same great credential MORE FLEXIBILITY FOR FAST-TRACKING YOUR CAREER


Explore our Career Accelerator certificates and discover new flexible learning formats that expand your access to our most popular programs — and the most in-demand skillsets across industries: data science, analytics, project management, machine learning and Python programming.

Put Your Career on a Fast Track

Career Accelerator certificates offer the same great UW credential as our other certificates, but with added flexibility so you don’t have to rearrange your busy life to get the skills you need to stay relevant and put your career on a fast track.

Choose a Format That Fits Your Lifestyle

Whether you choose our new self-paced online format, the accelerated classroom experience, or a traditional certificate program format, you’ll learn from experts in the field and get practical, real-world knowledge that you can apply right away. Every program offers instructor involvement, so you’ll always have a network of support, even if you’re working at your own pace.

Online, Self-Paced

Start anytime and work at your own pace
 with instructional support.

COMING THIS FALL

CLASSROOM, ACCELERATED

Complete a program in a condensed time frame
with our new immersive classroom format.

COMING WINTER 2018

ONLINE, GROUP-PACED

Join a group of like-minded professionals online
in our traditional part-time online format.

AVAILABLE NOW

Classroom

Attend classes one evening per week in our
traditional part-time classroom format.

AVAILABLE NOW

Start Planning for What's Next

We’re rolling out our new self-paced online format and accelerated classroom experience in the coming months. Here’s a look at what’s happening when. For program details, explore our Career Accelerator certificates below.

Fall 2017

Online, Self-Paced

  • Certificate in Data Analytics:
    Techniques for Decision Making,
    launches in October (applications open)
  • Certificate in Project Management,
    launches in November (applications open)

Winter 2018

Online, Self-Paced

  • Certificate in Data Science,
    launches in January (applications open)
  • Certificate in Python Programming,
    launches in January (applications open October 25)

Classroom, Accelerated

  • Certificate in Project Management,
    starts in January (applications open)

Spring 2018

Online, Self-Paced

  • Certificate in Machine Learning,
    launches in March (applications open October 25)

Classroom, Accelerated

  • Certificate in Data Analytics,
    starts in February (details to come)

CAREER ACCELERATOR PROGRAMS