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Online Certificate and Career Training Programs

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Accounting


Course #
Title
Hours
CEUs
Fee
Initial Access
GES202 Certified Bookkeeper 140 12 $1,895 6 months
GES211 Professional Bookkeeping with QuickBooks 2012 140 14 $1,795 6 months
GES232 Professional Bookkeeping with QuickBooks 2013 140 14 $1,795 6 months

Business & Management

GES245 Administrative Professional 120 12 $695 6 months
GES907 Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office Specialist 2010 460 46 $2,295 6 months
GES844 Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office Specialist 2013 455 45.5 $2,295 6 months
GES829 Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office 2010 Master 380 38 $1,895 6 months
GES842 Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office 2013 Master 445 44.5 $1,895 6 months
GES203 Certified Global Business Professional 160 16 $2,395 12 months
GES219 Chartered Tax Professional 180 18 $1,795 18 months
GES131 Child Development Associate Training 120 12 $850 6 months
GES132 Child Development Associate Training Renewal 45 4.5 $499 6 months
GES401 Entrepreneurship: Start-Up and Business Owner Management 360 36 $1,995 6 months
GES403 Fitness Business Management 200 20 $2,495 6 months
GES703 Freight Broker/Agent Training 150 15 $1,795 6 months
GES207 Grant Writing 300 30 $2,095
GES419 Human Resources Professional 120 12 $1,695 6 months
GES404 Lean Mastery 60 6 $1,795 6 months
GES405 Management for IT Professionals 390 39 $2,195 6 months
GES406 Management Training 360 36 $2,195 6 months
GES408 Non-Profit Management 300 30 $2,195 6 months
GES209 Paralegal 300 30 $1,895 6 months
GES210 Pay Per Click Marketing 150 15 $1,395 12 months
GES409 Payroll Practice and Management 80 8 $1,695 6 months
GES412 Records Management Certificate 180 18 $1,495 6 months
GES411 Purchasing and Supply Chain Management 300 30 $2,095 6 months
GES215 Six Sigma Black Belt 200 20 $2,495 6 months
GES216 Six Sigma Green Belt 100 10 $1,795 6 months

Career Development - Green Business & Industry, Trades

GES720 Biofuel Production Operations 400 40 $2,595 12 months
GES717 Building Analyst Quick Start Program (BPI BA Certification) 60 6 $1,395 3 months
GES714 Certified Green Supply Chain Professional 60 6 $1,595 13 months
GES715 Certified Indoor Air Quality Manager 16 1.6 $795 6 months
GES716 Certified Indoor Environmentalist 32 3.2 $895 6 months
GES704 Home Inspection Certificate 200 20 $2,295 12 months
GES719 Natural Gas Plant Operations 400 40 $2,595 12 months
GES712 Performing Comprehensive Building Assessments 30 3 $895 3 months
GES711 Principles of Green Building 30 3 $795 3 months
GES713 Senior Certified Sustainability Professional 110 11 $2,495 13 months
GES722 Solar Power Professional 120 12 $1,895 3 months
GES485 Wind Energy Professional 240 24 $2,395 6 months

Career Development - Retail and Hospitality Industry

GES402 Event Management and Design 300 30 $1,895 6 months
GES234 Food and Customer Service Skills Training 120 12 $850 6 months
GES230 Professional Interpreter 40 4 $995 6 months
GES236 Retail Customer Service Skills Training 120 12 $850 6 months
GES246 Screenwriting for Film and Television 100 10 $1,495 6 months
GES218 Travel Agent Training 250 25 $1,695 6 months

Career Development - Professional Health

GES101 Administrative Dental Assistant 150 15 $1,695 6 months
GES102 Administrative Medical Specialist w/ Billing and Coding  300 30 $1,895 6 months
GES123 Administrative Medical Specialist w/ Medical Billing and Coding + Medical Terminology 360 36 $2,395 12 months
GES103 Advanced Coding for the Physician's Office  (CPC Prep) 80 8 $1,495 6 months
GES104 Advanced Hospital Coding and CCS Prep 80 8 $1,795 6 months
GES105 Advanced Personal Fitness Trainer 400 40 $2,595 9 months
GES106 Certified National Pharmaceutical Representative 90 9 $1,695 6 months
GES120 Certified Personal Trainer 62 6.2 $995 12 months
GES121 Clinical Dental Assistant 240 24 $1,895 6 months
GES110 ICD-10 Medical Coding 200 20 $1,695 6 months
GES111 Medical Billing and Coding 240 24 $1,695 6 months
GES124 Medical Billing and Coding + Medical Terminology 300 30 $1,895 6 months
GES112 Medical Terminology 60 6 $795 6 months
GES113 Medical Transcription 240 24 $1,695 6 months
GES122 Medical Transcription + Medical Terminology 300 30 $1,895 6 months
GES115 Personal Fitness Trainer 250 25 $2,095 6 months
GES116 Personal Training and Group Exercise Training for Older Adults 200 20 $2,395 6 months
GES117 Pharmacy Technician 330 33 $1,895 6 months
GES125 Physical Therapy Aide 150 15 $1,795 6 months
GES118 Veterinary Assistant 170 17 $1,895 6 months

Computer Applications & Specialist Training

GES323

AutoCAD 2015 Certified User  NEW!

155 15.5 $2,495 6 months
GES324

AutoCAD 2015 with AutoCAD 3D  NEW!

235 23.5 $3,195 9 months
GES325

AutoCAD 3D 2015  NEW!

80 8 $1,595 6 months
GES305 Forensic Computer Examiner 80 8 $2,895 12 months
GES208 Help Desk Analyst: Tier 1 Support Specialist 120 12 $1,395 6 months
GES836 Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Windows 7 200 20 $1,895 12 months
GES908 Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Server 2008 275 27.5 $1,995 6 months
GES837 Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): SQL Server 2008 220 22 $1,895 12 months
GES906 Microsoft Office Specialist 2010 (MOS) Certification Training 380 38 $1,895 6 months
GES846

Microsoft Office Specialist 2013

335 33.5 $1,895 6 months
GES845 Microsoft Office 2013 Master 245 24.5 $1.595 6 months
GES833 Microsoft Project 2010 60 6 $795 6 months
GES830 Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Certification Training 82 8.2 $795 6 months
GES852 Microsoft SharePoint 2013 Certification Training 82 8.2 $795 6 months

Internet & Web Development

GES321 Android Application Developer 120 12 $1,595 6 months
GES319 Mobile and Desktop Web Developer 460 46 $2,795 12 months
GES213 Search Engine Marketing 250 25 $1,795 12 months
GES214 Search Engine Optimization 150 15 $1,395 12 months
GES314 Microsoft Web Developer 240 24 $1,895 6 months
GES317 Mobile Web Developer 280 28 $2,095 6 months
GES316 Web Applications Developer 360 36 $2,195 12 months
GES517 Web Design Professional 350 35 $2,795 9 months
GES308 Webmaster 150 15 $1,895 6 months

Media & Design, Graphics & Photography

GES501 3ds max 300 30 $1,595 8 months
GES503 Digital Arts Certificate 360 36 $5,695 9 months
GES502 Marketing Design Certificate 360 36 $5,695 9 months
GES507 Multimedia Arts Certificate 360 36 $5,695 9 months
GES515 Certified Residential Interior Designer  120 12 $1,895 6 months
GES605 Video Game Design and Development 500 50 $1,895 8 months

Professional Certification Preparation

GES818 Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office 2007 Master 340 34 $1,895 6 months
GES829 Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office 2010 Master 380 38 $1,895 6 months
GES842

Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office 2013 Master

455 45.5 $1,895 6 months
GES801 Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office Specialist 2007 Training 480 48 $2,195 6 months
GES907 Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office Specialist 2010 460 46 $2,195 6 months
GES844

Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office Specialist 2013

455 45.5 $2,295 6 months
GES425 Certified Mediator and Arbitrator 200 20 $3,295 6 months
GES426 Certified Mediator and Conflict Resolution Specialist 200 20 $3,295 6 months
GES227 Certified Protection Officer 50 5 $850 6 months
GES244 Digital Analytics and Conversion Professional with OMCP® Certification 135 13.5 $1,695 6 months
GES243 Paid Search Professional with OMCP® Certification 135 13.5 $1,695 6 months
GES242 Search Marketing Professional with OMCP® Certification 160 16 $1,695 6 months
GES241 Social Media and Mobile Marketing Professional with OMCP® Certification 160 16 $1,695 6 months

Professional Development

GES223 Legal Secretary 350 35 $2,095 6 months
GES217 Technical Writing 80 8 $1,695 6 months

Technical Certification Preparation

GES304 Cisco CCNA Certification Training 150 15 $1,895 6 months
GES901 CompTIA™ A+ Certification Training 230 23 $1,595 6 months
GES133 CompTIA™ Healthcare IT Technician 80 8 $1,495 6 months
GES903 Comp TIA Network+ Certification Training 80 8 $1,395 6 months
GES904 Comp TIA Security+ Certification Training 80 8 $1,395 6 months
GES834 Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA):  Server 2012 230 23 $2,095 12 months
GES835 Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): SQL Server 2012 360 36 $1,895 7 months
GES828 Microsoft Office 2010 Master Certification Training 300 30 $1,595 6 months
GES845 Microsoft Office 2013 Master 245 24.5 $1,595 6 months
GES322 Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) Training 75 7.5 $1,495 6 months
GES326

CompTIA™ Certification Training: A+, Network+, Security+

420 42 $3,395 12 months

* Most programs allow for extensions, if necessary. Extension details are included with the course descriptions. Prices listed above are correct as of 8/1/2015. Prices subject to change.

Online Six-week Healthcare and Technical Certificate Programs

The following are scheduled for 6-week completion. Click here for starting dates 

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Allegra Accredited Health Care Certificate Programs

Format and Overview - Allegra Accredited Certificate Programs

  • Certificate in Brain Health ($69 | 10 contact hours)

  • Certificate in Complementary and Integrative Medicine ($149 | 22 contact hours)

  • Certificate in End of Life Care ($109 | 18 contact hours)

  • Certificate in Food, Nutrition, and Health ($99 | 16 contact hours)  New!

  • Certificate in Gerontology ($159 | 25 contact hours) Updated!

  • Certificate in Healthy Aging ($69 | 10 contact hours)

  • Certificate in Holistic and Integrative Health ($209 | 33 contact hours) Updated!

  • Certificate in Integrative Mental Health ($119 | 20 contact hours)  Updated!

  • Certificate in Meditation ($69 | 8 contact hours)

  • Certificate in Healing Environments $99 | 16 contact hours)

  • Certificate in Pain Assessment and Management ($75 | 12 contact hours)

  • Certificate in Perinatal Issues ($119 | 20 contact hours)

  • Certificate in Spirituality, Health, and Healing ($209 | 25 contact hours)

  • Certificate in Starting Your Own Business in Health and Healing  ($69 | 10 contact hours)

  • Certificate in Stress Management ($89 | 14 contact hours)

Holistic and Intergrative Programs (Allegra Accredited)  Updated!

  • Certificate in Holistic and Integrative Health: Foundations 1 ($89 | 14 Contact hours)

  • Certificate in Holistic and Integrative Health: Foundations 2 ($69 | 10 contact hours)

  • Certificate in Holistic and Integrative Health: Foundations 3 ($59 | 9 contact hours)

Technical Certification Preparation Programs

Courses listed below are $119 each (unless otherwise indicated), 24 contact hours, and 2.4 CEUs*

    • Basic CompTIA A+ Certification Prep

    • Intermediate CompTIA A+ Certification Prep

    • Advanced CompTIA A+ Certification Prep

    • CompTIA® Network+ Certification Prep

    • CompTIA® Security+ Certification Prep 1

    • CompTIA® Security+ Certification Prep 2