A professional certificate might be just what you need to take your career or your coursework to the next level. Continuing Education has partnered with departments at CU-Boulder to offer the following certificates:
The Speech Language Pathology Assistant Professional Certificate provides the opportunity for individuals desiring employment in public schools as a speech language pathology assistant (SLPA) to meet the requisite requirements for authorization in the state of Colorado and to develop the skills to work under the supervision of a MA Level SLP.
The Center for Advanced Engineering and Technology Education (CAETE) offers working professionals a way to continue their education in engineering, technical, and management fields via various distance delivery methods, during evenings and weekends, and in traditional classroom settings. View CAETE certificate offerings in the CU-Boulder course catalog.
Recognizing the competitive nature of the job market for new graduates and the needs of employers, Executive Development Programs offer the CU Business Intensive Certificate (CUBIC) program. This three week, noncredit program is designed to provide non-business majors and recent graduates with a solid understanding of fundamental business skills.
advertising a2b is a three-week intensive certificate program that will help you decide whether advertising is right for you. It will also help give you the skills you need to get the job you want when you graduate. a2b is open to all non-advertising majors with at least 65 hours of credit. In a workshop environment, we will map out the basics of advertising: account management, account planning, media, and creative. At the end of the first two weeks, you will be given a chance to put your new knowledge to work for a real client.
The Boulder Digital Works (BDW) is an initiative for the Alliance for Technology, Learning, and Society (ATLAS) in executive education and professional development. Continuing Education is excited to be a part of this new endeavor. Located at the University of Colorado Boulder, BDW is a project-based learning initiative focused on developing today and tomorrow’s digital leaders and entrepreneurs. BDW is led by acclaimed practitioners and researchers from business, creative, and technology disciplines. The program is designed for people who want to change the world through digital creativity, innovation, and leadership, and are actively interested in a career in the digital industry.
The world is digital, and people with a digital media skill-set are in high-demand. Digital Media Bootcamp (DMBC) is an intensive three-week introduction to digital media production that is designed to impart practical technological skills to people from any industry or discipline. DMBC will give you the necessary skill-sets to become competent designers and developers of digital media, teach you how to use industry standard technologies and applications, and will also show you how to use these tools in order to successfully communicate your ideas.