Microcredentials

Designed to meet the needs of workforce development by focusing on high demand skills.                                 

For anyone who wants to learn a focused skill as well as for those who want to improve professional practice. 

All microcredentials lead to an NHTI certificate and/or degree program.  

Benefits of microcredentials:

  • No formal college admissions process
  • Targeted courses 
  • Fast track to improving professional practice and career advancement
  • Online ~ anywhere learning
  • Most courses are just 8 weeks!

 

Homeschool Early Childhood Pedagogy Microcredential

These courses will allow participants to learn growth and development patterns for children ages birth-5 year and plan curriculum appropriate for their development.

Course NumberCourse NameCreditsCostStart Date and Duration
ECE 101CGrowth and Development of the Young Child3$ 7455/11-7/2 or 7/6-8/29 / 8 weeks
ECE 143CTeaching and learning STEAM (full semester Fall)3$ 745TBA
ECE 215CInfant and Toddler Development and Programming (full semester Spring)3$ 7457/6 / 8 weeks

 

Teaching for All Learners Microcredential

This credential will allow participants to learn skills working with learners with varying needs in a variety of settings.  Stackable to the Associate Degree in Education or licensure.

Course NumberCourse NameCreditsCostStart Date and Duration
EDU 101CIntroduction to Exceptionalities3$ 7455/11 / 8 weeks
EDU 104CInstructional Technology3$ 7455/11 / 8 weeks
EDU 200CSupporting Students with Challenging Behavior3$ 7457/6 / 8 weeks

Basic Toolkit for Teaching Microcredential

Participants will learn foundational teaching skills to build their toolkit as a future or current educator.

Course NumberCourse NameCreditsCostStart Date and Duration
EDU 101CIntroduction to Exceptionalities3$ 7455/11 / 8 weeks
EDU 104CInstructional Technology3$ 7205/11 / 8 weeks
EDU 201CLegal and Ethical Issues in Education (Spring)3TBATBA

 

Math for Engineers Microcredential

Interested in a STEM career?  Need to boost your math skills to prepare?  This microcredential will provide you with a strong foundation in mathematics to be able to dive into any STEM field.

Course NumberCourse NameCreditsCostStart Date and Duration
MATH 124CCollege Algebra4$ 9605/11 / 8 weeks
MATH 140CPrecalculus4$ 9605/11 / 8 weeks
AND/OR
MATH 251CStatistics4$ 9607/6 / 8 weeks

 

Math for Business Microcredential

Looking for a career in Business but your math skills are a little rusty?  This microcredential will provide you with the necessary math skills to dive into your Business degree!

Course NumberCourse NameCreditsCostStart Date and Duration
MATH 124CCollege Algebra4$ 9605/11 / 8 weeks
MATH 251CStatistics4$ 9605/11 / 8 weeks
AND/OR
MATH125CFinite Mathematics4$ 9607/6 / 8 weeks

 

Business Leadership Microcredential

Learn the basic concepts of business, forms of ownership, and continue to learn about leadership, motivation, group dynamics and communication style.

Course NumberCourse NameCreditsCostStart Date and Duration
BUS 101CIntroduction to Business3$ 7207/6 / 8 weeks
BUS 152CFoundations of Leadership4$ 7207/6 / 8 weeks
BUS 245COrganizational Behavior4$ 7207/6 / 8 weeks

 

IT Help Desk Technical (A+ Certification Alignment) Microcredential

Learn how to troubleshoot and understand a wide variety of issues from networking and operation systems to mobile devices and security.

Course NumberCourse NameCreditsCostStart Date and Duration
IST 104CPC/Mobile Hardware and Networking3TBATBA
IST 109CC OS Security and Cloud Fundamentals3TBATBA

 

Understanding Addiction Microcredential

Designed for family and friends of someone experiencing addiction.  These courses introduce the behaviors of an addict and the emotional and mental aspects of addition.

Course NumberCourse NameCreditsCostStart Date and Duration
ADCL 120CSurvey of Addictive Behavior3$ 7205/11 / 8 weeks
ADCL 235CPhysiology and Pharmacology of Addiction3$ 7207/6 / 8 weeks

The Four Domains of the Certified Recovery Support Worker (CRSW) Microcredential

This microcredential is ideal for individuals starting a career in the addiction profession who want to help individuals suffering from the disease of addiction who are on the recovery aspect of the continuum of care.

Course NumberCourse NameCreditsCostStart Date and Duration
ADCL 230CFour Domains of Certified Recovery Support Worker (CRSW)3$ 7205/11 / 8 weeks