Help your students learn job-ready skills to start or advance their careers in high-demand fields. The Google Career Certificates provide community college and career and technical education (CTE) high school students with practice-based training in fields like data analytics, IT support, project management, and user experience (UX) design.
Landed a job as a Cybersecurity Assistant after earning an associate degree at Dallas College and a Google IT Support Certificate
Institutions that would be a good fit for Google Career Certificates include:
Participating institutions should consider:
Learn more about Google Career Certificates here.
Providing relevant and meaningful skills that lead to careers is a hallmark of the nation’s community colleges. Working with Google to bring programs like Google Career Certificates directly to our members enhances our ability to support programs that lead to jobs that pay a family-sustaining wage. Our partnership with Google will further advance the work of building the nation’s workforce pipeline.
-Walter G. Bumphus, Ph.D., President and CEO, AACC
The strategic collaboration between Miami Dade College (MDC) and Grow with Google has increased our opportunities to train and employ talent locally, preparing students with the most in-demand skills in the technology field. The Google certificates offered at MDC are helping our students take their careers to the next level.
-Antonio Delgado, Dean of School of Engineering, Technology and Design, Miami Dade College
The Google IT Support Certificate has added tremendous value to the college's Workforce Solutions division. Program completers have been able to gain the confidence to further their academic pathways, gain certifications, and enter the workforce.
-Beonica Frazier, Project Director, Bossier Parish Community College
The Google IT Support Certificate is a fantastic credential for our students to earn on their way to completing their degree. This credential is the perfect way to convey to potential employers that they are ready to be successful in an entry level IT support job.
-Sue Baker, IT & CS Department Chair, Lakeland Community College
This curricula has been great to implement as part of a hybrid model. Incorporating physical projects on the in-person days and discussion prompts of real-world scenarios on the virtual days alongside the curriculum given has really sparked students’ interest to achieve the IT Support Certificate.
-Katie Cunningham, Teacher, Blackstone Valley Regional Vocational Technical High School
If you are an administrator or teacher at a school in the United States, you can express your interest in becoming a participating institution by completing the interest form at the link below. By submitting the linked form on Coursera.org, you agree to share your information with Google and Coursera for the purposes of tracking program and platform performance.
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