You can earn a technology specialization — without being a tech major
The Virginia Commonwealth University College of Engineering’s Department of Computer Science offers a Fundamentals of Computing specialization. This resume-boosting specialization is open to working professionals and all VCU undergraduates regardless of major.
Earn this specialization by completing just four online courses:
CSMC 210: Computers and Programming (prerequisite)
CSMC 320: Software Engineering and Web Development
CSMC 330: Data Science Skills
CSMC 340: Cybersecurity Skills
You’ll also earn a digital badge that can be posted to LinkedIn and added to your resume.
Students who complete three of the four courses (Computers and Programming, Cybersecurity Skills and Data Science Skills) are eligible for
- The Capital CoLAB Digital Technology Generalist Credential, which gives students exclusive hiring advantages with companies in the Capital Region. Learn more about this credential and which companies offer exclusive internship and hiring advantages.