. If you want to take control of your business's finances, this course will introduce you to QuickBooks 2019 and teach you the accounting software's more advanced features. Upon completion, you will be equipped to act as your own bookkeeper.October 17, 2022 to November 21, 2022, Online Course
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®.Monday, December 19, 2022, Kettler Hall Rm 148
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.Class not currently open for registration. Click here to be notified of future offerings.