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Certificate Programs and Certification Badges

When you want to stand out as an ideal candidate for a position or for a promotion, you need to show how you’re different from everyone else. : By earning a certificate or badge from Husson University, you’ll enhance your personal profile and bring added value to any organization.

 

Certificate Programs

Husson’s certificate programs are 4 to 5 courses in an academic area designed to give you a specialization in that subject. 

  • For Full-time Students
    Many Husson students choose to maximize the value of their education by earning certificates in conjunction with their degree. By earning one or more certificates, you can pursue another area of interest and add credentials to your skillsets and résumé. If you’re a full-time student, there is no added tuition or fee associated with a certificate.
  • For Adult Learners
    Looking to advance in your career or transition to a new career? By earning a certificate in your choice of subject area, you can stretch your knowledge base and add credentials to your résumé. Our certificate programs are convenient and affordable, making them ideal for adult learners.

 

Certification Badges

Husson students earn certification badges at no extra cost as part of their curriculum in several majors. These are recognizable credentials standard in the field they are pursuing – yet another way our students prepare to be career-ready upon graduation.  

Certification badges Husson students earn include:

  • Blog Creation Expert
  • Hootsuite Platform
  • HubSpot Inbound Marketing
  • HubSpot Content Marketing
  • Social Media expert
  • Website Creation Software expert
  • SPSS - Descriptive Statistics, Inferential Statistics
  • Understanding Mozilla backpack
  • Understanding User Services through GoDaddy

 

“Earning certificates allowed me to expand my knowledge into other areas of interest beyond my major, and enabled me to see the challenges that I had to face from more than one vantage point. Certificates also let me show potential employers that I was well-rounded and could solve problems that spanned multiple disciplines.”

– Zachary Lacroix ’19
   Live Sound


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Certificate in Accounting A
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Certificate in Accounting

College of Business
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
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Online
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The Certificate in Accounting program prepares students for work as bookkeepers, tellers, accounts payable clerks and accounts receivable clerks and covers private and public accounting topics.

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Certificate in Paralegal - Advanced Civil Practice A
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Certificate in Paralegal - Advanced Civil Practice

College of Business
Associate, Bachelor's, Master's

Bangor
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Presque Isle
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Online
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The Certificate in Paralegal - Advanced Civil Practice expands the knowledge base in the area of civil litigation. Students will gain higher competencies as outlined by the American Association for Paralegal Education.

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Certificate in Audio Engineering A
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audio vocabulary, equipment, software, recording and mixing, music production

Certificate in Audio Engineering

New England School of Communications
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
Z
Online
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This certificate is designed for students interested in courses providing basic knowledge in audio vocabulary, careers, equipment, software, introductory recording & mixing, technology, and music production.

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Certificate in Business Administration A
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Certificate in Business Administration

College of Business
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
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Online
A

The Certificate in Business Administration prepares students in the areas of business organization, management, policy and practices.

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Certificate in Competitive Intelligence A
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Competitive Intelligence

Certificate in Competitive Intelligence

College of Business
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
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Online
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The Competitive Intelligence certificate is designed to provide students with foundational knowledge and skills to pursue a career in a new and dynamic field of integrated business intelligence.

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Certificate in Counter-Terrorism and Security A
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Certificate in Counter-Terrorism and Security

College of Business
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
A
Online
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The Certificate in Counter-Terrorism and Security provides advanced knowledge and understanding for those law enforcement and security officers who are the first-line of defense against terrorist threats.

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Certificate in Paralegal - Advanced Criminal Practice A
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Certificate in Paralegal - Advanced Criminal Practice

College of Business
Certificate

Bangor
A
Presque Isle
Z
Online
Z

The Certificate in Paralegal - Advanced Criminal Practice provides advanced instruction for paralegals in the area of criminal litigation.

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Certificate in Data Analytics A
B
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Certificate in Data Analytics

College of Business
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
Z
Online
A

The undergraduate certificate in Data Analytics is about using various forms of information to make decisions. Students from many different degree programs or careers strengthen their analytical skills through this program. Upon completing the certificate in data analytics, you’ll have several hands-on experiences with using analytics in real-world settings culminating in an extensive project.

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Certificate in Entertainment Design and Technology A
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Certificate in Entertainment Design and Technology

New England School of Communications
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
Z
Online
Z

Students interested in broadening their technical skills in the technical operations of entertainment venues should consider a Certificate in Entertainment Design and Technology. This program covers basic design, stage automation, lighting, audio and CAD design.

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Certificate in Entertainment Production A
B
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Certificate in Entertainment Production

New England School of Communications
Certificate

Bangor
A
Presque Isle
Z
Online
Z

This certificate program is designed to provide an overview of the conceptual skills demanded by the entertainment industry. The program covers basic concepts and skills in design, technology and management process that are used in entertainment venues such as stages, concerts, cruise ships, trade shows, and theme parks.

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Certificate in Entrepreneurship A
B
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Certificate in Entrepreneurship

College of Business
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
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Online
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The Certificate in Entrepreneurship provides students the understanding and knowledge necessary to start a new business or business unit or product line.

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Certificate in Event Technician A
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Event Technician

Certificate in Event Technician

New England School of Communications
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
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Online
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This certificate in event technician would increase work readiness in theatrical, broadcast, touring, and AV technology industries.

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Certificate in Finance A
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Certificate in Finance

College of Business
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
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Online
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The Finance Certificate offers students an opportunity to take both introductory and upper level business courses in finance. These courses can be applied to a B.S. or M.B.A. degree at Husson University as a way to augment a degree. Additionally, non-degree students can demonstrate an understanding of major financial concepts. This program will also allow non-traditional students wanting to take the courses necessary to sit for the the Certified Financial Planners examination to earn an advanced certificate.

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Certificate in Fundamentals of Video Production A
B
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Fundamentals of Video Production

Certificate in Fundamentals of Video Production

New England School of Communications
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
Z
Online
Z

This certificate is designed for students who would like to complement their current skill set, whether communications related or not, with the fundamental skills of video production. Courses will provide students with a basic knowledge in video vocabulary, careers, equipment, software, broadcast and studio production.

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Certificate in Graphic Design A
B
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Certificate in Graphic Design

New England School of Communications
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
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Online
Z

The Certificate in Graphic Design focuses on the design process and how to develop a piece from concept to delivery. The program covers design and technology processes that are used in print, web, visual and production design. Students will develop a portfolio that demonstrates their design skill and knowledge.

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Certificate in Hospitality A
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Certificate in Hospitality

Certificate in Hospitality

College of Business
Certificate

Bangor
A
Presque Isle
Z
Online
Z

The Certificate in Hospitality Management prepares students to understand the basic standards of Hospitality and Tourism. These courses focus on the customer service skills that are vital to ensure that every guest feels welcomed and that their needs and expectations are met or exceeded on a daily basis. 

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Certificate in Advanced Music Production A
B
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Music production, live sound production, post production, advanced mixing, recording, music production techniques, recording

Certificate in Advanced Music Production

New England School of Communications
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
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Online
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Add advanced skills of music production to your proficiency in either live sound production or post production. You'll learn advanced mixing, recording, and music production techniques and gain valuable experience working recording events in the NESCom audio studio and with the video department.

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To apply, please contact the office of admissions at 207.941.7100 or admit@husson.edu.
Certificate in Advanced Post Production A
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Live sound production, music production, post production, foley recording, dialogue recording, field recording, production techniques, video shoots, field productions, film shoots

Certificate in Advanced Post Production

New England School of Communications
Certificate

Bangor
A
Presque Isle
Z
Online
Z

Combine your current proficienty in either live sound production or music production with advanced skills in post production. You'll learn foley recording, dialogue recording, and field recording and production techniques and also gain valuable experience working video shoots, field productions, and film shoots with the video department.

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To apply, please contact the office of admissions at 207.941.7100 or admit@husson.edu.
Certificate in Applied Mental Health A
B
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Applied mental health, MHRT/C, case management, entitlement programs, basic skills

Certificate in Applied Mental Health

College of Science & Humanities
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
Z
Online
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The eight required courses make up the required and approved courses that meet the updated standards for the MHRT/C (Mental Health Rehabilitation Technician/Community) certification.

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To apply, please contact the office of admissions at 207.941.7100 or admit@husson.edu.
Certificate in Elementary Education A
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K-8 Pathways II Teaching Certification, instructional practices, reading arts, language arts, math, science, social studies

Certificate in Elementary Education

College of Science & Humanities
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
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Online
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This certificate is designed to prepare individuals who already possess a Bachelor's degree for K-8 Pathways II Teaching Certification. You'll learn about and apply best instructional practices for all major academic areas, including reading and language arts, math, science and social studies. You'll take a culminating seminar in conjunction with a semester-long student-teaching placement.

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To apply, please contact the office of admissions at 207.941.7100 or admit@husson.edu.

Certificate in Filmmaking Technique A
B
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filmmaking technique, certificate, storytelling, production, live production, documentaries, commercials

Certificate in Filmmaking Technique

New England School of Communications
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
Z
Online
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Through this program, you'll learn the unique characteristics of filmmaking and storytelling, in both the planning and the artistic development of production. These skills can be applied to filmmaking, live production, documentaries and commercials, preparing you to build a career in this exciting industry.

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To apply, please contact the office of admissions at 207.941.7100 or admit@husson.edu.

Certificate in Pre Law A
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Pre law, paralegal, legal studies, AAPE, law school, civil litigation, legal research, constitutional law

Certificate in Pre Law

College of Business
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
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Online
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The Pre Law certificate program provides Legal Studies students with advanced instruction in areas of law which will enable graduates to demonstrate higher level competencies outlined by the American Association for Paralegal Education.

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Certificate in Augmented and Virtual Reality A
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Augmented and Virtual Reality Certificate

Certificate in Augmented and Virtual Reality

New England School of Communications
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
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Online
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Expand your skillset with a foundation in augmented and virtual reality. Through this program, you’ll learn about iOS app development, programming principles for augmented reality and applications for this cutting edge field.

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Certificate in Theater Performance A
B
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theater performance, stage, spotlight, journalism, sports journalism, radio broadcasting

Certificate in Theater Performance

New England School of Communications
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
Z
Online
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Expand your performance opportunities to gain experience being on stage and in the spotlight. This certificate is designed for those on a career path such as journalism, sports journalism and radio broadcasting, as well as for those who want to participate in creative projects shared in the public arena.

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To apply, please contact the office of admissions at 207.941.7100 or admit@husson.edu.

Certificate in Advanced Live Sound Production A
B
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Audio engineering, live sound, advanced sound reinforcement, speak system technology

Certificate in Advanced Live Sound Production

New England School of Communications
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
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Online
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Expand your career options in audio engineering with advanced skills in live sound. You'll learn advanced sound reinforcement and speaker system technology and gain valuable experience working live events for NESCom Mobile Productions and with the Live Sound department.

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To apply, please contact the office of admissions at 207.941.7100 or admit@husson.edu
Certificate in Marketing Communications A
B
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Certificate in Marketing Communications

New England School of Communications
Certificate

Bangor
A
Presque Isle
Z
Online
Z

The Certificate in Marketing Communications is designed for those students, including international students, who want an exposure to the creative side of business known as Marketing Communications. Topics covered include an overview of public relations, advertising, graphic design, and social media marketing.

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Post Master's Certificate in Nursing A
B
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Post Master's Certificate in Nursing

College of Health & Pharmacy
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
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Online
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Our Post-Graduate APRN Certificate programs are designed for Registered Nurses with MSN degrees seeking to develop the knowledge, skills and experience needed to practice in another area of Advanced Practice Nursing. There are two track options: Family Nurse Practitioner or Mental Health Nurse Practitioner. Students will engage in clinical experiences that match their specialty area.

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Certificate in Paralegal Studies A
B
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O

Certificate in Paralegal Studies

College of Business
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
Z
Online
Z

The Certificate in Paralegal Studies prepares students for understanding the basic areas of law.

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Certificate in Photography A
B
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P
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Certificate in Photography

New England School of Communications
Certificate

Bangor
A
Presque Isle
Z
Online
Z

The photography certificate is designed to reestablish a link to traditional fundamental photographic practices, while embracing relevant technological advancements. The collection of courses within this certificate provides historical perspective, compositional aesthetics, lighting, and lens perspective, which are all still relevant.

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Certificate in Radio Broadcasting A
B
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Certificate in Radio Broadcasting

New England School of Communications
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
Z
Online
Z

Gain knowledge of radio production and operational skills, including introduction to FCC rules and regulations, on-air performance as well as short and long form production. This is an opportunity to add performance and production media skills to your existing skill sets.

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Certificate in Sales A
B
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Certificate in Sales

College of Business
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
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Online
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The Certificate in Sales prepares students in the areas of sales and marketing management; and professional selling building understanding of real world concepts and best practices.

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Certificate in Secondary Education A
B
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Certificate in Secondary Education

College of Science & Humanities
Certificate

Bangor
A
Presque Isle
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Online
Z

This certificate is designed to prepare individuals who already possess a Bachelor's degree for Grades 7-12 Pathways II Teaching Certification. You'll learn about and apply best instructional practices for secondary-level disciplines.

  • Secondary English
  • Secondary Life Science
  • Secondary Physical Science

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To apply, please contact the office of admissions at 207.941.7100 or admit@husson.edu.

Certificate in Small Business Management A
B
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Certificate in Small Business Management

College of Business
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
Z
Online
Z

The Certificate in Small Business Management will help students understand the theories of big business and management and how to apply them to the running of a small company.

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Certificate in Digital and Social Media Marketing A
B
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Certificate in Digital and Social Media Marketing

New England School of Communications
Certificate

Bangor
A
Presque Isle
Z
Online
Z

The Certificate in Digital and Social Media Marketing provides students with knowledge of the online and social media marketplace and how to strategically leverage it for business success. This certificate is designed for students as well as working professionals in the field of advertising, public relations, marketing and small business.

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Certificate in Web Design A
B
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P
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Certificate in Web Design

College of Business
Certificate

Bangor
A
Presque Isle
Z
Online
Z

The Certificate in Web Design is suited for any professional or aspiring entrepreneur wanting to have a solid foundation in core web concepts and technologies including HTML, CSS and Javascript. The Certificate in Web Design prepares students to be able to work with internal or external web or marketing teams in support of web and web marketing initiatives. Students will learn to maintain and manage an existing web presence, and also to be able to define, design, develop and deploy a basic web presence.

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Certificate in Web Media A
B
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Certificate in Web Media

College of Business
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
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Online
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The Certificate in Web Media provides a basic knowledge in the use of media-related software tools, general web concepts, search marketing and user-experience and interaction design as well as the ability to communicate a market driven perspective with regard to all media.

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Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics A
B
Z
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business analytics

Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics

College of Business
Certificate

Bangor
A
Presque Isle
Z
Online
A

The graduate certificate in Business Analytics is about using various forms of information to make decisions. Students from many different degree programs or careers strengthen their analytical skills through this program. Upon completing the certificate in business analytics, you'll have several hands-on experiences with using analytics in real-world settings culminating in an extensive project.

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Graduate Certificate in Counter-Terrorism and Security A
B
A
P
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O
Counter-terrorism and security, law enforcment, security officers

Graduate Certificate in Counter-Terrorism and Security

College of Business
Certificate

Bangor
A
Presque Isle
A
Online
Z

The Certificate in Counter-Terrorism and Security provides advanced knowledge and understanding for those law enforcement and security officers who are the first-line of defense against terrorist threats.

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Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Management A
B
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Healthcare management, administrative role, financial, economic, ethics, quality management

Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Management

College of Business
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
Z
Online
A

The Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Management program helps prepare students for managerial and administrative roles in the healthcare industry.

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Graduate Certificate in Hospitality and Tourism Management A
B
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Hospitality and tourism management, upper-level management careers, customer service, sales and marketing

Graduate Certificate in Hospitality and Tourism Management

College of Business
Certificate

Bangor
A
Presque Isle
Z
Online
Z

The Graduate Certificate in Hospitality and Tourism Management program helps prepare students for upper-level management roles in the hospitality and tourism industry through coursework focused on the latest standards in operations and customer service.

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Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management Z
B
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Human Resource management, staffing, selection, compensation, benefits, training, development

Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management

College of Business
Certificate

Bangor
Z
Presque Isle
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Online
A

Human Resource management is an important function in any business. The graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management provides students with a foundation in key topics within human resource management including staffing and selection, compensation and benefits, and training and development.

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Graduate Certificate in Innovation and Entrepreneurship Z
B
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Innovation, entrepreneurship, intrapreneurship, opportunity recognition, new venture development

Graduate Certificate in Innovation and Entrepreneurship

College of Business
Certificate

Bangor
Z
Presque Isle
Z
Online
A

The Graduate Certificate in Innovation and Entrepreneurship program will provide students with the knowledge and skills to pursue entrepreneurial endeavors.

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Graduate Certificate in Risk Management Z
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Risk management, strategies, operational, financial risks, methods for managing, responding to unfavorable events

Graduate Certificate in Risk Management

College of Business
Certificate

Bangor
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Presque Isle
Z
Online
A

The Graduate Certificate in Risk Management program is designed to instill the knowledge and skills necessary to successfully manage in times of uncertainty.

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