TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Florida Institute of Technology is now offering online, professional certificate programs, in addition to their highly regarded undergraduate and graduate degree programs.
Florida Institute of Technology's (Florida Tech) new Project Management and Lean Six Sigma certificate courses are designed by experienced industry practitioners to provide real-world knowledge that professionals can immediately apply to the workplace. Courses are offered at competitive pricing and can be completed in just weeks.
"These new professional certificates continue Florida Tech's mission to provide adult learners with a world-class education that enables them to remain competitive in the workforce," said Brian Ehrlich, Vice President of Online Learning, Florida Institute of Technology.
Florida Tech'sProject Management certificate courses feature six- and eight-week courses designed by former NASA engineers, Air Force veterans and international business leaders with a curriculum based on the PMBOK® Guide – Sixth Edition. The courses will provide students with in-demand project management knowledge, including concepts, language and methodology, and will also provide in-depth preparation for the PMP® and CAPM® certification exams.
The Lean Six Sigma program, which features six- and 12-week courses, provides students with the tools, techniques and skills of Lean Six Sigma, including Green Belt and Black Belt courses. Instructors are industry-recognized leaders with experience in implementing process improvement methodologies that drive increased customer satisfaction and quality, cost reduction and improved efficiency across industries.
The new certificate courses are powered by Bisk Education, Inc. (Bisk), an online program management provider that partners with leading universities to deliver educational programs online. "Early student interest in these programs has been incredibly positive. We are pleased to add these courses to our existing Florida Tech portfolio and provide professionals with additional programs to increase their business acumen and fill organizational skills gaps," said Mike Bisk, Chief Executive Officer of Bisk.
For more information about Florida Tech's certificate and degree programs, visit www.floridatechonline.com or call 855-300-1469.
PMBOK, PMP and CAPM are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.
About Florida Institute of Technology Founded in 1958, Florida Tech is a private, nonprofit research university and world leader in the aerospace and technology fields, with a four-star general and astronauts among their illustrious alumni. Ranked a Tier 1 Best National University by U.S. News & World Report, regionally accredited Florida Tech provides its diverse student body access to an elite education and fosters the self-fulfillment of adult learners. Florida Tech's goal is to facilitate an educated, responsible global student body that exists at the intersection of technology and engaging human interaction.
About Bisk Education, Inc. Founded in 1971, Bisk works with leading universities and organizations to deliver online degree and certificate programs to learners around the world. For the last 20 years, Bisk's online program management services have helped universities and corporations expand their institutional reach and deliver quality programs at scale. Bisk has facilitated more than one million enrollments for clients including Villanova, Notre Dame, Florida Tech and Michigan State. Bisk is headquartered in Tampa, Florida, with nearly 700 employees. Learn more at Bisk.com.
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