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Time-on-Task: 75 hours Courses may be completed in as little as a few short weeks, or up to 6 months. Your success throughout your online course experience will be represented digitally within a badge. The badge will show your employers and professional network your qualifications as well as course materials you mastered. Course DescriptionThis course prepares you to sit for the certification exam. This course provides students with the basic knowledge and skills necessary for a career in PC support. The course is designed to fully prepare students to sit for and pass the CompTIA A+ 220-801 and 220-802 certification exams. Topics include installation, configuration, preventative maintenance of PC hardware components, and the basics of networking, security, virtualization, desktop imaging, and deployment. Students will also gain knowledge of diagnostic and troubleshooting processes for various types of technical issues. Course Objectives       Identify integral Search Engine Optimization strategies, techniques, and tools You want to be engaged as you learn. We get it.  We also know engagement is important to true retention and learning. For that reason, each course includes:       Online course material       eTextbook       Interactive lesson presentations       Audio-to-go podcasts       Personalized study guides       User-specific pacing charts       Engaging lesson presentations       Interactive “Check Your Understanding” exercises/quizzes       Mobile Friendly Experience: laptops, computers, tablets, etc.

Self-Paced

Instructor : Online Class Instructor 

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $549.00



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Time-on-Task: 60 hours Courses may be completed in as little as a few short weeks, or up to 6 months. Your success throughout your online course experience will be represented digitally within a badge. The badge will show your employers and professional network your qualifications as well as course materials you mastered. Course DescriptionThis course prepares you to sit for the certification exam. This course provides students with the basic knowledge and skills necessary to become an IT security professional. This course is designed to fully prepare students to sit for and pass the CompTIA S+ certification exam. Students will gain the knowledge and skills necessary to identify risk and participate in risk mitigation activities as well as provide infrastructure, application, operational and information security. They will also acquire the knowledge necessary to apply security controls to maintain confidentiality, integrity and availability, as well as how to identify appropriate technologies and products. Finally, students will gain an awareness of applicable policies, laws and regulations with regard to IT security. Course Objectives       Describe common risks, vulnerabilities and controls.       Explain the triple constraint of information security.       Analyze and differentiate between types of malware and attacks.       Identify risks for common system hardware and peripherals.       Describe principles of software, data and host security.       Implement OS hardening procedures.       Identify common types of programming attacks.       Implement secure browsing practices.       Describe security vulnerabilities unique to virtualized environments.       Explain the purpose and vulnerabilities of common network devices.       Identify and secure common ports and protocols.       Describe security concerns unique to cloud computing environments.       Identify IDS and IPS solutions for host and network defense.       Describe the differences between identification, authentication and authorization in Access Control.       Identify various methods for access authentication.       Implement logical access control methods.       Distinguish between discretionary, mandatory, rule-based and role-based access control implementations.       Identify various types of risk management strategies (transfer, accept, mitigate, eliminate).       Distinguish between management, technical and operational controls.       Calculate risk using subjective and objective measures.       Implement compliance audits for common security controls.       Explain the difference between penetration testing and vulnerability scanning.       Distinguish between symmetric and asymmetric forms of encryption.       Explain the use of public-key/private-key pairs to encrypt and decrypt a secure message.       Identify common security protocols (SSH, SSL, IPSec).       Explain basic hashing concepts.       Distinguish between types of tickets, keys and certificate authorities in a PKI.       Distinguish between business continuity and disaster recovery objectives and timeframes.       Implement common backup rotation cycles.       Identify various types of redundant hardware and backup sites.       Recognize various types of environmental control solutions.       Identify RAID configurations for common availability and redundancy requirements.      

Self-Paced

Instructor : Online Class Instructor 

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $549.00



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Time-on-Task: 71 hours Courses may be completed in as little as a few short weeks, or up to 6 months. Your success throughout your online course experience will be represented digitally within a badge. The badge will show your employers and professional network your qualifications as well as course materials you mastered. Course Description This course prepares you to sit for the certification exam. This course examines Information Technology (IT) in the health care world. It is designed to help IT professionals expand their training beyond IT and introduce health care IT (HIT). Data flow, IT operations, and security in HIT are explained. This course explains how health care IT includes not just the technology used in the health care environment but also the regulatory requirements, organizational behavior, and medical business operations. The course provides the knowledge needed for IT professionals to be prepared to work in the health care IT environment. Course Objectives Distinguish general Information Technology (IT) and Health Care Information Technology (HIT) Understand the expectations of employers in today's employment market Analyze medical business operations influence on HIT Analyze HIT industry regulations Determine data flow in health care environments Apply IT expertise within a medical environment Evaluate the efficacy of health care information management methodologies Identify best security practices for HIT You want to be engaged as you learn. We get it.  We also know engagement is important to true retention and learning. For that reason, each course includes: Online course material eTextbook Interactive lesson presentations Audio-to-go podcasts Personalized study guides User-specific pacing charts Engaging lesson presentations Interactive “Check Your Understanding” exercises/quizzes Mobile Friendly Experience: laptops, computers, tablets, etc.

Self-Paced

Instructor : Online Class Instructor 

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $449.00



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Time-on-Task: 112 hours Courses may be completed in as little as a few short weeks, or up to 6 months. Your success throughout your online course experience will be represented digitally within a badge. The badge will show your employers and professional network your qualifications as well as course materials you mastered. Course DescriptionThis course prepares you to sit for the certification exam. This course should enable an individual to be able to sit for and pass the Oracle Java Certification - Associate level. Course Objectives       Solve simple problems using the fundamental syntax and semantics of the Java programming language       Examine elementary techniques in Java programming       Write Java programs that use selection       Write Java programs that use loops: while, do while, for       Write Java programs that make use of methods for transfer of control       Write Java programs that use arrays       Examine object-oriented programming using objects and classes       Illustrate object-oriented programming including immutable classes and immutable objects       Write Java programs that use inheritance and polymorphism       Extend error handling techniques by adding exception handlers to Java programs       Design generic classes and interfaces to improve code reusability       Use the Java Collections Framework in a Java program       Distinguish between the Java platforms and describe the basic characteristics of Java integration technologies       Describe the basic characteristics, use, benefits, and drawbacks of Java's server-side technologies and application tiers You want to be engaged as you learn. We get it.  We also know engagement is important to true retention and learning. For that reason, each course includes:       Online course material       eTextbook       Interactive lesson presentations       Audio-to-go podcasts       Personalized study guides       User-specific pacing charts       Engaging lesson presentations       Interactive “Check Your Understanding” exercises/quizzes       Mobile Friendly Experience: laptops, computers, tablets, etc.

Self-Paced

Instructor : Online Class Instructor 

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $1,129.00



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Time-on-Task: 41 hoursCourses may be completed in as little as a few short weeks, or up to 6 months. Your success throughout your online course experience will be represented digitally within a badge. The badge will show your employers and professional network your qualifications as well as course materials you mastered. Course DescriptionThis course provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to develop Android mobile applications for the commercial market. Students will learn to build robust, commercial-grade Android applications, and will gain an understanding of how to extend application functionality. The course will also cover the steps to finalize applications for external release. Course Objectives       Explain the different aspects of Android and the Android language       Execute an Android application       Explain the role of activities and intents in Android       Describe the different aspects of user interface in Android       Differentiate between threads and tasks in Android       Describe persistence in data and services in Android       Describe considerations for finalizing applications for external use       Explain how to create robust applications that support various OS versions and devices in Android You want to be engaged as you learn. We get it.  We also know engagement is important to true retention and learning. For that reason, each course includes:       Online course material       eTextbook       Interactive lesson presentations       Audio-to-go podcasts       Personalized study guides       User-specific pacing charts       Engaging lesson presentations       Interactive “Check Your Understanding” exercises/quizzes Mobile Friendly Experience: laptops, computers, tablets, etc.

Self-Paced

Instructor : Online Class Instructor 

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $299.00



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Time-on-Task: 41 hours Courses may be completed in as little as a few short weeks, or up to 6 months. Your success throughout your online course experience will be represented digitally within a badge. The badge will show your employers and professional network your qualifications as well as course materials you mastered. Course Description This course prepares you to sit for the certification exam. This course provides students with an introduction to HTML5 technology. Students will learnabout basic HTML, CSS, and Javascript, and they will also be introduced to the more complicatednew features of HTML5. Students will receive hands-on experience building web pages andmobile applications using HTML5. Course Objectives Describe the history and purpose of HTML5 technology Explain how HTML5 is enhanced with JavaScript and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) Identify the features and functionalities of HTML5 mobile and web applications Create web and mobile applications using HTML5 APIs You want to be engaged as you learn. We get it.  We also know engagement is important to true retention and learning. For that reason, each course includes: Online course material eTextbook Interactive lesson presentations Audio-to-go podcasts Personalized study guides User-specific pacing charts Engaging lesson presentations Interactive “Check Your Understanding” exercises/quizzes Mobile Friendly Experience: laptops, computers, tablets, etc.

Self-Paced

Instructor : Online Class Instructor 

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $299.00



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Time-on-Task: 41 hours Courses may be completed in as little as a few short weeks, or up to 6 months. Your success throughout your online course experience will be represented digitally within a badge. The badge will show your employers and professional network your qualifications as well as course materials you mastered. Course Description This course provides learners with an introduction to iOS technology. Learners will learn how to design and build dynamic, commercial-grade mobile applications for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch. The course will provide learners with a comprehensive understanding of the iOS mobile user interface and the experience and maintenance of applications. Finally, learners will learn how to create successful user interfaces for their iOS applications. Course Objectives Describe the process and necessary tools involved in becoming an iOS developer Identify the elements of Xcode's Interface Builder framework used to create a user interface Explain common features and tasks associated with advanced iOS application development You want to be engaged as you learn. We get it.  We also know engagement is important to true retention and learning. For that reason, each course includes: Online course material eTextbook Interactive lesson presentations Audio-to-go podcasts Personalized study guides User-specific pacing charts Engaging lesson presentations Interactive “Check Your Understanding” exercises/quizzes Mobile Friendly Experience: laptops, computers, tablets, etc.

Self-Paced

Instructor : Online Class Instructor 

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $299.00



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Time-on-Task: 14 hours Courses may be completed in as little as a few short weeks, or up to 6 months. Your success throughout your online course experience will be represented digitally within a badge. The badge will show your employers and professional network your qualifications as well as course materials you mastered. Course DescriptionThis course provides an opportunity to learn and demonstrate Internet literacy. Students will learn how the Internet, search engines, and web browsers function, and how to search the Internet, select keywords that will narrow the scope of a search, evaluate the reliability of websites and their content, and identify secure websites when buying, selling, or banking online. Course Objectives Explain how the Internet functions Explain how search engines function Summarize how to successfully search the Internet Assess websites for security Evaluate the reliability of information found on the web You want to be engaged as you learn. We get it.  We also know engagement is important to true retention and learning. For that reason, each course includes: Online course material Interactive lesson presentations Audio-to-go podcasts Personalized study guides User-specific pacing charts Engaging lesson presentations Interactive “Check Your Understanding” exercises/quizzes Mobile Friendly Experience: laptops, computers, tablets, etc.

Self-Paced

Instructor : Online Class Instructor 

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $69.00



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Time-on-Task: 24 hours Courses may be completed in as little as a few short weeks, or up to 6 months. Your success throughout your online course experience will be represented digitally within a badge. The badge will show your employers and professional network your qualifications as well as course materials you mastered. Course Description This course prepares you to sit for the certification exam. In this course, students will explore and use many of the features of QuickBooks as it pertains to a service business and a merchandising business. Students will apply accounting concepts in recording transactions, preparing reports, closing an accounting period, creating a company files, establishing inventory, customer and vendor files and preparing the payroll. Upon completion of the course, students should be able to use QuickBooks Pro 2013 in real-world situations and aid in the completion QuickBooks Certification. Course Objectives Demonstrate navigation of the QuickBooks interface Create company data files using QuickBooks Create lists in QuickBooks Analyze accounting transactions Explain how to prepare company financial reports Explain how to record business transactions in the QuickBooks centers Process payroll transactions Explain how to prepare company financial reports Analyze cash accounts Perform maintenance to protect QuickBooks data files You want to be engaged as you learn. We get it.  We also know engagement is important to true retention and learning. For that reason, each course includes: Online course material eTextbook Interactive lesson presentations Audio-to-go podcasts Personalized study guides User-specific pacing charts Engaging lesson presentations Interactive “Check Your Understanding” exercises/quizzes Mobile Friendly Experience: laptops, computers, tablets, etc.

Self-Paced

Instructor : Online Class Instructor 

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $299.00



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Time-on-Task: 19 hours Courses may be completed in as little as a few short weeks, or up to 6 months. Your success throughout your online course experience will be represented digitally within a badge. The badge will show your employers and professional network your qualifications as well as course materials you mastered. Course DescriptionThis course introduces students to the basic principles and strategies of Search Engine Optimization (SEO). Students will learn how SEO can be used to market websites and companies, and will gain an understanding of the strategies, techniques, and tools used to optimize the information they present online to improve visibility using search engines. Course Objectives       Describe the background, purpose, and business goals of Search Engine Optimization       Identify integral Search Engine Optimization strategies, techniques, and tools You want to be engaged as you learn. We get it.  We also know engagement is important to true retention and learning. For that reason, each course includes:       Online course material       eTextbook       Interactive lesson presentations       Audio-to-go podcasts       Personalized study guides       User-specific pacing charts       Engaging lesson presentations       Interactive “Check Your Understanding” exercises/quizzes Mobile Friendly Experience: laptops, computers, tablets, etc.

Self-Paced

Instructor : Online Class Instructor 

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $149.00



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