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A certificate typically builds on a student’s previous education to prepare him or her for further degree studies. This program usually takes from six months to two years to complete. Students can apply the skills they have gained to achieve their goals in their future academic pursuits. What is a certificate in general studies? This credential offers students an ability to develop their com… Read more

A certificate typically builds on a student’s previous education to prepare him or her for further degree studies. This program usually takes from six months to two years to complete. Students can apply the skills they have gained to achieve their goals in their future academic pursuits.

What is a certificate in general studies? This credential offers students an ability to develop their communications skills, whether specifically in English or in general subjects, so they will be ready for the next level of their studies. Often students have a wide range of courses they can study, like economics, tourism, marketing, accounting, science and mathematics. Students can emerge from this program with a general ability to communicate on a variety of topics of interest. Depending on where the program takes place, students may also have an opportunity to learn about the local culture of where they are studying.

Students who earn this certificate can acquire the communication skills necessary to move towards a degree program. They can also acquire organizational skills and an ability to work in a team. These skills are useful for many situations in life.

The cost of a certificate program depends on tuition rates and other fees at the institution of choice. By contacting the admission office of their preferred school, students can get more exact cost estimates.

Students who successfully complete a certificate program in general studies can move forward with their academic dreams. In the long-term this will allow them to become professionals in whatever field they choose to study in their further education, whether it’s becoming a teacher or an economist, marketing consultant, accountant or scientist.

To earn your certificate in general studies, you can attend classes at a local university or one across the planet, or explore online study options. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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European College for Liberal Studies
Barcelona, Spain +5 More

Credits earned with one or more modular courses can be counted towards a certificate or degree.

Credits earned with one or more modular courses can be counted towards a certificate or degree. -
Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
Online
 
Johns Hopkins University, Advanced Academic Programs
Washington, USA

The Johns Hopkins Certificate in Science Writing is a flexible, part-time program of online classes and face-to-face residencies, infused with the prestige, quality, and value ... +

The Johns Hopkins Certificate in Science Writing is a flexible, part-time program of online classes and face-to-face residencies, infused with the prestige, quality, and value of Johns Hopkins University. -
Certificate
Part-time
English
Online
 
University of Technology Sydney
Sydney, Australia

The Graduate Certificate in Science is suitable for those seeking a scientific qualification to assist them to gain entry into science as well as for those who are already emp ... +

The Graduate Certificate in Science is suitable for those seeking a scientific qualification to assist them to gain entry into science as well as for those who are already employed but wish to gain new specialised skills to advance their area of expertise. -
Graduate Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 
Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
Suzhou, China

The Certificate in Industry and Enterprise Tailored Education (IETE) is a pilot programme of XJTLU's SE to develop industry elites - syntegrative elites. The programme provide ... +

The Certificate in Industry and Enterprise Tailored Education (IETE) is a pilot programme of XJTLU's SE to develop industry elites - syntegrative elites. The programme provides students with an additional educational path during their summers to earn career-related qualifications, to integrate and apply knowledge into practice, and to skills for continuous learning and self-adaptation. By enrolling in the program, students will receive cross-disciplinary training so as to enhance a comprehensive mindset, strong managerial skills, entrepreneurship, and intercultural leadership awareness. Upon successful completion of the IETE programme, students will be jointly awarded a certificate by Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University and The University of Liverpool, which will contribute to their career development and graduate school application. -
Certificate
Full-time
English
22 Jun 2020
30 Apr 2020
Campus
 
Phoenix Academy
Perth, Australia

This program is designed for Australian and international students at pre-undergraduate level who need a bridge between previous academic studies and the academic requirements ... +

This program is designed for Australian and international students at pre-undergraduate level who need a bridge between previous academic studies and the academic requirements of Australian universities. The program is a Certificate IV course under the Australian Qualifications Framework. On successful completion of the program, students are eligible for direct entry to Murdoch University, Edith Cowan University, Curtin University & Monash University or other universities of choice at first year level. -
Certificate
Full-time
6 - 12 months
English
Campus
 
European College for Liberal Studies
Barcelona, Spain +5 More

Graduate Certificate in Liberal Studies (12 credits)

Graduate Certificate in Liberal Studies (12 credits) -
Graduate Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
9 - 24 months
English
18 May 2020
Campus
 

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