Online Vocational Programs at Sessions College

Certificate Programs

Browse our range of online vocational certificate programs below. When you are ready to enroll, chat with an Advisor or head over to Vocational Certificate Admissions.

Graphic Design Certificate

Learn the design software programs that every pro needs to know: Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign. You'll discover techniques for creating digital images, illustrations, and layouts, addressing fundamental concepts in color, typography, and composition. Graphic design course assignments include photo editing, logo design, poster design, magazine layout, and more.

Web Design Professional Certificate

Build a foundation in coding and visual design for the Web. In our 6-month Web Design Professional Certificate, you'll learn the fundamentals of Photoshop, color, and typography, and how to design responsive, interactive websites for mobile and desktop applications using HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and the Bootstrap framework. With Faculty feedback on your coding and design work as you go, you'll graduate with a strong foundation for professional work or more advanced programs.

Multimedia Arts Professional Certificate

Gain a foundation in visual design, motion graphics, and digital video that you can use in Web-based media projects and beyond. At the end of the program, you will have developed a portfolio of highly engaging and interactive multimedia pieces. Course topics include Adobe Premiere and Adobe After Effects alongside motion theory, digital video editing, digital video production, and motion graphics.

Digital Arts Professional Certificate

Build creativity and technique in traditional drawing and digital illustration. You will gain hands-on experience in fundamental technical and creative skills in digital imaging, traditional drawing, and digital illustration. When you complete the program, you will have a portfolio of creative work.

Marketing Design Certificate

Develop essential skills in branding, advertising, and promotional design that can enhance your small business or build your corporate client base. By helping you learn marketing and communications applications for Photoshop and Illustrator, the Professional Certificate program gets you started with skills in visual design, including advertising and brand identity.

Fine Arts Certificate

Develop your skills and experience in traditional media and digital photography. Enrich your vocabulary in the visual arts, exploring the purpose and methodology of art-making. Online drawing and painting classes instill a rigorous, traditional approach to representing still life and human subjects with attention to critical concepts of line, mass, form, perspective, value, color, and composition.

Advanced Certificate Programs

Looking to build a deep and broad portfolio of creative work? Professional Certificate graduates can enter the Advanced Certificate program and customize an advanced program choosing from a range of specialized concentrations.

Build on the foundation you established in the Professional Certificate with challenging hands-on projects help you hone your work in print design, brand identity, Web design, or other creative areas. It's the perfect program for adult learners with diverse interests.

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