Gain the in-demand skills you need to break into a new career field like information technology or data science. No degree or prior experience is required to get started.
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHT IT support is projected to grow 10% between 2018 and 2028 — faster than the average of all other occupations, BLS (2019)
Overview Your launchpad to a career in IT. This program is designed to take beginner learners to job readiness in about six months.
This program is for Anyone that wants to start a new career in IT support. No experience is necessary.
Related Job Roles IT Support Specialist, Technical Support Engineer, Desktop Support Engineer, IT Support Engineer, Technical Support Specialist, IT Desktop Support
Hiring Consortium Bank of America, Best Buy, Cognizant, GE Digital, H&R Block, Hulu, Infosys, Intel, Sprint, The Home Depot, Walmart, Google and more.
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHT Companies are investing heavily in social media marketing. Advertising spend on social networks is expected to reach more than $43 billion by the end of 2020, Burning Glass (2020).
Overview Companies are vying for a presence on Social Media and looking for people who can help them create it. After completing the program, you'll have a work portfolio, a Coursera, and a Facebook certification you can share with potential employers.
This program is for Students eager to get an entry role in social media marketing and marketers who want to brush up on their social media marketing skills.
Related Job Roles This program prepares learners to become job-ready for an entry-level role in Social Media Marketing. Social Media Manager, Social Media Specialist, Social Media Coordinator, Social Media Strategist, Digital Media Specialist.
Hiring Partners Havas Media, IPG Reprise, WPP, L'ange Hair, Snow Teeth Whitening, Whalar, Vayner Media, Freelancer, Thrive Digital, Ruggable, Major Tom, and GrowTal.
Prerequisites To be successful in this program you should feel comfortable navigating online and have a Facebook or Instagram account.
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHT The number of data analyst jobs will grow 20% by 2028 - far faster than the 5% average (US Bureau of Labor Statistics).
Overview This certificate equips you with the core principles of data analysis and visualization. Upon completion you will have acquired a portfolio of projects to showcase your skills to potential employers, and jump into an entry level position.
This program is for This course is intended for those who want to get ready for a job in the highly in demand Data Analytics and Data Science professions, or those who want to advance their current careers with Data Analysis skills.
Related Job Roles The IBM Data Analyst Professional Certificate provides you with the skills for an entry level Data Analyst position such as a Junior Data Analyst or Associate Data Analyst.
Prerequisites This program does not require any prior programming or statistical skills, and is suitable for learners with or without college degrees. All you need to get started is basic computer literacy, high school math, comfort working with numbers, and the willingness to self-learn online.
Salesforce and SV Academy
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHT The Sales Development Representative role is the 7th fastest-growing job on LinkedIn.
Overview This course prepares high-potential job seekers from diverse backgrounds with the skills to succeed as an entry-level Sales Development Representative (SDR). No coding required!
This program is for Anyone looking to launch and grow their career in the tech industry. If you’re an ambitious problem-solver and communicator who thrives in high-energy environments to achieve concrete goals, tech sales will be an endlessly rewarding career.
Related Job Roles Sales Development Representative, Junior-level tech sales position
Prerequisites No previous tech industry experience is required, but you should feel comfortable working with computers, be willing to develop new technical skills, and be excited to collaborate with others to problem-solve and communicate solutions.
Overview Gain the latest job-ready skills and techniques covering a wide array of data science topics. Complete hands-on projects in the IBM Cloud using real data science tools and real-world data sets.
This program is for Anyone interested in developing skills and experience to pursue a career in Data Science. It is suitable for both learners who are entering the workforce and industry professionals looking to up-skill/re-skill and enter the exciting field of Data Science.
Related Job Roles Data Scientist, Data Analyst, ML Engineer, Data Science Analyst
Hiring Partners IBM
Prerequisites No prior computer science, programming, or statistics knowledge required to get started.
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHT With 504,000 U.S. cybersecurity openings, Cybersecurity Analyst is the 2nd most commonly requested job. Cyberseek (2020)
Overview Get prepared for the first step in an exciting cybersecurity career. Hands-on labs and instruction on cutting-edge security practices will enable you to become job-ready for a cybersecurity analyst role, projected to grow 32% between now and 2028.
This program is for If you are curious, motivated to investigate and seek out solutions to problems, looking for job security, and a career with room for advancement, learning the skills to become a cybersecurity analyst is for you.
Related Job Roles Cybersecurity Analyst, Cybersecurity Specialist/Technician, Threat Monitoring Analyst, Cyber Defense Analyst
Prerequisites No previous knowledge in cybersecurity or workforce experience is required, but you should feel comfortable working with computers, be willing to develop new technical skills, and be excited to collaborate with others to problem-solve and communicate solutions.
Arizona State University
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHT Learn how to teach English at home or abroad. Meets all standards outlined by the TESOL International Association.
Overview You will receive an ASU Professional Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages. Be ready to get a job teaching English!
This program is for This course is designed for anyone who wants to teach English anywhere in the world. If you want to become a teacher, polish your teaching skills, or add a credential to your resume, this is the course for you! Get certified by a nationally-ranked university.
Related Job Roles Teacher in a school or language institute, online teacher, literacy mentor for a non-native English speaker, English tutor, English specialist for refugees
Prerequisites We recommend an English proficiency level of B2 on the CEFR. If you are looking for a position in an established school, they often require a bachelor's degree in addition to a TESOL Certificate.
Build your skills and advance your career in high-demand fields like cloud architecture, applied AI, and more. Many programs also provide a pathway to industry-recognized certification.
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHT LinkedIn ranked “data scientist” the No. 1 most promising job in the U.S. based on job openings, salary, and career advancement opportunities (2019).
Overview Drive the growth of machine learning skills through the use of business scenarios and technical know-how, participants in this program will learn how to build and evaluate different types of machine learning models to address business opportunities.
This program is for Aspiring Data Scientists
Related Job Roles Data Scientists, Machine Learning Engineers, AI specialists
Prerequisites Fundamental understanding: 1) Linear Algebra 2) Calculus and finding local minima 3) Sampling, probability theory, and probability distributions 4) Descriptive and inferential statistical concepts 5) Python and the packages used in data science 6) Python IDE, (IBM Watson Studio or Jupyter notebook)
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHT 87% of Google Cloud certified users feel more confident in their cloud skills.1 This path helps you prepare for the Google Cloud Professional Cloud Network Engineer certification exam.
Overview This course prepares you to launch or advance your career as a cloud network engineer and supports you in your preparation for the Google Cloud Professional Cloud Network Engineer certification exam.
This program is for Engineers looking to advance their career in cloud network engineering and learners interested in preparing for the Google Cloud Professional Cloud Network Engineer certification.
Related Job Roles Network Engineers, Network Admins
Prerequisites Prior understanding of networking concepts including the OSI 7-layer model, IPv4 addressing, managing IPv4 routes and firewall rules, and load balancers. Basic proficiency with command-line tools and Linux operating system environments. 3+ years of industry experience including 1+ years designing and managing solutions using Google Cloud.
Institute of Certified Professional Managers
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHT For over 45 years, ICPM has helped people in over 30 countries to be excellent, professional managers and supervisors.
Overview The program serves two key purposes. 1) It teaches the real-world, practical skills and knowledge that supervisors need to perform effectively, and 2) it validates that a worker is qualified to be promoted to a supervisory role.
This program is for The program is for any worker who wants to be promoted to a supervisor role and needs to learn how to supervise others effectively. It is also for people already working as supervisors who want to improve their skills and performance.
Related Job Roles Supervisor, First-line Manager, Team Leader, Shift Manager
Prerequisites High school diploma (or equivalent) and three years of full-time work experience, or a bachelor's degree and one year of full-time work experience. Work experience can be in any field, management or non-management.
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHT 87% of Google Cloud certified users feel more confident in their cloud skills.1 This path helps you prepare for the Google Cloud Professional Cloud Security Engineer certification.
Overview This course prepares you to launch or advance your career as a cloud security engineer and supports you in your preparation for the Google Cloud Professional Cloud Security Engineer certification exam.
This program is for Engineers looking to advance their career in cloud security engineering and learners interested in preparing for the Google Cloud Professional Cloud Security Engineer certification.
Related Job Roles Security Engineers, Security Specialists, Security Admins
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHT 87% of Google Cloud certified users feel more confident in their cloud skills. This path helps you prepare for the Google Cloud Professional Cloud DevOps Engineer certification exam.
Overview This course prepares you to launch or advance your career as a cloud devops engineer and supports you in your preparation for the Google Cloud Professional Cloud DevOps Engineer certification exam.
This program is for Engineers looking to advance their career in cloud devops engineering and learners interested in preparing for the Google Cloud Professional Cloud DevOps Engineer certification exam.
Related Job Roles Cloud architects, Administrators, and SysOps/DevOps engineers
Prerequisites Familiarity with cloud computing and devops practices. Three + years of industry experience including one+ years managing solutions on GCP.
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHT 75% say ethics is important to their organizations success. Only 14% say they are very ready. Deloitte Insights (2020)
Overview Leaders are needed to navigate the 160+ frameworks to design, deploy and promote policies that ensure fairness and minimize ethical risk. CEET prepares individuals to lead initiatives that prioritize ethical integrity within data-driven technologies.
This program is for This Professional Certificate is designed for individuals seeking to demonstrate a vendor neutral, cross-industry, and multidisciplinary understanding of applied technology ethics within data-driven technology fields.
Related Job Roles CEET prepares individuals for job roles such as Data Ethicist, AI Ethicist, Tech Ethicist, and Compliance Officer. It also benefits those pursuing careers in data-driven and cognitive technologies - AI Engineer, ML Developer, Data Scientist, etc.
Prerequisites There are no required prerequisites to take the CEET program although it is recommeded that invididuals have a business level understanding of data science, AI, and ethical prinicples.
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHT Over 530,000 U.S. job postings require Python proficiency, including 75,000 entry-level jobs, Burning Glass (2018)
Overview You'll learn how to program with Python with no previous knowledge of coding required, how to use Python to automate common system administration tasks, and learn how to use Git and GitHub to troubleshoot and debug complex problems.
This program is for Whether you’re just starting your IT career or you already have work experience under your belt, this program is designed to provide IT professionals with in-demand skills that can help you advance your career.
Related Job Roles This program can help prepare you for a variety of IT roles, like more advanced IT Support Specialist or Junior Systems Administrator positions.
Hiring Consortium Bank of America, Best Buy, Cognizant, GE Digital, H&R Block, Hulu, Infosys, Intel, Sprint, The Home Depot, Walmart, Google and more.
Prerequisites Familiarity with basic file/directories usage, file permissions, basic process management, software installation process, servers, requests, clients, IP addresses, basic networking protocols (DNS, DHCP, FTP, SSH), basic understanding of the cloud. Command line (Linux) recommended.
Overview By the end of this program, you will be able to use TensorFlow to build and train powerful models and also be one step closer to taking the Google TensorFlow Developer Certificate exam.
This program is for This program is intended for learners who are looking to upskill.
The program is meant for CS students, software engineers moving into machine learning, and professionals such as data scientists and data analysts looking to advance their careers.
Related Job Roles Entry-level TensorFlow Developer
Prerequisites You should be comfortable coding in Python and understand high school-level math. Prior machine learning or deep learning knowledge is helpful but not required.
Overview Distinguish yourself as a SAS expert with the SAS Advanced Programmer certificate. You will acquire SAS programming skills including using advanced DATA step code to prepare data, querying tables with SQL in SAS, and creating dynamic SAS macros.
This program is for This program is for those who want to enhance their SAS programming skills to perform complex and efficient data preparation and analysis. If reading, preparing, and analyzing data is relevant in your job role or industry, this certificate is a valuable indication of your proficiency.
Related Job Roles The skills you will acquire in the SAS Advanced Programmer certificate are useful in a variety of careers, including business analyst, researcher, statistician, or data scientist.
Prerequisites Prior SAS programming knowledge is required, which can be acquired by completing the SAS Programming Specialization.
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHT The Google Cloud Professional Cloud Architect certification was ranked the top paying IT certification in the U.S. two years in a row, Global Knowledge (2019, 2020)
Overview This program prepares you to launch or advance your career as a cloud architect and supports you in your preparation for the official Google Cloud Professional Cloud Architect certification exam.
This program is for Engineers looking to advance their career in cloud architecture and learners interested in preparing for the Google Cloud Professional Cloud Architect certification exam.
Related Job Roles Cloud Architect, Junior Cloud Architect, Cloud Solutions Architect, Solutions Architect, Cloud Engineer
Prerequisites Proficiency with with command-line tools and Linux operating system environments and systems operations experience; 3+ years of industry experience including 1+ years designing and managing solutions using GCP recommended for the certification exam.
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHT AI is expected to generate over 50 million net new jobs in the next few years alone, World Economic Forum (2019)
Overview By the end of this comprehensive 6 course Professional Certificate, you will have completed several projects showcasing your proficiency in Machine Learning and Deep Learning, and become armed with skills for a career in AI.
This program is for This Professional Certificate is suitable for learners from a variety of backgrounds, including students looking to enter the workforce and existing professionals looking to future proof themselves with in-demand AI skills.
Related Job Roles Machine Learning Engineer, Deep Learning Engineer, AI Engineer, Senior Data Scientist
Hiring Partners IBM
Prerequisites Requires foundational AI or Data Science skills including Python programming, as well as proficiency in High School level math. If you are new to AI and data science, check out the IBM Applied AI Professional Certificate or IBM Data Science Professional Certificate.
Overview By the end of this Professional Certificate, you will have completed several projects showcasing your proficiency in Applied AI, Machine Learning and Deep Learning.
This program is for Whether you are a seasoned industry professional such as a developer or a data scientist, a student looking to enter the workforce, or an existing AI practitioner interested in learning the latest in AI innovation and technologies, this AI Professional Certificate from IBM will enable you to future proof your career.
Related Job Roles AI Developer, AI Application Developer, AI Builder, Chatbot Developer
Hiring Partners IBM
Prerequisites No prior knowledge of AI or programming is necessary.
Overview This program prepares you to launch or advance your career as a data engineer and supports you in your preparation for the official Google Cloud Professional Data Engineer certification exam.
This program is for Engineers looking to advance their career in data engineering and learners interested in preparing for the Google Cloud Professional Data Engineer certification exam.
Related Job Roles Data Engineer, Technical Lead, Data Scientist, Technical Solutions Engineer, Data Analyst
Prerequisites One year of experience with one or more of the following: A common query language such as SQL, data modeling, machine learning and/or statistics, programming in Python; 3+ years of industry experience including 1+ years designing and managing solutions using GCP recommended for the certification exam.
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHT SAS® Analytics skills are the most valuable skills a candidate can bring to the job market, Money and PayScale (2016)
Overview Demonstrate skills in manipulating data, combining SAS data sets, creating reports, and identifying and correcting data, syntax and programming logic errors. These skills prepare you for the SAS® Base Programmer certification exam.
This program is for Those who want to learn how to write SAS programs to access, explore, prepare, and analyze data. SAS programming is a useful skill in a variety of careers, including business analyst, researcher, statistician, or data scientist.
Related Job Roles SAS Programmer
Prerequisites No prior programming or SAS experience is required.
Overview This program prepares you to launch or advance your career as a cloud engineer and supports you in your preparation for the official Google Cloud Associate Cloud Engineer certification exam.
This program is for Engineers looking to advance their career in cloud engineering and learners interested in preparing for the Google Cloud Associate Cloud Engineer certification.
Related Job Roles Cloud Engineer, Technical Lead, System Administrator, IT Manager, Technical Solution Engineer, Technical Support Associates
Prerequisites Proficiency with with command-line tools and Linux operating system environments and systems operations experience; 6+ months hands-on experience with GCP recommended for the certification exam.
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHT PMP® credential holders in the U.S. earn about 15% more than non-credentialed peers, Project Management Institute (2017)
Overview The Project Management Certificate Program covers A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide), which serves as the fundamental knowledge base for project management. Upon completion, you will satisfy the education requirements to sit for the Project Management Professional® Exam. Recognized domestically and internationally, the PMP® certification sets the standard for excellence in project management.
This program is for Professionals who are interested in pursuing careers in project management.
Related Job Roles Project Manager
Prerequisites 3-5 years of work experience
Overview Mainframes are fundamental to how we do business, and all modern mainframes run on the IBM Z systems environment. This certificate demonstrates your ability to begin your journey as an IBM Z System Administrator.
This program is for This certificate is for anyone that wants to start a career in IBM Z. You'll have skills to start on-the-job training from day one.
Related Job Roles Mainframe Systems Programmer, Mainframe Systems Administrator, Mainframe Application Developer, System Programmer, System Administrator, DBA Practitioner
Hiring Partners IBM
Prerequisites Ideal candidates will have some background in computer programming or system administration.
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHT The brain processes visual information 60,000x faster than text. (3M, 2001) Visualizing data is essential to understanding the story behind the numbers.
Overview Using SAS Visual Analytics, you will learn to access and manipulate data, analyze data with a variety of interactive reports and graphics, and design and share dashboards to visualize your data.
This program is for Those who want to learn how to use SAS Visual Analytics to explore data and create interactive reports.
Related Job Roles SAS Visual Analytics is a useful skill in a variety of careers, including business analyst, researcher, statistician, or data scientist.
Prerequisites No SAS experience or programming experience is required, although you should have basic computer experience.
Overview Pursue better IT security job opportunities. This program shows employers you have the IT security foundation to defend against cyber attacks – and puts you on a clear path to earning the SSCP certification.
This program is for This program is for IT administrators, managers, directors and network security professionals.
Related Job Roles Network Security Engineer, Systems Administrator, Security Analyst, Systems Engineer, Security Consultant/Specialist, Security Administrator, Systems/Network Analyst, Database Administrator
Professional Certificates on Coursera help you get job-ready for an in-demand career field in less than a year. Earn a career credential, apply your knowledge to hands-on projects that showcase your skills for employers, and get access to career support resources. Many programs also provide a pathway to an industry-recognized certification.
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I had the confidence upon leaving this program to throw myself at the world of IT headlong.Daniel A., Google IT Support Professional Certificate Alumnus
After my supervisor saw my coursework, she was confident that I was the right person for the job. Thanks to the Google IT Support Professional Certificate, my family gets to see me finally achieve my dream of being in IT.Tristen A.Google IT Support Professional Certificate Alumnus
This Professional Certificate taught me a lot of valuable skills in my industry, gave me hands on experience, and not only helped me get interviews, but also gave me projects to discuss in those interviews.Sarah S.IBM Data Science Professional Certificate Alumna
As a single working mom, I’m incredibly proud to have been able to complete this program. It’s enabled me to take on additional responsibilities, work on exciting and impactful projects, and even get a raise.Danielle B.Google IT Support Professional Certificate Alumna