Enhance your career with a wide variety of professional development courses, which can be applied to certificate programs. Courses are taught by industry experts, so you’ll walk away with new knowledge and skills that you can apply at work tomorrow. Browse general categories of courses below.
- Interested in web development? Join us for a virtual info session on our Full Stack Coding Boot Camp on June 13, 8:00 p.m. CDT.
- Looking to burnish your soft skills? CCAPS offers free webinars on a variety of topics to help you hone your business acumen. Catch up on past webinars or sit in on the next live event, "Three Myths Killing Your Agile Adoption" on August 8 at noon.
Business Process and Analysis
Participate in this instructor led online course with a group of peers to prepare for your role as a business analyst.
Create learning experiences with impact.
Management, Supervision, and Leadership
Writing and Communications
Use the power of storytelling to influence and inspire
Whether you need someone to back your organization, invest in your idea, or get excited about following your lead, storytelling can position you to succeed. Stories can bring meaning to an organization’s brand, illustrate core values in action, emphasize the need to change, or reflect an organization’s mission, purpose, and strategy.
This course will help you create engaging stories that inspire your audience. By identifying your key stakeholders, their needs, and your big idea, you will be able to create a powerful story that moves people. You will explore different mediums for telling your story, learn how to create several versions in order to engage others in the process, and practice playing with tone and style to maximize the impact of storytelling.
Reaching and engaging your fast-moving social media audience.
No other field of professional writing can compare to social media for the rapid pace of its evolution. With new platforms added yearly, it’s hard to keep up. Effective Social Media Writing will focus your time and talents to get the best possible payoffs in terms of winning over your varied audiences.
Learn question types, advanced test-taking strategies, common test items, timing, and the most efficient ways to solve problems in a university classroom environment. The accelerated format is designed to speed up your study time! The first session is a 4-hour proctored exam, and the following two sessions will be full day classes, one on the verbal section, and the other on quantitative section of the GRE.