Valencia offers more than 80 certificate programs that prepare students for immediate entry into a career in the workforce. For students who meet degree-seeking requirements, college credits earned through the certificate programs can be applied toward a related Associate in Science degree.
The Technical Certificate programs require prescribed technical courses and may require general education courses, for a minimum of 12 college credits. Students who complete the course work prescribed in a Technical Certificate automatically will receive the certificate. Also, students may request a Technical Certificate from the academic department.
Career Certificate programs require prescribed technical credit courses and basic skills proficiency achieved through developmental courses. Students will receive a certificate upon completion of the Career Certificate program.
Valencia offers Career Certificates in these fields:
Advanced Technical Certificates
An Advanced Technical Certificate prepares those who have previously received degrees to enhance their skills in a specialty area.
Valencia offers Advanced Technical Certificates in: