Certificates | Troy University


 Earning a certificate in a specific field adds credibility to your current profession or will help you transition to the field of your choice. Look into these certificate programs to guide your future.

Cyber Security – This four-course program educates participants on fundamentals of network protection, securing electronic assets, preventing attacks, and ensuring the privacy of your customers. For more information, click here.

Game Design and Development - In this three-course online certificate program, you will learn the basics of designing your own tabletop game and bring it to market. The program provides hands-on experience in game design and expert feedback.  Click here for details

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) – In this four-course online program, you will learn a software system used to store, display, analyze and map information. This information is used by geographers, planners, land developers, real estate agents, utilities and more. For more information click here.

Project Management Professional (PMP) - Ensure you are prepared to sit for the PMP exam. This intensive program combines expert instruction with The CertwiseTM Learning System for PMP  Exam Preparation training materials.  The PMP program is 12 weeks of online learning with four on-campus meetings.  Click here for details

SHRM Learning System – This intense 12-week prepares individuals for the most sought after Human Resource certification. For more information, Click here


Career Training Online

Are you looking to start a new career or gain skills to advance in your existing one? You've come to the right place! You can start these career training programs anytime and work at a pace that suits your individual style. You'll have access to all the lessons and assignments from day one, and many of these programs can be completed in less than six months. You'll get all the materials and instructor assistance you need to have a truly comprehensive learning experience. Upon completing your program with a passing score, you'll receive a certificate of completion.

Certified Bookkeeper

The Certified Bookkeeper Online Training Program for experienced bookkeepers leads to national certification with the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers (AIPB). The AIPB certification is a high professional standard for bookkeepers. This program was created by the AIPB and is offered in partnership with major colleges, universities, and other accredited education providers.
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Certified Personal Trainer

This online program blends the best of academic and hands-on training, offering online instructor-facilitated education, four days of live practical training, and a required 30-hour internship that will give you real-life experience you can put on your résumé. When you successfully complete all course requirements and the necessary CPR/AED first aid training, you'll receive your nationally-recognized World Instructor Training School (W.I.T.S.) Personal Trainer Certification. Click here to view program.

Grant Writing

The Grant Writing Online Training Program will teach you the essentials of writing, researching, obtaining, and maintaining grants. You'll learn how to format your proposals, how to write effectively, and how to get funded. Click here to view program.

Medical Billing and Coding

You will learn to function as an important member of the healthcare team by providing key skills such as abstracting from medical records, assigning codes to diagnoses and procedures using the ICD-9-CM, ICD-10-CM, CPT and HCPCS Level II code books, developing insurance claims according to third-party guidelines, and understanding the legal, ethical and regulatory concepts that are vital to this field. Click here to view program.

Microsoft Office Specialist 2010 (MOS) Certification Training

Learn basic to advanced skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Access 2010, while you prepare for certification. You will discover how to create and format documents, use tables, complete a mail merge, and more. Upon successful completion of the Microsoft Office Specialist 2010 Program, you should be able to use the Microsoft Office suite of software effectively and knowledgeably. Click here to view program.

Non-Profit Management

Learn all about nonprofit management! Examine the fundamental principles of nonprofit management, explore the roles and responsibilities of a nonprofit board of directors and the management team, discover the essential aspects of fundraising, and become acquainted with the budgeting process. Click here to view program.

Nutrition for Optimal Health, Wellness and Sports

The Nutrition for Optimal Health, Wellness, and Sports Online Training Program will teach you about developing individualized nutritional programs for clients, patients, or yourself. The American College of Sports Medicine has certified this curriculum. This innovative and comprehensive Web-based certificate program provides an in-depth examination of contemporary nutritional topics, such as meal plan analysis, functional food implementation, antioxidants, public nutrition, sports nutrition, vitamin supplementation, and weight management. Click here to view program.

Pharmacy Technician

Learn the skills you need to become a pharmacy technician in a hospital or retail setting with the Pharmacy Technician Online Certification Training Program. You'll gain the skills and knowledge to qualify for entry-level positions in pharmacies, and you'll be prepared for national certification. This program pairs students with an instructor for one-on-one assistance and may include a 40-100 hour externship. Click here to view program.

Technical Writing

The Technical Writing Online Training Program is designed for anyone who wishes to develop their technical writing abilities to a professional level. You will learn research methods, audience considerations, styles, drafting and revision techniques, how to work in a collaborative environment, and more. This course will also introduce you to a variety of media and formats. You will learn about standards for Web sites, e-mails, proposals, memos, and instructions. Click here to view program..