Certificate Programs

The Professional Development Department offers several targeted certificate programs to help employees enhance their current skills and develop new ones. Our current programs are briefly described below. Click on the title of each program for more information.

To register for a certificate program, review the information about that program to determine if it is right for you and then click on the “registration” link on the program page to register in TrainTraq. You will need your FAMIS account number to complete registration for all programs. For questions about any certification program, please call us at 979-845-4153 or email us at PDinfo@tamu.edu.

Please note: At this point, we have closed registration for certificate programs. Customers can add themselves to the waiting list for each program, so they may be contacted when registration is available once again. All customers currently enrolled in a certificate program will have until July 31, 2018 to complete all course work, capstones, and final projects associated with their certificate program.

Technology

Analyzing Data

The Analyzing Data Certificate Program is designed to help participants learn to acquire data from various sources, then evaluate and present the data effectively using charts and tables.

Desktop Publishing

The Desktop Publishing Certificate Program is designed to help participants learn to create professional publications for print and web, such as: flyers, brochures, newsletters, magazines, books/booklets and more.

Graphics and Illustration

The Graphics and Illustration Certificate Program is designed to help participants learn to create professional graphics for print and web projects.

Microsoft Office Essentials

The Microsoft Office Essentials Certificate Program is designed to help each participant gain an understanding of the individual programs in the Microsoft Office suite of programs and how the tools and data can be shared across the range of programs.

Microsoft Office Advanced

The Microsoft Office Advanced Certificate Program is designed to focus on the advanced tools and commands of the Microsoft Office suite of programs.

Web Development

In the Web Development Certificate Program, participants will learn how to create and modify static web pages. In addition, common graphics editing software will be explored, so participants will have the ability to create and edit graphics for web use.

Office Administration

Fundamentals of Office Administration I

The Fundamentals of Office Administration I Program is designed for Texas A&M office professionals who are interested in developing new or enhancing current skills, learning the latest trends and technology, and increasing their productivity.

Employee Development

Constructive Communication in the Workplace

The Constructive Communication in the Workplace Certificate Program teaches advanced communication skills that will allow participants to more confidently transmit information, express ideas and listen effectively in their daily interactions, and to engage in courageous conversations that may occur when conflict arises.

Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace

The intent of the Diversity and Inclusion the Workplace Certificate Program is to enhance Texas A&M's work climate by increasing employees' ability to work effectively with others within a diverse environment.

Professional Development Program

The Professional Development Program is designed to help employees develop better self-leadership skills and improve their overall professional effectiveness.

Supervision

HR Policies and Procedures for Supervisors

The HR Policies and Procedures for Supervisors Certificate Program, formerly named Principles of Supervision & Management, focuses on how the behavior of managers and supervisors is impacted by laws, policies, regulations, rules and procedures.

Supervisory Essentials

The Supervisory Essentials Certificate Program emphasizes the essential day-to-day skills all supervisors must have to effectively interact with their employees and create a productive work environment.