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Creative Workforce of the Future

students in tech classesThe Future of Creativity Redefined

We are living through a fundamental workforce transformation during which digital technology has begun to alter the skills companies are looking for. In collaboration with the Creative Technology & Design subject area, FIT’s Center for Continuing and Professional Studies (CCPS) is creating a series of certificate programs and specialized courses that are forward-thinking. Our mission is to initiate a transformative journey for creatives worldwide so they can design a better future for all of us in the digital age. FIT Alumni get a 10% discount on the Certificate Programs listed below that are held on the FIT NYC campus.

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UX/UI Master Certification

Earn a UX/UI Master Certification from FIT by completing the following certificate programs: User Experience (UX) Design, User Interface (UI) Design, and UX/UI Portfolio Design.

User Experience (UX) Design    REGISTER
An 8-week career accelerator certificate tailored for creative professionals such as graphic designers and web designers who are looking to advance their career in the exciting field of user experience (UX) design.

User Interface (UI) Design    REGISTER
This certificate program, tailored for creative professionals, is an 8-week career accelerator that gives you the hands-on experience to prepare for a career in user interface (UI) design.

UX/UI Portfolio Design (coming soon)   
Learn job searching techniques, interview skills, and portfolio design guidelines from top UX and UI professionals in the world. You will also learn how to tackle design interview challenges and exercises.

Digital Experience Design Master Certification

Earn a Digital Experience Design Master Certification from FIT by completing the following certificate programs: Motion Graphics Level I, Augmented Reality (AR) / Virtual Reality (VR) Content Design, and Cross-Platform Video Production.

Motion Graphics Level I    REGISTER
This 6-week certificate program will give you the fundamental skills and teach you the time-based design principles to allow you to bring your creativity to life using Adobe After Effects.

Augmented Reality (AR) / Virtual Reality (VR) Content Design 
Through this 8-week certificate program, you will learn cutting-edge technology, AR/VR content design principles, and hands-on experience to create professional examples to impress your employer or clients.

Cross-Platform Video Production (coming soon)   
This certificate program will give you the knowledge and skills to create and deliver video content to multiple platforms simultaneously, including we, large screens, mobile screens...etc. The instructor will guide you through the planning and introduce a variety of tools for cross-platform video production.

Branding and Digital Transformation Master Certification

Earn a Branding and Digital Transformation Master Certification from FIT by completing the following certificate programs: Dynamic Branding, Sonic Branding, and Marketing Analytics and Brand Management.

Dynamic Branding    REGISTER
This two week immersive Summer noncredit certificate program introduces the theories, principles, and skills of dynamic brand design and strategy.

Sonic Branding (coming soon)
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Marketing Analytics and Brand Management (coming soon)  
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Other Creative Technologies & Design Certificate Programs

Introduction to Browzwear's VStitcher    REGISTER
In this 6-week certificate program, you will learn VStitcher with Browzwear 3D and the Open Platform. More creative designs. Faster time to market. Less waste. All the benefits of a digital workflow.

Introduction to 3D Printing for Designers    REGISTER
Create a functional working prototype in this 6-week certificate program. Learn all that 3D printing has to offer you and your business.

Arduino Programming for Designers
This 8-week program will give you the practical knowledge and hand-on experience for the exciting field of Experiential Design, which is one of the fastest growing sectors in today’s creative economy.

Digital Product Design and Management
(Immersive Summer Program in Italy) 
In partnership with University of Venice and H-Farm, this 3-week immersive Summer program will help you develop lateral thinking skills across multiple areas and to introduce the iterative process of digital product design. Through lectures and hands-on exercises, students develop skills necessary for a designer, as well as knowledge of digital branding and marketing strategies.

Other Computer Software Noncredit Courses

Computer Training: Design

Computer Training: Patternmaking