In some study areas, Brookdale offers certificate programs. These contain fewer credits that the degree programs, and certify students as competent in a particular employment area.
In the Brookdale catalog, certificates are listed after the degree programs or options to which they refer. The credits earned in these certificates are applicable to the related degree programs. Certificates vary in the number of credits required to credentialize proficiency.
Brookdale offers the following Certificates and Certifications:
Automotive Brakes, Steering,Suspension and Alignment Specialist Certificate
Automotive Electrical Power Systems Specialist Certificate
Automotive Transmissions Systems Specialist Certificate
Automotive Engine Performance Specialist Certificate
Automotive Engine Remanufacturing Specialist Certificate
Basic Automotive Technician Certificate
Advanced Automotive Technician Certificate
Automotive Parts and Service Management Certificate
Office Assistant Certificate
Computer-Aided Drafting and Design Certificate
Culinary Arts Certificate
Culinary Arts – Letter of Recognition
Pastry Arts Certificate
Dental Assisting Certificate
Early Childhood Education Certificate
A+ Computer Repair Technician Certificate
CCNA and MCSE Networking Administration Certificate
Computer LAN/WAN Technician Certificate/CCNA
CISCO CCNA Certification
Digital Arts Certificate
Social Services Certificate
Webmaster Administration Certificate
For additional details, e-mail the Recruitment office.
Various noncredit certificate and entry level training programs are also available through Brookdale`s noncredit division: Outreach, Business & Community Development.