Microcredential Registration

Registration is easy and fast

Microcredentials are available for free to current ACC students, faculty, and staff. Select from the list of available microcredentials, complete the registration form, and you will be enrolled.

If you haven’t already done so, consider attending an online info session. The info session will explain how our microcredentials work and give you the opportunity to ask any questions you may have.

Things to know before taking a Microcredential

Microcredentials are offered in 5-week sessions, and students must start their microcredential within 7 days of the session start date

Each microcredential requires 20–26 hours of instruction time, plus more for completing assignments

Students can reach out to their Digital Navigator at any time if they need assistance

Although registration is free, a few microcredentials require a small purchase to complete (see individual microcredentials for details)

Students can earn a portable digital badge by scoring an 80% or better on all assignments and quizzes, AND an 80% or better on the capstone project

Attend an info session to learn more:

Click on a date below to register for an info session.

Upcoming Sessions:

Feb. 29th, 6:15 – 7:00pm

Spring 2024 Schedule - Registration Ends March 20th at 5:00pm

Check the list of available microcredentials below and complete the registration form. 

Spring Session 2: March 25 - April 29

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Intro to Computers & Internet Search

Section: MC0001-002-224S | Online | March 25 - April 29 | Seats available: 13

Note: Assignments in this microcredential requires word processing knowledge to complete.

Intro to Computers and Internet Search Syllabus

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Word Processing

Section: MC0002-002-224S | Online | March 25 - April 29 | Seats available: 1
Word Processing Syllabus

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Spreadsheets

Section: MC0003-002-224S | Online | March 25 - April 29 | Seats available: 0
Spreadsheets Syllabus

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Spreadsheets

Section: MC0003-003-224S | Online | March 25 - April 29 | Seats available: 0
Spreadsheets Syllabus

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Presentation Software

Section: MC0004-002-224S | Online | March 25 - April 29 | Seats available: 18
Presentation Software Syllabus

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Data Management

Section: MC0005-002-224S | Online | March 25 - April 29 | Seats available: 3

Note: This course requires a PC and Microsoft Access to complete. See syllabus for details.

Data Management Syllabus

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Web Builder

Section: MC0006-002-224S | Online | March 25 - April 29 | Seats available: 0

Note: This course may require a purchase of a domain name and web hosting to complete. See syllabus for details.

Web Builder Syllabus

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Photoshop for Web

Section: MC0007-002-224S | Online | March 25 - April 29 | Seats available: 7

Note: This course requires Adobe Creative Cloud, available at a student discount through ACC's Adobe Creative Campus designation. Instructions for acquiring Adobe Creative Cloud will be provided as part of the microcredential curriculum. This course also has technical requirements. If your computer does not meet the requirements to use the software, you can use an available computer in ACC's computer labs, libraries, and ACCelerators. See syllabus for details.

Photoshop for Web Syllabus

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HTML/CSS

Section: MC0008-002-224S | Online | March 25 - April 29 | Seats available: 8

Note: It is highly recommended that you take Web Builder microcredential prior to taking HTML/CSS.

HTML/CSS Syllabus

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Web Analytics

Section: MC0009-002-224S | Online | March 25 - April 29 | Seats available: 18

Web Analytics Syllabus

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Problem Solving with AI

Section: MC0015-001-224S | Online | March 25 - April 29 | Seats available: 0

Syllabus coming soon

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Data Analytics

Section: MC0013-001-224S | Online | March 25 - April 29 | Seats available: 0

Syllabus coming soon

Summer 2024 Schedule

Check the list of available microcredentials below and complete the registration form. 

Summer Session: June 10 - July 15

Computer monitor and mouse, magnifying glass, and a lamp. On the computer monitor is a graphical representation of a search page.

Intro to Computers & Internet Search

Section: MC0001-002-224S | Online | June 10 - July 15 | Seats available: 22

Note: Assignments in this microcredential requires word processing knowledge to complete.

Intro to Computers and Internet Search Syllabus

Computer monitor eye glasses and potted cactus, with the computer screen showing two word processing documents

Word Processing

Section: MC0002-002-224S | Online | June 10 - July 15 | Seats available: 19
Word Processing Syllabus

Computer monitor, keys, and a full coffee cup. On the computer screen is a graphical representation of a spreadsheet with a pie chart and bar graph.

Spreadsheets

Section: MC0003-003-224S | Online | June 10 - July 15 | Seats available: 13
Spreadsheets Syllabus

Computer monitor, shelf holding a potted plant, and a notebook. On the computer screen is a graphical representation of a PowerPoint or Google Slides presentation.

Presentation Software

Section: MC0004-002-224S | Online | June 10 - July 15 | Seats available: 25
Presentation Software Syllabus

Computer monitor, articulating lamp, a highlighter, and a pencil cup holding pens and pencils. On the computer monitor is a graphical representation of a popular data management software.

Data Management

Section: MC0005-002-224S | Online | June 10 - July 15 | Seats available: 20

Note: This course requires a PC and Microsoft Access to complete. See syllabus for details.

Data Management Syllabus

Computer monitor, book shelf holding web design books, cup of coffee, and a pencil. On the computer screen there is a wireframe of a website page.

Web Builder

Section: MC0006-002-224S | Online | June 10 - July 15 | Seats available: 16

Note: This course may require a purchase of a domain name and web hosting to complete. See syllabus for details.

Web Builder Syllabus

Computer monitor showing a graphical representation of Photoshop, depicting using the selection tool. On the wall behind the monitor is a framed photo of the same image that is on the monitor, and on the desk is a camera and photography book.

Photoshop for Web

Section: MC0007-002-224S | Online | June 10 - July 15 | Seats available: 22

Note: This course requires Adobe Creative Cloud, available at a student discount through ACC's Adobe Creative Campus designation. Instructions for acquiring Adobe Creative Cloud will be provided as part of the microcredential curriculum. This course also has technical requirements. If your computer does not meet the requirements to use the software, you can use an available computer in ACC's computer labs, libraries, and ACCelerators. See syllabus for details.

Photoshop for Web Syllabus

Computer monitor, two Comic Con tickets, and a shelf holding toy action figure and toy retro robot. On the computer monitor is a graphical representation of a web building text editor showing HTML and CSS.

HTML/CSS

Section: MC0008-002-224S | Online | June 10 - July 15 | Seats available: 23

Note: It is highly recommended that you take Web Builder microcredential prior to taking HTML/CSS.

HTML/CSS Syllabus

Computer monitor, potted plant and pen. On the side of the monitor there is an anole lizard, and on the screen there are images of web analytic graphics.

Web Analytics

Section: MC0009-002-224S | Online | June 10 - July 15 | Seats available: 25

Web Analytics Syllabus

Computer monitor, Rubik's cube, and a bookshelf holding books about problem solving and artificial intelligence, with a "thinking cap" on top of the books. On the computer screen is a graphical representation of a systems map with arrows and color coding to show relationships.

Problem Solving with AI

Section: MC0015-001-224S | Online | June 10 - July 15 | Seats available: 5

Syllabus coming soon

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Data Analytics

Section: MC0013-001-224S | Online | June 10 - July 15 | Seats available: 11

Syllabus coming soon