The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Professional Certificate Programs

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville is excited to offer new high-impact professional development online courses, built in collaboration with EmergingEd and designed and delivered by leading industry experts.

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

In-Demand, Trending Technology Courses

UT and EmergingEd offer online courses in technology-forward professional disciplines. These subjects have been chosen because of their current and projected demand in the job market, and for the rapidly-evolving nature of their technology skills and tools.


Regardless of your role or industry, developing a working knowledge of cybersecurity best practices and actionable cybersecurity skills can make you an invaluable asset to your organization and prepare you to lead with vision and confidence.

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Data Science

Analytics-driven roles are redefining industries and creating countless new opportunities. Data science skill sets in machine learning, artificial intelligence, data visualization and modeling are becoming essential for the most desirable jobs on the market.

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Adding blockchain skills and knowledge to your management toolkit can position you to lead with agility and drive your organization to innovate. Ensure your skill set and your organization stay relevant as blockchain transforms business worldwide.

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Healthcare Technology

As the $100 billion+ healthcare industry in the U.S. continues to modernize, an increasing number of roles will require knowledge of technological systems and strategies like health informatics and integrated health service analytics.

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Join the Leading Edge

Through meticulous research into trends across industries, we have designed these flexible, targeted courses to help you build the skill set and knowledge base 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 a University of Tennessee, Knoxville course powered by EmergingEd, and display it on your LinkedIn profile.

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The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s online professional certificate programs are offered in collaboration with EmergingEd, a leader in online professional education. Through this partnership, we are able to deliver expert-driven, high-impact course content in the most in-demand emerging technology fields to the UT online learning community.