When you complete an online certificate program you get specialized skills in a focused area of study that requires less time than an undergraduate or graduate degree.
Courses from your online certificate may apply toward a degree. Speak with an academic advisor to see if your online certificate course counts toward a degree program.
You can choose an online certificate to gain career-relevant skills to pursue new opportunities or to keep up with the latest trends in your industry. Complete your online certificate in less time than it would take to earn a degree.