Unleash your creativity and discover your own unique voice with one of our in-depth arts or communication programs.
Fall means it's time to go back to school — the perfect time to take the next step toward bolstering your education. Many of our fall certificate programs are opening for applications in April and May, so check out these fall-start certificates to keep learning.
The Certificate in Photography gives one student a new perspective on her career and a different take on life.
Two instructors describe how the program delivers real-world experience in this exciting industry.
A website is only as good as its content, which means the demand for well-trained content strategists is mushrooming.
Gain the conceptual knowledge and technical skills to create compelling visual stories. Get hands-on experience and produce your own professional-quality film.
Gain the tools and knowledge to make a difference in the work of museums, zoos and other informal learning environments and cultural institutions.
Gain essential expertise in museum administration, programs, collections, exhibits and community engagement. Learn how to develop programming for a range of venues and institutions.
Discover how to render detailed zoological and botanical illustrations using a variety of media. Learn tips and techniques for publishing and marketing your work.
Discover how to use a digital camera and photo-editing software to produce high-quality images. Explore the basics of composition and production while developing your own personal style.
Learn the technical principles and creative skills of audio engineering, and get practical, hands-on experience by completing an audio production project in a professional sound studio.
Discover how to leverage various digital marketing channels to produce measurable results. Explore fundamental concepts for creating and managing influencial digital content.
Study the principles, elements and methods of modern game design. Analyze different types of games and ways to keep players engaged.
Gain a solid understanding of localization processes and principles and explore topics such as machine translation, terminology management and global content-management systems.
Develop an international perspective and the problem-solving skills needed to confront today’s complex global political challenges, and build your professional network.
Build a sophisticated understanding of communication processes and of ways to leverage that knowledge to engage successfully with relevant constituencies.
Learn to understand and leverage the fast-changing world of online content and platforms. Focus on innovation, entrepreneurship, community and storytelling approaches to digital media.
Be at the forefront of scientific innovation by learning to transfer human competencies, such as language and communication, to computers.
Advance your skills in researching, designing and engineering the interactions between people and technology.
Discover storytelling principles that will help you engage your target audience and learn how to develop a powerful cross-channel content strategy with measurable goals.
Acquire in-depth knowledge of user-experience design and research. Learn sophisticated methods for planning and developing intuitive, user-friendly digital tools and products.
Discover how to use the latest UX design techniques, tools and technologies to create rich interactive experiences, with a focus on web and device interfaces.
Build practical skills in various types of editing and develop the expertise to transform a rough draft into polished work.
Experiment with different genres, and explore the interconnections among multiple art forms. Inquire into the social, cultural and technological aspects of the written arts.
Explore the fundamental concepts and practical applications of technical writing. Learn the styles, formats and requirements for different kinds of technical communication.
Develop your craft and boost your writing abilities with courses in fiction, nonfiction, memoir, children’s literature, screenwriting and publishing.