Why Earn a Certification?

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Careers in quickly evolving fields, such as computer information systems, may require employees to have professional certification to keep abreast of developing technologies. Some careers, such as those in the legal fields or in social work, may require professional certification as part of that field's accreditation process.

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Certificate Programs

Certificate programs provide specialized training to help expand your area of expertise, learn about new developments in your fields, enhance your professional skills and credentials to help you advance in your career.

NSU offers non-degree graduate certificate programs in nine relevant, specialized areas of study. Consult the table below to learn about admissions requirements, degree plans, program content, contact information and more.