IT Professional Certificates

Participate in the education and training that business owners and other key business decision makers prescribed as required for specific IT focused career paths. Earn certifications and the possibility of academic credit as you focus on specified information technology emphasis areas and the business acumen and leadership skills employers defined as required for these career paths. Tuition assistance is available for some programs and eligible students.

Certificate Programs

Mobile Application and Development

  • This program is designed for the person embedded within an organization and /or working in an entrepreneurial capacity. Technical skills are combined with business skills, including entrepreneur/intrepeneur best practices, in order to develop an individual ready to work productively in a cross functional business setting. Technical skills focus on the fundamental concepts of software application development relative to development of Mobile Applications. The foundations of Mobile application development for IPad, IPhones, Android and JQuery Mobile Essentials will be introduced using languages and tools including but not limited to HTML, CSS3, Adobe Dreamweaver and JavaScript. Students participate in a mobile app development lab with an opportunity to create their own application with the assistance of a certified instructor.

Business Data Analytics and Process Analysis Level 1- Foundations

  • This program integrates technical foundations with an understanding of organizational structure and project methodology. The successful completion of the program provides the student with the ability to communicate and work with IT teams and other business functional teams and move forward technology focused projects intended to solve business problems. Students successfully completing this program will understand how to gather data and analyze the same. Tools focused on include Excel, Access, and Crystal Reports. Project management and other leadership competencies provide the framework for managing business intelligence projects and working with cross functional teams to utilize appropriately gathered analytics to make business decisions. Students must have intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Excel to be eligible for this program. The student successfully completing this program will attain the Business Process Analytics Level 1 Certificate in addition to a Microsoft MOS Access Certification, upon passing the MOS exam.

Business Data Analytics and Process Analysis Level 2

  • This well rounded program integrates technical expertise with an understanding of organizational structure and project methodology. Students entering this program must have a working knowledge of the toolset developed in Business Database Analytics and Process Analysis Level 1 and a general understanding of individual leadership competencies. Students will build on their ability to use the basic Microsoft applications’ analytical tools by moving forward to master the Transact SQL language to write basic queries for Microsoft SQL Server. Team and organizational leadership competencies as well as advanced project management skills will provide the ability for the student to direct the use of analytical tools with an insight on the business analysis to solve strategic business questions. Successful completion of the program includes Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate in SQL Server 2012 (MCSA) Certification (upon the passing of three Microsoft exams). Students with the MCSA certification may be awarded academic credit toward the Brandman Bachelor of Science in Computer Technology undergraduate degree.

Understanding Cloud Computing

  • This program is designed for the network administrator or those similarly situated. Students will gain an understanding of cloud computing along with the ability to install, configure and manage the world’s most used Cloud IT solutions. Because this individual must work cross functionally in order to evaluate and lead a project that affects multiple business functional areas. Leadership, business and management skills are incorporated into the curriculum with outcomes focused on providing the ability to work with management level decision makers. Successful completion of this certificate program provides the student with the necessary training for the industry recognized certifications CompTIA Cloud Essentials VMware Certified Professional (VCP) and Red Hat System Administrator (RHCA).

IT Security

  • This program recognizes the IT Security specialist is often hired as a senior level member of the IT team. The student best positioned for success will have three to five years of experience in IT, either as a network or system administrator. This robust selection of industry recognized information security courses provide the technical skills required to conceptualize, design and engineer secure solutions across complex enterprise environments Recognizing that technical skills are only a part of the skill set required to effectively perform the work this student will be trained for, this program includes a focus on leadership, business and management skills required of individuals with management level decision making authority.
  • Successful completion of this certificate program provides the student with the knowledge required to apply to sit for three of the following certifications exams, depending upon experience student will choose from: CompTIA Security+, CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP), Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator (CHFI), Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP). Brandman also provides academic credit toward the Bachelor of Science in Computer Technology for those students with the CEH and or Security+ Certifications. These certifications provide course substitutions within the degree program thereby reducing time and costs to earn a degree.

 

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Mobile Application and Development
2667 Introduction to Programming
Students will learn the fundamental concepts and terminology of software application development and develop skills in designing and writing simple computer programs. The course assumes no programming background. 35 hours, 3.5 CEUs.
JavaScript Programming
Students will create and execute advanced scripts using JavaScript. 35 hours, 3.5 CEUs.
Web Design with HTML5 and CSS3
This course provides an introduction to HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript. This course helps students gain basic HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript programming skills. 16 hours, 1.6 CEUs.
Web Design with HTML5 and CSS3 Level 2
In this course, students will use HTML5 to create and design web pages. 16 hours, 1.6 CEUs.
Adobe Dreamweaver CS6 Part One
In this course, students will use Adobe Dreamweaver to create web pages while focusing on the content, styling, and design. As web pages are created, Dreamweaver will competently create the XHTML, CSS and JavaScript required. 32 hours, 3.2 CEUs.
Adobe Dreamweaver CS6 Part Two
In this course, students will create fluid CSS layouts, implement mobile integration techniques, and share files over a server to work in a collaborative manner. 32 hours, 3.2 CEUs.
Mobile Apps Foundation and Development Series
Students will learn the foundations of App Development for Ipad, IPhones, Android and Jquery Mobile Essentials. 35 hours, 3.5 CEUs.
Mobile Web Development 1
Students will develop Mobile Apps using Development tools along with tips and tricks. 21 hours, 2.1 CEUs.
Mobile Web Development 2
Student will use advanced skills to create Mobile applications. 21 hours, 2.1 CEUs.
Individual and Team Leadership Skills for the Mobile Application
Today, all career paths require practical and proven individual leadership skills and understanding of business processes. Individuals in information technology focused fields must be able to work closely with others throughout various business functional areas. Learn practical and proven tools to improve these interactions, increase effectiveness and enhance productivity. Individual leadership tools for the mobile application developer include interpersonal communications, authentic listening skills, team decision making skills, lean team problem solving, and customer service. An individual development plan, coaching and much more enhance this course. 24 hours, 2.4 CEUs.
A Primer in Entrepreneur/Intrepreneur Skills
Intrapreneurship is defined as entrepreneurial behavior from within a large, established institution. Intrapreneurs are talented individuals valuable for organizations of all sizes because of their ability to maximize existing resources and take risks which increase social and financial return on investment. The goal of this course is to instill a deep understanding of intrapreneurship and entrepreneurship in all participants. The learning modules are designed to reveal and create critical thinking on concepts and ideas valuable for entrepreneurs, institutions and career minded individuals. Focus is on effective and practical tools to advance and execute determination and implementation of innovative programs within small, medium and large organizations. 16 hours, 1.6 CEUs.
Business Data Analytics and Process Analysis Level 1 - Foundations
Excel Business Data Analysis
The class content is geared toward the business world; Sales, Operations, and Accounting areas that need an Excel tool to analyze their Data in order to take action to meet the everyday demands in an organization. Included in the class is Data Lists. Advanced use of Pivot Tables and Charts. 8 hours, 0.8 CEUs.
Access Level One
In this course, students will learn how to use Access 2013 to manage data, including creating a new database; constructing tables; designing forms and reports; and creating queries to join, filter, and sort data. 32 hours, 3.2 CEUs.
Access Level Two
In this course, students learn advanced Access features such as database management, advanced form design, packaging a database, encrypting a database, preparing a database for multi-user access and more. 32 hours, 3.2 CEUs.
Crystal Reports XI Level One
In this course, students will build basic list and group reports that work with almost any database. 32 hours, 3.2 CEUs.
Leadership Skills for Effective Business Process Analysis
Today, individuals engaged in business process analytics must have practical and proven individual, team and organizational leadership skills and understanding of business processes. Learn how to improve interactions between cross-disciplinary functional groups, increase effectiveness and enhance productivity. Individual, team and organizational leadership tools for the individual engaged in business analysis functions including interpersonal communications, authentic listening skills, team decision making, lean team problem solving, strategic leadership, organizational design, and system thinking. An individual development plan, case studies including authentic business challenges, coaching and much more enhance this course. 32 hours, 3.2 CEUs.
Project Management - Level 1 - Project Management Fundamentals
This course covers the fundamentals of managing projects. Participants explore complex topics in project management while deepening their understanding of planning and controlling processes. Participants will demonstrate an understanding of concepts, tools and ways to manage projects to achieve positive outcomes. Principles and techniques are applied to real world projects. 24 hours, 2.4 CEUs.
Business Data Analytics and Process Analysis Level 2
Excel Business Data Analysis
The class content is geared toward the business world; Sales, Operations, and Accounting areas that need an Excel tool to analyze their Data in order to take action to meet the everyday demands in an organization. Included in the class is Data Lists. Advanced use of Pivot Tables and Charts. 8 hours, 0.8 CEUs.
10774 Querying Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Students will learn technical skills required to write basic Transact-SQL queries for Microsoft SQL Server 2012. This course is the foundation for all SQL Server-related disciplines: Database Administration, Database Development and Business Intelligence. 70 hours, 7.0 CEUs.
10775 Administering Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Databases
Students will gain the knowledge and skills to maintain a Microsoft SQL Server 2012 database. The course focuses on teaching individuals how to use SQL Server 2012 product features and tools related to maintaining a database. 70 hours, 7.0 CEUs.
10777 Implementing a Data Warehouse with Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Students will learn how to create a data warehouse with SQL Server 2012, implement ETL with SQL Server Integration Services, and validate and cleanse data with SQL Server Data Quality Services and SQL Server Master Data Services. 70 hours, 7.0 CEUs.
SharePoint Foundation 2013 Site Owner
Students will learn how to create, configure, and manage a SharePoint Team Site so that their organization can share information and collaborate effectively. 8 hours, 0.8 CEUs.
Microsoft Exam Voucher and Prep Exam 70-461
 
Microsoft Exam Voucher and Prep Exam 70-462
 
Microsoft Exam Voucher and Prep Exam 70-463
 
Leadership Skills for Effective Business Process Analysis
Today, individuals engaged in business process analytics must have practical and proven individual, team and organizational leadership skills and understanding of business processes. Learn how to improve interactions between cross-disciplinary functional groups, increase effectiveness and enhance productivity. Individual, team and organizational leadership tools for the individual engaged in business analysis functions including interpersonal communications, authentic listening skills, team decision making, lean team problem solving, strategic leadership, organizational design, and system thinking. An individual development plan, case studies including authentic business challenges, coaching and much more enhance this course. 32 hours, 3.2 CEUs.
Project Management - Level 2 - Managing Complex Projects - Skills and Leadership Techniques
Covering the fundamentals of project management and beyond, this course reviews the tactical skills that are needed to successfully deliver projects as well as the leadership skills necessary to lead projects to successful conclusions.   Students apply project management and leadership principles to real world scenarios. Particular emphasis is made on successfully managing and leading diverse and virtual project teams. 30 hours, 3.0 CEUs.
Understanding Cloud Computing
CompTIA Cloud Essentials
Students will weigh the pros and cons of cloud computing to make effective decisions and meet IT challenges. 21 hours, 2.1 CEUs.
CompTIA Exam Cvo-001
 
VMWare vSphere Install Configure Manage
In this hands-on course you explore the installation, configuration, and management of VMware vSphere®, consisting of VMware vSphere® ESXi™ and VMware® vCenter Server™. This course is based on prerelease versions of ESXi 5.1 and vCenter Server 5.1. 35 hours, 3.5 CEUs.
VCP Exam Prep and Voucher
 
Red Hat System Administrator I RH124
This course focuses on essential administration tasks that will be encountered in the workplace, including installing the operating system, establishing network connectivity, managing physical storage, and performing basic security administration. 35 hours, 3.5 CEUs.
Red Hat Administration II with RHCSA EXAM
A follow-up course for students that have completed Red Hat® System Administration I (RH124), Red Hat System Administration II with RHCSA Exam (RH135) is designed for IT professionals working to become full-time enterprise Linux® system administrators. 35 hours, 3.5 CEUs.
Cloud Computing Determinations: Individual and Team Leadership Skills
Today, individuals engaged in business process analytics must have practical and proven individual, team and organizational leadership skills and understanding of business processes. Learn how to improve interactions between cross-disciplinary functional groups, increase effectiveness and enhance productivity. Individual, team and organizational leadership tools for the individual engaged in business analysis functions including interpersonal communications, authentic listening skills, team decision making, lean team problem solving, strategic leadership, organizational design, and system thinking. An individual development plan, case studies including authentic business challenges, coaching and much more enhance this course. 32 hours, 3.2 CEUs.
Project Management Level 2 - Managing Complex Projects - Skills and Leadership Techniques
Covering the fundamentals of project management and beyond, this course reviews the tactical skills that are needed to successfully deliver projects as well as the leadership skills necessary to lead projects to successful conclusions.   Students apply project management and leadership principles to real world scenarios. Particular emphasis is made on successfully managing and leading diverse and virtual project teams. 30 hours, 3.0 CEUs.
IT Security
CompTIA Security+
The CompTIA® Security+® course is designed to help you prepare for the SY0-301 exam. Students will implement and monitor security on networks, applications, and operating systems, and respond to security breaches. Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to: - identify fundamental concepts of computer security. - identify security threats and vulnerabilities - network security - managing application, data, and host security - access control, authentication, and account management - managing certificates - compliance & operational security - risk management - managing security incidents - business continuity and disaster recovery planning. 70 hours, 7.0 CEUs.
CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP)
In this course, students will examine advanced security concepts, principles, and implementations that pertain to enterprise level security. This course is targeted toward an IT Professional that has the technical knowledge and skills required to conceptualize, design, and engineer secure solutions across complex enterprise environments. 70 hours, 7.0 CEUs.
Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator (CHFI)
This course will provide participants the necessary skills to identify an intruders footprints and to properly gather the necessary evidence to prosecute in the court of law. The CHFI course will benefit: - Police and other laws enforcement personnel - Defense and Military personnel - e-Business Security professionals - Systems administrators - Legal professionals - Banking, Insurance and other professionals - Government agencies. Computer forensics enables the systematic and careful identification of evidence in computer related crime and abuse cases. This may range from tracing the tracks of a hacker through a client’s systems, to tracing the originator of defamatory emails, to recovering signs of fraud. 70 hours, 7.0 CEUs.
Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
This class will immerse the student into an interactive environment where they will be shown how to scan, test, hack and secure their own systems. Students then learn how intruders escalate privileges and what steps can be taken to secure a system. This course will significantly benefit security officers, auditors, security professionals, site administrators, and anyone who is concerned about the integrity of the network infrastructure. 70 hours, 7.0 CEUs.
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
CISA program is a globally accepted standard of achievement among information systems (IS) audit, control and security professionals. More than 103,000 professionals have earned the CISA designation since inception. The CISA certification is designed for those who audit, control, monitor and assess an enterprise’s information technology and business systems. CISAs are recognized internationally as professionals with the assurance knowledge, skills, experience and credibility to leverage standards, manage vulnerabilities, ensure compliance, offer solutions, institute controls and deliver value to the enterprise. Often, the CISA credential is a mandatory qualification for an information systems auditor. 42 hours, 4.2 CEUs.
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
n this course, students will establish processes to ensure that information security measures align with established business needs. The intended audience for this course is information security and IT professionals, such as network administrators and engineers, IT managers, and IT auditors, Healthcare IT Professionals and other individuals who want to learn more about information security, who are interested in learning in-depth information about information security management, who are looking for career advancement in IT security, or who are interested in earning the CISM certification. 42 hours, 4.2 CEUs.
Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP)
This course is intended for experienced IT security-related practitioners, auditors, consultants, investigators, or instructors, including network or security analysts and engineers, network administrators, information security specialists, and risk management professionals, who are pursuing CISSP training and certification to acquire the credibility and mobility to advance within their current computer security careers or to migrate to a related career. Through the study of all 10 CISSP CBK domains, students will validate their knowledge by meeting the necessary preparation requirements to qualify to sit for the CISSP certification exam. The CISSP exam is intentionally difficult and should not be taken lightly. Even students with years of security experience should assume that they will have additional study time after class. Because the domains are so varied, it is unlikely that any one student will have experience in all 10 domains. 70 hours, 7.0 CEUs.
CompTIA Security+ Exam Prep and Exam Voucher
 
CompTIA CASP Exam Prep and Exam Voucher
 
Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator Exam Prep and Exam Voucher
 
Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) Exam Prep and Exam Voucher
 
Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP) Exam Prep and Exam Voucher.
Please note that student must be preapproved by (ISC)2 to even purchase an exam voucher
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Exam Voucher.
Please note that student must be preapproved by ISACA to sit for the exam
Certified Information Security Auditor (CISA) Exam Voucher.
Please note that student must be preapproved by ISACA to sit for the exam
Leadership Skills for IT Professionals
Today, individuals engaged in security IT must have practical and proven individual, team and organizational leadership skills and understanding of business processes. Learn how to improve interactions between cross-disciplinary functional groups, increase effectiveness and enhance productivity. Individual, team and organizational leadership tools for the individual engaged in business analysis functions including interpersonal communications, authentic listening skills, team decision making, lean team problem solving, strategic leadership, organizational design, and system thinking. An individual development plan, case studies including authentic business challenges, coaching and much more enhance this course. 32 hours, 3.2 CEUs.
Project Management - Level 2 - Managing Complex Projects - Skills and Leadership Techniques
Covering the fundamentals of project management and beyond, this course reviews the tactical skills that are needed to successfully deliver projects as well as the leadership skills necessary to lead projects to successful conclusions. Students apply project management and leadership principles to real world scenarios. Particular emphasis is made on successfully managing and leading diverse and virtual project teams. 30 hours, 3.0 CEUs.

Mobile Application and Development

  • 2667 Introduction to Programming $1,496.00
  • JavaScript Programming $2,475.00
  • Web Design with HTML5 and CSS3 $395.00
  • Web Design with HTML5 and CSS3 Level 2 $395.00
  • Adobe Dreamweaver CS6 Part One $790.00
  • Adobe Dreamweaver CS6 Part Two $790.00
  • Mobile Apps Foundation and Development Series $500.00
  • Mobile Web Development $1,475.00
  • Mobile Web Development 2 $1,475.00
  • Individual and Team Leadership Skills for The Mobile Applications Developer $1,050.00
  • A Primer in Entrepreneur/Intrepreneur Skills $1,200.00

Business Data Analytics and Process Analysis - Level 1

  • Excel Business Data Analysis $295.00
  • Access Level One $590.00
  • Access Level Two $590.00
  • Crystal Reports XI Level One $590.00
  • Leadership Skills for Effective Business Process Analytics $1,350.00
  • Project Management - Level 1 -- Project Management Fundamentals $750.00

Business Data Analytics and Process Analysis - Level 2

  • Excel Business Data Analysis $295.00
  • 10774 Querying Microsoft SQL Server 2012 * $2,475.00
  • 10775 Administering Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Databases* $2,475.00
  • 10777 Implementing a Data Warehouse with Microsoft SQL Server 2012* $2,475.00
  • SharePoint Foundation 2013 Site Owner* $395.00
  • Microsoft Exam Voucher and Prep Exam 70-461 $200.00
  • Microsoft Exam Voucher and Prep Exam 70-462 $200.00
  • Microsoft Exam Voucher and Prep Exam 70-463 $200.00
  • Leadership Skills for Effective Business Process Analytics $1,350.00
  • Project Management - Level 2 -- Managing Complex Projects -- Skills and Leadership Techniques $800.00

Cloud Computing

  • CompTIA Cloud Essentials $1,485.00
  • CompTIA Exam Cvo-001 $300.00
  • VMWare vSphere Install Configure Manage $3,845.00
  • VCP Exam Prep and Voucher $325.00
  • Red Hat System Administrator I RH124 $2,700.00
  • Red Hat System Administration II with RHCSA EXAM $3,400.00
  • Cloud Computing Determinations: Individual and Team Leadership Skills $1,350.00
  • Project Management - Level 2 -- Managing Complex Projects -- Skills and Leadership Techniques $800.00

IT Security

  • CompTIA Security + $2,475.00
  • CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP) $2,475.00
  • Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator (CHFI) $2,895.00
  • Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) $2,895.00
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) $1,485.00
  • Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) $1,485.00
  • Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP) $2,995.00
  • CompTIA Security+ Exam Prep and Exam Voucher $300.00
  • CompTIA CASP Exam Prep and Exam Voucher $400.00
  • Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator Exam Prep and Exam Voucher $400.00
  • Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) Exam Prep and Exam Voucher $600.00
  • Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP) Exam Prep and Exam Voucher $775.00
  • Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Exam Voucher $710.00
  • Certified Information Security Auditor (CISA) Exam Voucher $710.00
  • Leadership Skills for IT Professionals $1,350.00
  • Project Management - Level 2 -- Managing Complex Projects -- Skills and Leadership Techniques $800.00