Online training certification is available from a number of online schools and educational programs, such as Ed2Go, Kaplan University, the University of Phoenix, eCornell and Drexel University Online. Some online certification programs are available directly from a college or university, though Ed2Go offers its courses through participating institutions.Continue Reading
These programs cover a wide range of subject matter. Ed2Go offers courses within categories such as accounting and finance, college readiness, design and composition, personal development and computer applications. As of 2015, sample online courses include Introduction to Adobe Acrobat X, Introduction to Photoshop CS6, Accounting Fundamentals, Advanced Microsoft Excel 2010 and Music Made Easy. Ed2Go awards a certificate of completion after the successful completion of each course.
Kaplan University offers online certification in several fields, including Applied Behavior Analysis, Crime Scene Technician, Oracle Database Administration, Medical Billing and Coding, and Human Resources. The University of Phoenix has certification in the fields of business and management, education, human services, humanities, and science and technology.
ECornell is affiliated with Cornell University, and from the university's online learning platform, students can apply for certificate programs in fields such as marketing, finance and managerial accounting, hospitality and foodservice management, human resources management and plant-based nutrition. Drexel's online certificate program includes studies in business, education, engineering and legal studies.Learn more about Careers