Business

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Business Administration Certificate Program

The Business Administration Certificate is designed to introduce business professionals and emerging leaders to the most important concepts, tools, and techniques taught in today’s top business schools. Boost your productivity, confidence, and effectiveness when managing yourself, others, and your business.

  • Fall, Spring
    Offered
  • In Person, Online
    Mode
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Business Analytics Science Certificate Program

In this 10-week course you will learn key business analytics concepts and methodologies, get hands-on practice (with feedback from experts) and earn in-demand credentials.

  • Online
    Mode
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Communications Classes

Communication classes can help you better navigate tricky situations and improve your communication skills so you can be sure your message is not only heard, but also understood.
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Community Manager Pre-certification Education

Acquire knowledge and skills required to manage common-interest communities (HOAs) in Nevada.

  • Spring, Summer
    Offered
  • In Person, Online
    Mode
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Customer Experience Certificate Program

Prepare to lead your company's customer experience efforts, bringing teams and functions together to benefit your customer interactions.

  • Fall, Spring, Summer
    Offered
  • Online
    Mode
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Digital Marketing Science Certificate Program

Fast-track your career in this comprehensive Digital Marketing Science certificate course, which provides practical training and technical certifications that you can apply on the job.

  • Online
    Mode
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Human Resource Management Certificate Programs/aPHR Certification Preparation

Stay up to date with emerging trends and regulations in human resources. Classes help you navigate strategic management, employee relations and development, ethics, and employment law.

  • Continuous
    Offered
  • In Person, Online
    Mode
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Lean Six Sigma Green Belt & Black Belt Certificate Programs

Solve problems, facilitate teams, and improve work processes using the proven strategies of Lean Six Sigma. Learn leading organizational management approaches to eliminating wasted overhead, expenses, inventory, time, and talent.

  • Fall, Spring, Summer
    Offered
  • In Person
    Mode
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Marketing

You can influence sales and positively impact your company’s bottom line once you understand both time-tested and emerging approaches to marketing.
Sales Development Science Certificate

Sales Development Science Certificate Program

Learn sales fundamentals, strategies, methodologies, and best practices used by high-growth companies while earning Salesforce credentials and real-world experience. Delivered online, our 10-week course combines on-demand learning with optional (but recommended) weekly live/online roundtables facilitated by Sales practitioners. You'll master critical concepts through hands-on practice in your individualized Salesforce Developer environment.

  • Fall, Spring, Summer
    Offered
  • Online
    Mode
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Sales Operations Science Certificate Program

Learn the fundamentals for sales operations success via a 10-week online mentored certificate program featuring Salesforce Sales Cloud. This is a fully online course with optional weekly live, interactive group sessions.
  • Fall, Spring, Summer
    Offered
  • Online
    Mode

Leadership & Management

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Advanced Project Management

The Advanced Project Management Certificate (APMC) curriculum is a combination of in-class, online, and virtual training sessions that provide in-depth instruction on PMP® or CAPM® exam preparation.

  • Fall, Spring, Summer
    Offered
  • Hybrid
    Mode
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Management Certificate Program

Develop skills in five key management competency areas: conflict management, communications, people/team management, project management, and managing diversity in the workplace.

  • Continuous
    Offered
  • In Person
    Mode
Organizational Leadership

Organizational Leadership Certificate Program

Take an active role in steering the future of your organization by learning to motivate employees, influence decision making, and create a big-picture vision.

  • Continuous
    Offered
  • In Person, Online
    Mode

Technology & Computers

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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Take the first step to start your AWS cloud journey. Learn the basics of cloud computing and prepare for AWS Cloud Practitioner or AWS Solutions Architect Associate Certification.

  • Continuous
    Offered
  • Online
    Mode
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Appian Associate Developer

 

This 8-week course covers the connection between Appian applications and relational databases, executing simple SQL database queries such as creating, altering, inserting, or updating tables and provides students with a general understanding of the software development lifecycle, including requirements gathering, so that they can effectively contribute to the project team.

  • Online
    Mode
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CompTIA Certification Preparation

Get certified in CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+ or CompTIA Security+ and show employers that you have the network security skills needed in today’s networking environments.

  • Continuous
    Offered
  • Online
    Mode
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Cybersecurity Bootcamp Certificate Program

This bootcamp prepares you to enter the workforce in under a year as a highly qualified, entry-level professional with the in-demand experience employers are looking for to help defend our most vital assets.

  • Fall, Spring, Summer
    Offered
  • Online
    Mode
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Office Productivity Applications

Office Productivity Applications training is geared toward individuals who want to learn the essential skills of the software for business or personal use.
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Pega Certification Preparation

Get certified as a Pega Business Architect, Pega Robotics System Architect, or Pega System Architect online in less than 2 months. Pega certification can help you reach the next step of your tech career, and boost your professional growth.

  • Continuous
    Offered
  • Online
    Mode
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Print & Graphic Design Certificate Program

Master creative and technical skills using Adobe Creative Suite, the graphic design industry’s leading design software. Build a strong foundation with core requirements, then customize your training with electives to suit your career aspirations.

  • Fall, Spring, Summer
    Offered
  • In Person, Online
    Mode
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Salesforce Administrator and Developer Programs

Don’t miss your chance to become one of the world’s most in-demand professionals! With Salesforce Administrator or Salesforce Developer online training, you can build tech skills in the world’s top CRM cloud platform in less than 2 months. Get started today!

  • Continuous
    Offered
  • Online
    Mode
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Software Development Certificate Program

The Software Development Bootcamp at University of Nevada, Las Vegas aims to provide you with the knowledge base and practical experience you need to obtain a role in the software programming field. The curriculum integrates real-world projects and training exercises with software engineering theory to provide practical experiences, tools, and insights you need to succeed as a professional developer.
  • Fall, Spring, Summer
    Offered
  • Online
    Mode
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UI/UX Design Certificate Program

Digital products need to be not only functional, but easy and delightful to use. Become a designer who can solve complex problems through visual means, user experience, and user interface design.

  • Fall, Spring, Summer
    Offered
  • Online
    Mode
Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Unmanned Aircraft Systems Certificate Program

Build strong technical understanding of commercial UAS operation through classroom and online instruction, plus gain experience through flight labs. Prepare for the FAA Part 107 Remote Pilot Certificate exam.

  • Fall, Spring
    Offered
  • Hybrid
    Mode

Legal

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Bail Agent Classes

In order to apply for a bail agent license in the State of Nevada, a 6-hour instruction in bail bonds is required pursuant to NRS 697.183. This program meets the requirements by providing instructions on various aspects of bail bonds, including the statutes and regulations applicable to bail bonds.

  • Fall, Spring, Summer
    Offered
  • In Person
    Mode
Cooperative Parenting

Cooperative Parenting

Put your child's best interests first as you find common ground with your co-parent following a divorce or separation.

  • Fall, Spring, Summer
    Offered
  • In Person
    Mode
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Mediation Certificate Program

Learn the facilitative mediation process, develop active listening skills, and practice effective questioning techniques. Classroom training and an in-depth practicum will prepare you to become an effective, neutral third party in a conflict.

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Paralegal Certificate Program

Enter the legal field with confidence as an integral part of the legal team. Master law office operations and work alongside lawyers in any setting where legal work is performed.

  • Fall, Spring, Summer
    Offered
  • Online
    Mode
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Protective Services Professional Certificate Program

Protect high net worth individuals, public figures, and government officials through comprehensive, realistic protective services and personal security training.

  • Fall, Spring
    Offered
  • In Person
    Mode

Healthcare & Wellness Professionals

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Certified Nursing Assistant

Channel your compassion into a medical career addressing basic care of patients including dressing, bathing, and feeding.

  • Fall, Spring, Summer
    Offered
  • In Person
    Mode
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Mental Health Technician Certification

The Perry Foundation Academy of Health’s Mental Health Technician Certification program is a 5-week program that dives into the history of mental health and teaches the skills needed to be an effective mental healthcare provider.

  • In Person
    Mode
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NASM & AFAA Certification Preparation Programs

Energize your career as fitness professional with a NASM or AFAA certificate preparation course in personal training, group fitness, corrective exercise, or nutrition.
  • Fall, Spring, Summer
    Offered
  • In Person, Online
    Mode
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Peer Recovery Support Specialist Certification Preparation

The PRSS training is 46-hours of instructor-led lessons, group exercises, and activities designed to give you the foundational knowledge to begin recovery coaching.

  • Fall, Spring, Summer
    Offered
  • In Person
    Mode
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Peer Recovery Support Specialist Supervisor Certification Preparation

Learn how to supervise Peer Recovery Support Specialists using the 20 core competencies of peer supervision to provide guidance for peer workers and promote competent and ethical delivery of peer recovery support services.

  • Fall, Spring, Summer
    Offered
  • In Person
    Mode
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Social Work CEU Series

Training led by UNLV School of Social Work faculty as well as experienced Southern Nevada clinicians will expand your understanding of topics commonly faced by social workers in their practices.

Language Skills for Professionals

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Accent Reduction

Our accent reduction and speaking program helps you speak English with clarity and precision. Each course is tailored to a specific aspect of accent reduction—vowel sounds, consonant sounds, intonation, and speaking skills.
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English as a Second Language (ESL)

A strong command of English can help you thrive in business, academics, and everyday life. All courses cover the core ESL competencies of reading, writing, speaking, and listening.
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Legal Interpretation: Spanish Certificate Program

Ensure language barriers do not morph into legal barriers for people whose primary language is not English. Must be bilingual in English and Spanish.
  • Fall
    Offered
  • In Person
    Mode
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Medical Interpretation: Spanish Certificate Program

Bridge the gap between physicians and non-English speaking patients. Medical interpreters provide a vital service for the health care community, ensuring essential information is communicated accurately. Must be bilingual in English and Spanish.

  • Fall, Spring
    Offered
  • In Person
    Mode
Medical Spanish

Medical Spanish

Quickly develop your ability to speak and understand Spanish in a healthcare setting. This series presents common medical vocabulary, beginning grammar structures, pronunciation, communication strategies, and cross-cultural issues.

  • Fall, Spring, Summer
    Offered
  • In Person
    Mode

Nonprofit

Grant Academy

Grant Academy Certificate Program

Identify relevant grant opportunities, write strong proposals, track program outcomes, manage reports, and utilize data sources to make a convincing case for support.

  • Fall, Spring
    Offered
  • In Person, Online
    Mode
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Nonprofit Fundraising Certificate Program

Delve into all aspects of a thriving, sustainable fundraising enterprise. Curriculum covers ethics, best practice processes and procedures, data collection and management, and donor relations.
  • Continuous
    Offered
  • In Person, Online
    Mode
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Nonprofit Management Certificate Program

Examine key aspects of nonprofit work including fundraising, programs, ethics, legal compliance, volunteer management, marketing, and board responsibilities.
  • Continuous
    Offered
  • In Person, Online
    Mode

Academic Preparation

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Institute of Reading Development

This can be the summer that your child's reading skills blossom! Your child will learn to read with improved comprehension, speed, and enthusiasm using materials chosen to inspire curiosity and imagination.
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Summer Bridge Math Program: Grade 1-8 Enrichment

Summer Bridge Math Program will help minimize students’ loss of skills by giving them an instructor-led environment in which to review and practice skills learned or receive guided instruction on key topics covered in the grade they are entering.
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Test Preparation

Learn proven test taking strategies and study essential content so you can take undergraduate or graduate school entrance exams with confidence.

Life & Leisure

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Arts & Crafts

There is great satisfaction in seeing an internal creative vision become a reality. In our wide variety of two-dimensional art classes, you can explore techniques for watercolor, drawing, acrylics, oils, mixed media, and more.
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Cannabis Certificate Programs

There is an increasingly competitive job market for cannabis industry employees. Certified training can help distinguish you as a candidate. Whether you seek a position in retail or simply a strong foundation to prepare you to work within the industry in an ancillary way let us help broaden and certify your knowledge with online courses offered in conjunction with The Academy of Cannabis Science, a recognized leader in their field.

  • Fall, Spring, Summer
    Offered
  • Online
    Mode
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Cannabis Classes

There is an increasingly competitive job market for potential cannabis industry employees. Certified training can help distinguish you as a candidate.
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Dance

UNLV's Department of Dance offers a broad spectrum of its non-major classes to community members through Continuing Education.
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DJ Like a Pro Certificate Program

DJs are the backbone of Las Vegas nightlife and entertainment. By completing the DJ Like a Pro Certificate Program, you’re on your way to starting a professional career as a DJ and live performer.

  • Fall, Spring, Summer
    Offered
  • In Person
    Mode
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Fashion Design Certificate Program

Explore creative, technical, and business elements of the fashion industry through hands-on activities, demonstrations, special events and classes.

  • Fall, Spring, Summer
    Offered
  • In Person
    Mode
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Food & Beverage

Get inspired by seasonal ingredients, take a tour of world cuisines, or tackle an elusive cooking skill. Our chef-led courses will have you thinking of food and drinks in fresh and stirring ways.

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Foreign Languages

Learn how to communicate cross-continentally and cross-culturally in our language classes for beginners and more advanced speakers.
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Money Management

A stronger understanding of financial markets and investment strategies can help you evaluate your current financial situation and plan for your financial future.
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Music

It's never too late to learn an instrument, follow your passion for singing, or re-engage in music!
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Performing Arts

Whether you are acting in front of a microphone, a camera, or a live audience, specialized training can help your inner star shine.
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Photography

Photography offerings range from an introductory digital photography series to classes focused on a specific genre of photography.
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Sculpting & Woodworking

Woodworking classes are a hands-on way to gain experience with common and specialty tools. Learn how to work with wood safely and successfully as you complete practical projects you will be proud to use and show off.
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Sewing Classes

Learn to sew for fun or hobby. Sewing classes will help you become familiar with your sewing machine, commonly used techniques, and how to follow store bought sewing patterns. Our talented instructors will help you create unique projects to keep for yourself or to give away as gifts to family and friends.

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Sommelier Academy Certificate Program

Immerse yourself in the complexities and nuances of wine production, service, and taste. Learn to manage wine inventory, advise on food and wine pairings, assist patrons in wine selection, and educate service staff.

  • Fall, Spring, Summer
    Offered
  • In Person
    Mode
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Sports and Fitness

Physical activity can reduce your stress, increase your strength and energy, and improve your mental focus. Our sports offerings focus on lifelong activities you can do at any age. 
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Wellness

In today's harried world, it's essential to find ways to de-stress, set boundaries, and take care of your emotional health. Become more mindful, conscious, and emotionally centered through our wide range of wellness classes. Recent offerings have included meditation, self care, and stress reduction.