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Blockchain Fundamentals

Con­sid­ered by employ­ers as the top in-demand hard skill of 2020, blockchain tech­nol­o­gy is rapid­ly becom­ing an impor­tant tool for inno­va­tion, busi­ness devel­op­ment, finance, sup­ply chain man­age­ment, and oth­er areas. This 3-course microcredential is designed for learn­ers with no pri­or knowl­edge of blockchain.

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SkillUp@UA

Short, online, on-demand business courses designed to help you learn new skills fast while enhancing your resume or LinkedIn profile. These courses are offered in partnership with MindEdge and include topics like cybersecurity, communications, Six Sigma, non-profit management, women in business, and more.

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Six New Technology Programs

This year, University of Alberta is bringing you six new career-based, part-time, online technology programs to provide you with the digital skills needed for the most in-demand occupations in Alberta and Canada:

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300+ courses and over 30 programs

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Relevant, flexible, and high-quality up-skilling

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We can help you boost your existing career or embark on a new one.

Open to everyone, and there is no admission process to register in classes.

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Tailored to suit your needs

We cater to learners who want to advance their careers while also working full-time jobs.

Our class offerings include daytime, weekend, evening, and condensed courses. You can also learn online or in a blended format that combines online and in-class components.

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Reputation matters

University of Alberta is widely regarded among business and government leaders for its ability to provide professional education that responds to the evolving industry needs.

The course con­tent is good, the instruc­tors are knowl­edge­able, and the acces­si­bil­i­ty out­side of reg­u­lar work­day hours makes the cer­tifi­cate attainable.

Human Resources Management Certificate student

I loved the one-on-one instruc­tion and the inter­ac­tion with oth­er stu­dents. Loved watch­ing them learn and per­form in class while I also advanced on my own art.

Visu­al Arts student

All instruc­tors were extreme­ly well versed in their fields. But one of them — a senior lawyer with the Alber­ta Gov­ern­ment who taught a course on OHS law — was incred­i­bly impressive.

Occu­pa­tion­al Health & Safe­ty Certificate student

It’s great that the instruc­tors acknowl­edge the con­straints in the life of a mature” stu­dent with fam­i­ly and job commitments.

Applied Land Use Plan­ning Certificate student