Certificate programs are a quick and affordable way to get the skills you need, get back in the workforce and make more money. Here are 3 great certificate options that can get you on track for a career change that pays off.
If you’re interested in any of these certificates, apply here. With our 8-week terms, you can always jump into classes. Our next terms starts October 18.
Salary Estimate According to The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics – $44K per year
Most of us know the feeling of sitting in a car repair shop. We have no clue what’s wrong with our car and when the mechanic explains the issue, it can still be a head scratcher for folks who don’t know much about cars. This certificate prepares you to be a translator between the mechanic and the customer. You’ll learn all the important skills to be the service advisor at car deanships or car repair shops. This highly desirable position in the automotive industry is growing.
Salary Estimate According to The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics – $55K per year
Getting a certificate in Computer Systems Support is a great way to start your IT career. This is a growing field with lots of different career paths to suit your skills. The certificate prepares you for careers as a software trainer, help desk specialist, software installer and more. This is a growing field with lots of opportunities.
Salary Estimate According to The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics – $57k per year
Computer-aided design (CAD) is the tool designers, engineers, architects and other skilled workers use to create 3D models and 2D construction and manufacturing drawings. CAD technicians are in high demand in a number of different industries. Architectural firms, engineering firms, manufacturers, construction companies, municipalities and government agencies are all relying on skilled CAD technicians to keep up with the constant changes in technology. You could design planes, automobiles or buildings with a computer-aided design certificate.