Penn Engineering Nemirovsky Family Dean Vijay Kumar spoke with Jordan Friendman of US News and World Report about how MOOCS are giving working professionals access to the career prep they need to stay relevant and keep up with the changes in their industries.
Dean Kumar touched on how our new Professional Certificate in Computer Science Essentials for Software Development, available on edX, could positively affect a workers in a host of careers.
He explains, “You’re working in technical fields, and all of the a sudden the job you’re doing requires some sophistication in how to write software. [The professional certificate program] allows you to broaden your skill set and allow yourself to take advantage of more opportunity.”
Take advantage of this career-changing opportunity to grow in your field and in your understanding of the role software development plays in it. Take the leap with us – enroll today.