Loyola Marymount University Extension Courses


Loyola Marymount University Extension is proud to offer new high-impact continuing education online courses, built in collaboration with EmergingEd and designed and delivered by leading industry experts. 

EmergingEd and Loyola Marymount University Extension’s online courses are knowledge- and skills-based, with offerings in technology-forward disciplines at the forefront of the professional world today.

Blockchain Foundations and Frameworks

By now, you’ve heard about blockchain. But do you know exactly what it is or how it can take your career to the next level? Blockchain Foundations and Frameworks from Loyola Marymount University Extension and EmergingEd covers positive and negative aspects of blockchains, as well as blockchain applications that could make a difference in your business. When you learn blockchain through this foundational course, you will examine the origins and implications of Bitcoin; evaluate and identify cryptocurrency issues relevant to investors, consumers, developers and businesses; and analyze security risks your business may encounter as you integrate blockchain into your operations.

Length
8 weeks
Cost
$1,500
Next Start
08/17/2020

Installment payments are now available on all course purchases!

More Info
Blockchain and Industry

How do you put your brilliant blockchain ideas into practice so that they can actually benefit you? "Blockchain and Industry" is designed to help you determine the applicability of blockchain technologies within your organization and implement them to strengthen your business and solve intricate problems. You will learn to differentiate between blockchain-based business models so that you pick the appropriate strategy for the given situation. You will develop and practice step-by-step processes for building a blockchain framework within your current company or launching a new blockchain organization.

Length
8 weeks
Cost
$1,500
Next Start
08/17/2020

Installment payments are now available on all course purchases!

More Info
Blockchain Cases

Want to follow the success of blockchain games like CryptoKitties and bypass the failures of initiatives like the DAO? Blockchain Cases explains everything you need to know about public and private blockchains, presenting industry insights through the analysis of four cases. This course enables you to engage in industry-based events and situations confidently; evaluate the notable trends and technologies currently used in blockchain initiatives; and apply lessons learned from notable organizations to execute a blockchain initiative successfully.

Length
8 weeks
Cost
$1,500
Next Start
08/17/2020

Installment payments are now available on all course purchases!

More Info

Seize Your Advantage

Through thorough research into trends across industries, we have designed these flexible, focused courses to help you develop the skill set and knowledge foundation that today’s successful professionals must possess in applied, in-demand, tech-focused areas.

Expert Driven

Connect directly to industry subject matter experts and advance your career with content from leading authorities on trending business topics.

Rapid Professional Impact

Unlock exclusive Professional Impact Now (PIN) resources and immediately apply high-value, action-oriented content in your career.

Digital Credentials

Earn an information-rich digital badge when you successfully complete an EmergingEd course, and display it on your LinkedIn profile.

Powered by EmergingEd

Loyola Marymount University Extension’s continuing education courses are offered in collaboration with EmergingEd, a leader in online professional education. Through this partnership, we are able to deliver industry-approved, expert-driven, high-impact course content to the LMU Extension online community.