Earning a certificate degree can be the beginning or the next step in your career path. Undergraduate and graduate certificate degree programs include fewer classes and are designed to be completed in less time than their full degree counterparts, while still giving the necessary foundation of knowledge on the area of study that interests you. The core courses included are the same as those offered in their related bachelor’s and master’s level degrees. Students take the same curriculum, but with a more focused approach for your desired certification.
Gaining a certificate includes many benefits, such as:
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