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Oct 30, 2014, 13:00 ET

Stanford launches new online course: Principles and Practices of Gene Therapy

Gene therapy is rapidly becoming the top priority for R&D departments working on treatments for difficult to cure diseases. Advances in this...

Oct 17, 2014, 15:00 ET

Stanford Offers Online Workshops in Innovation for Teams

Gaining a competitive advantage demands that organizations know how to innovate. Stanford University, a leader in innovation education, is now...

Sep 03, 2014, 09:00 ET
Stanford Genetics and Genomics Certificate: Earn an online certificate in genetics and genomics and gain a greater understanding of biology, human health and personalized medicine. Tap into the world-class research of Stanford faculty and industry experts to acquire the skills and knowledge you need to succeed in the rapidly evolving genetics industry. (PRNewsFoto/Stanford Center for ...)

Stanford Launches Online Certificate in Genetics and Genomics

Two world-renowned schools - the Stanford School of Medicine and the Stanford School of Engineering – have joined forces to create their...

Aug 14, 2014, 08:40 ET

University of Texas at Austin Professional Development Center Announces Technology Career Boot Camp Certificate Programs

 The Professional Development Center (PDC) at The University of Texas at Austin is pleased to announce the launch of four skills-based...

Jul 15, 2014, 08:35 ET

UT Professional Development Center Launches Medical Interpreter Certificate Program for Bilingual Healthcare Workers

 The Professional Development Center at The University of Texas at Austin (UT PDC) is pleased to announce the fall launch of their new offering...

Jun 02, 2014, 08:30 ET

The Professional Development Center at the University of Texas at Austin to Offer Courses in Antigua, Guatemala

 The Professional Development Center at the University of Texas at Austin (UT PDC) is proud to announce a series of professional education...

Feb 11, 2014, 08:40 ET

The University of Texas at Austin Offers Emotional Intelligence Certificate Program for Area Professionals

 The Professional Development Center (UT PDC) at The University of Texas at Austin is proud to offer a professional certificate program that...

Nov 18, 2013, 13:15 ET

Stanford Offers Online Graduate Certificate in Biotechnology

 In fields dependent on continuously changing science and technology, professionals are better positioned to succeed if they stay on top of the...

Nov 18, 2013, 12:45 ET

Stanford and IATA Announce New Executive Program in Aviation Strategy

 Stanford University and the International Air Transport Association (IATA) signed an agreement today expanding their partnership to deliver...

Oct 18, 2013, 08:35 ET

UT Austin's Professional Development Center Deepens Global Partnership with Mexico's Escuela de Mercadotecnia

 The Professional Development Center (UT-PDC) at The University of Texas at Austin is proud to continue a growing partnership with Mexico's...

Oct 01, 2013, 08:40 ET

New Health and Safety Training Center at University of Texas at Austin Offers Safety Training for Wide Variety of Texas Workers

 The Professional Development Center (UT PDC) at The University of Texas at Austin is proud to introduce the new Health and Safety Training...

Oct 01, 2013, 08:35 ET

Experiential Learning from The University of Texas at Austin Encourages Professionals to Learn-by-Doing

The Professional Development Center (UT PDC) at The University of Texas at Austin is proud to announce a new offering in "experiential" training in...

Sep 09, 2013, 11:15 ET
Gene Haas (right) of the Gene Haas Foundation and Haas Automation, with Glendale College's Kimberly Holland, donates $1 million for machine technology scholarships.  (PRNewsFoto/Professional Development Center of Glendale Community College)

Gene Haas Foundation Donates $1 Million For Machine Technology Scholarships At Glendale Community College Ceremony

 At a special ceremony at Glendale Community College in Glendale, California, the Gene Haas Foundation donated $1 million to the SME...

Sep 05, 2013, 08:30 ET

UT Austin's Professional Development Center Teams with UTSA to Offer Human Resources Management Training in San Antonio

 The Professional Development Center (UT-PDC) at The University of Texas at Austin is proud to continue its partnership with The University of...

Aug 02, 2013, 08:35 ET

University of Texas Offers The Oz Principle® Accountability Training® for Greater Austin Professionals

 The Professional Development Center (UT-PDC) at The University of Texas at Austin is proud to partner with Partners In Leadership, the world's...

Jul 11, 2013, 08:40 ET

The Professional Development Center at The University of Texas at Austin Explores New Partnerships in Latin America

The Professional Development Center (UT PDC) at The University of Texas at Austin is committed to developing world class training and education...

Jun 17, 2013, 16:40 ET

Pine Manor College Launches New Center For Innovative Professional Development

 Pine Manor College has established the Center for Innovative Professional Development, which will be welcoming its first cohort of adult...

Mar 18, 2013, 08:45 ET

UT Austin's Professional Development Center Introduces New Sustainability Credential Program for "Green" Facility Management

The Professional Development Center (UT-PDC) at The University of Texas at Austin is proud to announce the launch of the Sustainability Facility...

Feb 28, 2013, 08:40 ET

UT Austin's Professional Development Center partners with Mexico's Escuela de Mercadotecnia to offer Digital Marketing program

 The Professional Development Center (UT-PDC) at The University of Texas at Austin proudly announces a new partnership with Mexico's Escuela De...

Feb 05, 2013, 08:30 ET

University of Texas offers Business Analysis certification for Greater Austin professionals

The Professional Development Center (UT-PDC) at The University of Texas at Austin is proud to offer the Business Analyst Certificate Program (BACP)...