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A certificate is a qualification that many students seek to obtain during their higher education career. Most certificates require less time to earn than a degree does, but allow students to demonstrate a specialty in a specific subject. Certificates can be obtained on their own or in conjunction with another degree, and are offered in many different areas.

What is a Certificate in Technology Studies? This type of certification indicates that a student has obtained expertise in one or more fields of technology, including technology management, health technology, information technology, technological systems, and even plumbing. Students may study a variety of different subjects, including computer science, information theory, data modeling, business strategy, and trade-specific skills.

There are many benefits available to those who obtain a Certificate in Technology. In most cases, a certificate is less expensive than a full degree. Students may find that their job prospects are enhanced after they have completed the required courses. A technology certificate can help demonstrate a specialty in a certain subject and can provide important employment qualifications.

The cost of obtaining a certificate in technology varies widely depending on the institution chosen, the specific program, and whether the student learns online or on campus. Those who wish to pursue a certificate in technology should get in touch with potential schools for current information regarding tuition, fees and the cost of books.

Many jobs can be pursued after earning a Certificate in Technology. Such jobs include careers in information systems and technology management. Certificate program graduates might also have luck finding employment in other occupations that involve science and technology. Certificate program graduates may even be qualified to pursue technical careers in special areas.

If you’d like to earn a Certificate in Technology, start today. 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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52 Results in Technology Studies

University of Law Online

Our PGCert in Legal Technology is available for both law and non-law graduates, providing you with an insight into this rapidly developing area. You will learn the basics ... [+]

PGCert Legal Technology - Part time

Our PGCert in Legal Technology is available for both law and non-law graduates, providing you with an insight into this rapidly developing area. You will learn the basics of this exciting and often disruptive technology in a legal context and the regulation which is being formed around it.

Course Requirements Students must possess an undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in any subject at 2:2 or above. [-]
United Kingdom UK Online
January 2020
Part-time
34 weeks
Online
Informatics Academy

This programme is designed to develop the students’ foundation skills in Numeracy, Technology and Literacy, thereby enhancing their performance for both academic and non- ... [+]

Programme Overview

This programme is designed to develop the students’ foundation skills in Numeracy, Technology and Literacy, thereby enhancing their performance for both academic and non-academic endeavours. It effectively prepares students for the intellectual demands and skills set required at degree level.

Delivery Model

Combination of lectures, tutorials and workshops in a classroom environment at Informatics Academy campus. Lessons are typically in blocks of 3-hour sessions.

Intakes Full-Time: January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December Part-Time: The course is not offered in 2018. Please inquire for more details. Modules Synopses Numeracy Skills – LMA001
 Technology Skills – LCT001 Literacy Skills – LLG001 Fees Domestic Students International Students Course Fee Full-time S$ 2,140.00 S$ 2,140.00 Part-time NIL* NA ... [-]
Singapore
October 2019
Full-time
Part-time
6 months
Campus
Lorain County Community College

This program focuses on the design, application, installation, operations, and maintenance of computer networking and digital communications technologies. Along with a ge ... [+]

One Year Certificate: Computer Engineering Technology – Application Integration Specialist

The computer engineering technology – computing applications specialist certificate provides graduates with the skills necessary to design and implement software and hardware interfaces and networking of equipment with computers, computing devices and communication systems for a variety of industrial sectors including health care, law enforcement, manufacturing, logistics/transportation, and other sectors. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College’s University Partnership.’

This program focuses on the design, application, installation, operations, and maintenance of computer networking and digital communications technologies. Along with a general electronics background, you’ll work with both software and hardware for computers and communications systems. Real-world experience with industry-specific equipment is emphasized, giving you the knowledge to work in your preferred industry and field.... [-]

USA Elyria
August 2020
Full-time
1 year
Campus
Tufts University - School of Engineering

This four-course, graduate-level Computer Science certificate program will update your skills and broaden your knowledge in computer science. ... [+]

This four-course, graduate-level Computer Science certificate program will update students' skills and broaden their knowledge in computer science. Computer science certification courses are transferable into the Tufts M.S. program upon acceptance to that program.

The Computer Science certificate requires four graduate-level courses in Computer Science. Completion of the certificate requires grades of B- or better in all courses.

Application Requirements Application Fee Resume/CV Personal Statement Official TOEFL or IELTS, if applicable Transcripts 1 Letter of Recommendation [-]
USA Medford
January 2020
Full-time
Part-time
Campus
Universidad Cenfotec

This program in Data Analytics / Big Data Certificate offered by Universidad Cenfotec in partnership with XTOL Corp. is an immersive online program that will teach you ho ... [+]

Online courses, with expert mentors.

Our courses are totally online, but they are not like the online courses you have seen. You will not be watching boring videos and taking tests; You will learn by doing, with the help of expert mentors who are always available to provide meaningful advice and feedback on your work.

The Data Analytics / Big Data Certificate program is designed by universities: Carnegie Mellon, Northwsetern and Yale.

The program is designed for people who focus on making decisions based on data. The student will learn how to analyze structured and unstructured data, interpret those results to extract value, communicate them to decision makers and other non-technical audiences.... [-]

Costa Rica San José
October 2019
Part-time
1 - 10 months
Online
North Iowa Area Community College

The Software Applications Specialist Certificate is designed to expose students to Microsoft software. These courses are business electives and may apply to diplomas or d ... [+]

Software Applications Specialist Certificate

The Software Applications Specialist Certificate is designed to expose students to Microsoft software.

These courses are business electives and may apply to diplomas or degrees. Many of these courses are offered on an arranged basis or online.

Career Opportunities

Successful graduates can find job opportunities in the following areas:

Software Specialist Help Desk Support [-]
USA Mason City
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
Campus
Online
University of Bradford

The Certificate of International Foundation Studies is a pre-degree access foundation year programme designed specifically for international students who do not have the ... [+]

The Certificate of International Foundation Studies is a pre-degree access foundation year programme designed specifically for international students who do not have the necessary qualifications for registration directly onto a degree course.

Unlike many foundation year courses, successful completion of this programme will enable you to progress onto a wide range of the University's undergraduate degrees. You can study modules that meet the entry requirements for courses in health, nursing, computer science, media, social sciences, business, and law.

The programme enables you to communicate and study effectively at the undergraduate level. We will help you to develop:

advanced English language skills (both general and subject-specific English) higher level study skills subject related knowledge ... [-]
United Kingdom Bradford
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Full-time
1 year
Campus
UC Berkeley Extension

Learn to collect, process, analyze and interpret data in order to develop actionable business insights. Expand your skills by learning how to leverage statistics, data mi ... [+]

Overview

Learn to collect, process, analyze and interpret data in order to develop actionable business insights. Expand your skills by learning how to leverage statistics, data mining and big data to develop strategies in marketing, retail, health care, finance, and other fields. Take courses during the day or evening.

Program Structure

Learn to perform advanced data wrangling, data mining, statistical modeling and machine learning on large data sets.

Receive a certificate upon completion and be eligible for an internship.

Length 1 semester Format Full time Prerequisite 3 Year undergrad Internship Option Yes Award Certificate Cost $11,000, plus $3,000 for optional internship Prerequisites ... [-]
USA Berkeley
January 2020
Full-time
1 semester
Campus
Johns Hopkins University, Advanced Academic Programs

The Johns Hopkins Certificate in Government Analytics curriculum provides students with foundational skills in statistical analysis and the opportunity to develop experti ... [+]

The Johns Hopkins Certificate in Government Analytics curriculum provides students with foundational skills in statistical analysis and the opportunity to develop expertise in a specialty area, including advanced statistics, geospatial analysis, political behavior, and public policy analysis and public management.

No prior coursework in quantitative methods is necessary. The program welcomes students from diverse academic backgrounds who are committed to acquiring expertise in the field of analytics.

Our students come from diverse academic and professional backgrounds, with upwards of 90 percent working full time—on Capitol Hill, for government agencies, and in the private and non-profit sector. The Certificate in Government Analytics enables many of our students to make a profound and exciting impact on their careers—and the political system.... [-]

USA Washington
January 2020
Part-time
1 - 5 years
Online
Engineering Institute Of Technology

This course is for engineers and technicians who need to have a practical knowledge of selection, installation, and commissioning of industrial instrumentation and contro ... [+]

Course at a Glance Code: CIP Course Length: 3 Months (part-time) Course taught in English In this interactive 3 month LIVE ONLINE course, you will learn: Instrumentation terms, concepts, diagrams and symbols How to implement an instrument and wiring number system An overview of the use of PLCs in industrial applications Pressure sources and the basic terms of pressure measurement Level measurement and the basics associated with it Temperature measurement and the variously associated transducers Flow measurement techniques Control valve principles and common valve types New technologies such as smart instrumentation and fieldbus How to integrate a complete system (considering instrumentation and total errors) as well as selection criteria, commissioning and testing An overview of HMI, SCADA and DCS systems Different tuning rules Latest ISO requirements for a company HAZOP studies About reliability centered maintenance and spare parts analysis To appreciate factory and site acceptance testing Considerations for building in-house panels and installations Overview ... [-]
Australia Perth Melbourne Bentley
March 2020
Part-time
3 months
Online
University of California, Irvine - Division of Continuing Education

Highly successful businesses know that they can no longer rely solely on their product or service to grow; they must leverage their data to better understand their custom ... [+]

Overview

Highly successful businesses know that they can no longer rely solely on their product or service to grow; they must leverage their data to better understand their customers and learn from the collective experiences of their organizations to remain competitive.

UC Irvine’s 3-month post-graduate level Accelerated Certificate Program (ACP) in Data Science & Predictive Analytics for Business Professionals provides individuals the skills needed to effectively collect and manage Big Data and perform data-driven discovery and prediction, extracting value and competitive intelligence for their organizations.

Benefits Learn from industry experts to utilize a combination of science, art, and business techniques to deliver new insights and competitive intelligence Develop strategies and skills to effectively collect and manage Big Data and perform data-driven discovery and prediction Optimize marketing campaigns and website behavior to increase customer responses and conversions Integrate powerful and traditionally untapped sources of information including social data, unstructured text, and big data sets Define business goals, prepare data, develop and verify predictive models, and deploy and refine predictive models Develop actionable plans to increase sales, reduce marketing costs, and improve customer retention Gain a competitive edge in the global job market through an internship in a U.S. company Who Should Attend ... [-]
USA Irvine
Open Enrollment
Full-time
3 months
Campus
Barking & Dagenham College

You can study on this two-year Higher National Diploma and go straight into work, or use it as preparation for moving on to university to study for a degree in computing. ... [+]

Are you interested in a career in computing?

With Canary Wharf and Tech City in east London, studying with us means you are in prime position to make the most of opportunities right on your doorstep.

Our HNC Computing programme is designed to help you develop both the technical and ‘softer’ skills that are increasingly sought by employers. The course covers digital hardware design, network engineering, coding, web development, robotics, business analysis, and database administration, as well as numerous other sought-after skills.

On completion of the HNC, you could progress to the HND, which is also offered at Barking & Dagenham College.

What will I learn?

You will learn the major specialisms in computing.... [-]

United Kingdom Dagenham
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Full-time
1 year
Campus
Unity College Australia

This program provides the hands-on technical foundation for a range of IT Diploma courses. This course also suits ICT graduates who want to improve their practical skills ... [+]

Course Outline AIMS

To develop knowledge and skills in the use of Information and Communications Technology (ICT). This course gets students inside the ICT – no longer are the users. This program provides the hands-on technical foundation for a range of IT Diploma courses.

This course also suits ICT graduates who want to improve their practical skills in the PC and server area and those with practical skills who want to gain a formal Australian qualification in IT.

OUTCOMES

This course in ICT provides students with the necessary skills for the following purposes:

To undertake work as an ICT technician To undertake work in a range of ICT support roles (e.g. user, operations, PC, technical and/or client) To facilitate access to employment, including setting up a small business As a precursor to higher level studies. OVERVIEW ... [-]
Australia Queanbeyan
January 2020
1 semester
Campus
Utica College Online

The online Cyber Network Defense Certificate teaches computer hardware and peripherals, and foundational information security principles to utilize cyber defense tools an ... [+]

The Certificate in Cyber Network Defense provides the foundational skills to apply defensive measures to networks and information systems. Students gain an understanding of computer hardware and system software. The program teaches all aspects of information security including technical security, communications security, encryption, personnel security and operations, and security. The legal, technical, and ethical aspects of computer network investigations will be covered. In addition, students will gain an understanding of malware threats and will perform hands-on vulnerability assessment and penetration testing.

The Cyber Network Defense Certificate will also help prepare students to take advantage of testing for these professional certifications:... [-]

USA Utica
January 2020
Part-time
1 year
Online
edX

Chatbots are one of the most exciting and in-demand topics in tech, and virtual assistants have become pervasive in our lives. Businesses around the world are increasingl ... [+]

Learn the tools and skills needed to build smart chatbots, an emerging technology that is transforming the customer experience.

Chatbots are one of the most exciting and in-demand topics in tech, and virtual assistants have become pervasive in our lives.

We use the likes of Alexa, Siri, and Google every day to get answers quickly. However, the true potential and economic benefits of chatbots lie in businesses using these conversational AI technologies to acquire and support customers around the clock.

Businesses around the world are increasingly showing an interest in chatbots’ potential for cost-saving and improving customer service availability.

This program is intended to teach you the fundamentals of this emerging technology. In particular, you’ll learn how to build useful chatbots for businesses and how to deploy them to their sites. We’ll also cover how you can build a business out of chatbot building, taking advantage of the lucrative opportunities available to pioneers in this space.... [-]

USA Cambridge
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Full-time
Part-time
6 - 9 weeks
Online