Bridge to Career

Bridge to Career equips learners with industry-relevant practical job and life skills, in order to prepare them for their first professional jobs, regardless of their major.

Our learning opportunities strive to improve competitive advantage by increasing access and affordability to marketable skills such as, but not limited to: third-party certifications (which can be added to a LinkedIn profile or resume/CV), industry-relevant technologies, and life design principles.

We welcome and encourage students of all majors to take our courses for elective credit.

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Certificate in Innovation and Design: Emerging Applications (ID:EA) Courses

These courses may also be taken individually for elective credit – no application or prerequisites!

COID 332 Analytics for Design
COID 330 Creative Concepting
COID 333 Emerging Technology
COID 331 Growth Hacking
Learn more about the ID:EA Certificate

COID 397: Cloud Computing with AWS (3 credits)

Receive a detailed overview of cloud concepts:
Amazon Web Services (AWS) core services,
security, architecture, pricing, and support. Get
prepared for the AWS Certified Cloud
Practitioner certification and receive for a 50%
discount on the AWS certification exam fee.

*Hybrid Course. Section 001.

COID 210 Applied Personal Finance
Own your own finances so they don’t own you. Master the financial skills required to pay off debt, do your own taxes and develop a personal financial plan that caters to your needs and life goals.

COID 397: UX Design Foundations (3 credits)

This course introduces learners to the concept of User Experience (UX) Design by focusing on the critical components of a user-centered approach, how to reduce risk and accelerate learning using prototyping, design principles that are foundational to user experience, an overview of the cognitive processes behind human-computer interaction, and the importance of usability over aesthetics in product and service design.

*Hybrid Course. Section 002.