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Data breaches. Malware. Phishing. Online threats are everywhere, and the need for cybersecurity experts is great. By 2019, there are expected to be 6 million job openings for information security professionals—but only 4.5 million qualified candidates. Gain the skills needed to become a cyber defender in this Cybersecurity MicroMasters program.
Humans are voracious consumers. With global economic development and consumer expectations for more choices and greater variety, innovation and productivity in manufacturing need to keep pace. Develop excellence in manufacturing and competitiveness with the Principles of Manufacturing MicroMasters certificate. This program is from MIT's #1 world-ranked Mechanical Engineering department.
Great leaders aren't born; they're made. This MicroMasters program in Business Leadership prepares you for the corner office with the skills to become an effective leader and drive your business forward. More than 80% of employers say the abilities to lead and work on a team are key criteria in their hiring process.
How do you construct the best baseball team? What caused the financial crisis of 2007–2008? How do movie recommendations systems know what you want to watch? The HarvardX Data Science program prepares you with the necessary knowledge base and useful skills to tackle real-world data analysis challenges.
Soft Skills? Try POWER skills. Employers today say communication, critical thinking, problem solving and other soft skills are just as important as hard skills. This RITx Professional Certificate program will help you develop the essential soft skills employers value most, because it's not just about what you know, it's about how you work.
Software development is a complex and growing field that is exploding across all industries, but it's more than just writing code. To be successful, you must understand the intricacies of computer science so you can design, develop and implement high-quality software. This Professional Certificate program will teach the computer science essentials you need to be a great software developer.