Business and Technology

Business and Technology

Business and Technology 
USF’s Business and Technology courses are intended to equip you with the skills and credentials to navigate an ever-changing digital society. You can benefit from dynamic, interactive courses designed to position you for success. All courses are taught by industry experts to ensure participants receive the most up-to-date instruction in the field.

Explore our course offerings and discover how we can help you advance your goals:

Business Analysis

USF’s six-week program equips professionals across diverse industries with the tools to analyze, convert and present data. Project and operation managers, business analysts and technical specialists will benefit from our data-driven strategies to finding innovative solutions and providing value to stakeholders.

Certified Professional Ethical Hacker

In this seven-week certification program, students will gain the knowledge and skills to understand the importance of vulnerability assessments, recognize how malware and destructive viruses function, and implement counter-response and preventative measures when it comes to a network hack. Students who complete this seven-week program will earn the Certified Professional Ethical Hacker certification.

Continuous Improvement Fundamentals

This live online class is an introduction to one of the hottest business strategies in corporate America. Tools such as videos and audio-guided slides support a carefully guided exploration of topics ranging from the history of continuous improvement to empowering employees, improving processes, continuous improvement principles, continuous improvement methods, continuous improvement concepts, process mapping, Kaizen, and Lean.

Cybersecurity Essentials

Cybersecurity Essentials equips both small and large companies with the tools to defend against cyberattacks. Through an engaging, five-hour course, employees at all levels of an organization learn the key strategies needed to protect sensitive information. Modules contain interactive content, videos and quizzes, which participants can complete at their own pace.

Marketing in the Modern World Certificate

Whether you’re doing it for your business or to improve your value to an employer, this certificate program lays the foundation for an overarching marketing strategy, providing a fundamental understanding of marketing in the modern world. Topics range from traditional and digital marketing to content marketing and the marketing funnel and marketing plan and conversion rate optimization. 

Microsoft 365 Modern Desktop Administrator Associate Certification

This 10-week certification program equips students with the knowledge and skills to deploy, configure, secure, manage and monitor devices and client applications in an enterprise environment. Students earn the official, industry-recognized Microsoft 365 Certified: Modern Desktop Administrator Associate certification. 

Microsoft Azure Administrator Associate Certification

This six-week certification program offers students the knowledge and skills to implement, manage and monitor identity, governance, storage, compute and virtual networks in a cloud environment. Program graduates earn the official, industry-recognized Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator Associate certification.

Microsoft Azure Developer Associate Certification

This seven-week certification program equips students with the knowledge and skills to design, build, test and maintain cloud solutions, such as applications and services, partnering with cloud solution architects, cloud DBAs, cloud administrators and clients to implement these solutions. Program graduates earn the official, industry-recognized Microsoft Certified: Azure Developer Associate certification.

Microsoft Azure Fundamentals Certification

This two-week certification program provides students with the foundational level knowledge on cloud concepts; core Azure services; security, privacy, compliance, and trust; and Azure pricing and support. Program graduates earn the official, industry-recognized Microsoft Azure Fundamentals certification.