Google launches 6-Month professional certification program

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Google recently announced that it has launched a six-month-long professional certification program called “Google Career Certificates”. The certification program is somewhat equivalent to a four-year degree in six months, Google shared

Google Career Certificates

The program will teach applicants how to perform in-demand jobs. It is a welcoming step as it will help candidates understand the foundational skills and help them find jobs

The programs being offered in Google Career Certificates include:

  • Data Analyst
  • Project Manager
  • UX Designer

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Kent Walker, Google’s SVP of Global Affairs said “In our own hiring, we will now treat these new career certificates as the equivalent of a four-year degree for related roles”. He also claims that if the job applicant has one of Google’s career certificate, no college degree will be required.


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