Norcross, Georgia (PRWEB) January 15, 2014
Ashworth College, a leading online school, has introduced new professional certification programs that include preparation for industry certification. These training packages are designed to give students a competitive edge in the job market.
For the benefit of its graduates, Ashworth College (http://www.ashworthcollege.edu) designed its professional certification programs to better prepare students to fill important roles in some of today’s most in-demand careers. These 12 programs, which include Computer Networking Training, Medical Office Assistant Training and Pharmacy Technician Training, prepare students to become certified in preparation to begin working in career fields that are expected to grow over the next decade.
“These new programs are aligned to industry standards and allow our graduates to demonstrate they have mastered the fundamentals needed in their fields,” said Dr. Leslie Gargiulo, Ashworth College Chief Academic Officer. “We work closely with several well-known and highly respected certification agencies to ensure our students are prepared to complete the agencies’ certification exams and are ready for their future careers.”
Ashworth Professional Certification Programs Are Practical
The new format of the training packages was designed by trained specialists who know what comprises strong, practical foundation training. For instance, Certification-aligned preparation materials and practice tests are included in most programs. Also included in most programs is a voucher for the certification exam offered by specific industry-recognized certification organizations, as well as post-graduate career placement assistance provided by Career Builder®.
As a leading online school, Ashworth builds its education programs and courses to fit within the student’s budget as well as personal and career goals. Students are able to start studying at any time and learn at their own pace.
About Ashworth College
Celebrating over 25 years of ‘Education on Your Terms’, leading online school Ashworth College has achieved broad recognition for its extensive range of online college degree and online professional certification programs, career training and online high school diploma options that are affordable and fit the busy schedules of working adults.. Ashworth further provides career training and vocational programs in the fields of health, business, technology, education and skilled trades through sister schools PCDI Canada, New York Institute of Photography and New York Institute of Art and Design. Ashworth offers convenient education options for the military and veterans, as well as specialized programs for corporate partners and homeschoolers.
Headquartered in Peachtree Corners, GA, Ashworth is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council. The Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency. Ashworth is parent to James Madison High School which is a regionally accredited online high school with accreditation from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI).