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Course length varies Six-week courses
Start any time, work at your own pace Courses start once a month and lessons are released twice a week
Course categories include business, design, developer, IT, marketing, web, photography, video, audio+music, CAD, 3D+Animation, and Education+Elearning Course categories include accounting and finance, business, computer applications, design and composition, healthcare and medical, language arts, law and legal, personal development, teaching and education, technology, and writing and publishing
Certificate of completion awarded  Record of completion awarded