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Become a Cloud Developer

22 Hours of expert-created video tutorials

Cloud computing impacts all careers, and an awareness of the opportunities associated with this emerging field is critical. From backup and storage to PAAS, SAAS, microservices, and web services, get the essential knowledge and skills you need for a career in cloud development.

  • Discover the differences between AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud Platform.
  • Learn the features common to all cloud services.
  • Explore the different career options related to cloud development.

            Courses Include…

                   ○ Learning Cloud Computing: Core Concepts
                    Planning a Microsoft Cloud Solution (2016)
                    Google Cloud Platform Essential Training
                   Learning Cloud Data Storage
                   ○ Learning Cloud Service APIs

                   … and more!

 

Become a Programmer

18 Hours of expert-created video tutorials

Programmers are in higher demand today than ever before. Get the essential skills and tools to become a successful software engineer, and learn the fundamental concepts and practices that are critical to the task of coding—no matter what language you choose.

  • Develop the knowledge to begin programming in any language.
  • Earn between $59,000 and $100,000.
  • Learn and apply best practices from experts in the field.

            Courses Include…

                   ○ Programming Foundations: Fundamentals
                   Programming Foundations: Object-Oriented Design
                   Programming Foundations: Real-World Examples
                   Programming Foundations: Databases
                   ○ Learning Git and GitHub

                   … and more!

 

Become a Python Developer

13 Hours of expert-created video tutorials

Python is the hot new language used for a variety of applications: program scripting, big data manipulation, web servers, and even the Raspberry Pi. Whether you are a new or experienced programmer, this path will provide you with a complete overview for coding in this exciting new language.

  • Learn to construct and run a simple Python program.
  • Earn between $73,000 and $120,000.
  • Master core programming concepts and why they are used.

            Courses Include…

                   ○ Programming Foundations: Real-World Examples
                   Python GUI Development with Tkinter
                   Code Clinic: Python (2014)
                   Learning Python

                   … and more!

 

Become a Data Analytics Specialist

14 Hours of expert-created video tutorials

Get a thorough grounding in the concepts and skills needed for data analytics, including statistics, financial forecasting, data mining, predictive analytics, and meta-analysis.

  • Explore the expanding applications for data analytics skills.
  • Master statistics, the core skill needed in analytics work.
  • Build skills in financial forecasting and data mining.

            Courses Include…

                   ○ Learning Data Analytics
                   Statistics Foundations (1-3)
                   Financial Forecasting with Big Data
                   The Essential Elements of Predictive Analytics and Data Mining

                   … and more!

 

Become an Agile Project Manager

10 Hours of expert-created video tutorials

Deliver projects with the highest level of performance and quality as an agile project manager. This path will help you build a solid foundation in leading and motivating agile project teams, from developing user stories and agile charts to driving productive meetings.

  • Master the tools and techniques to manage a project through the agile life cycle.
  • Learn to successfully transition from waterfall to agile project management.
  • Apply for one of over 84,000 jobs on LinkedIn.

            Courses Include…

                   ○ Agile Project Management Principles
                   Transitioning from Waterfall to Agile Project Management 
                   Agile at Work: Building Your Agile Team 
                   Agile Project Management with Microsoft Project 

                   … and more!