Hybrid and Online College Courses

DeVry has been offering online education for the last 20 years to help students pursue their personal and professional goals, and we continue to do so through this pandemic. With more Americans unemployed than at any time in recent history, upskilling and reskilling has become an urgent priority. To answer that call, in addition to our online and hybrid courses, we've released a complimentary Skills-Building Video Series that empowers students and professionals to develop and enhance highly sought-after, practical work skills1 for today's difficult economy.

If you're interested in pursuing a college degree and learning about our our tech-empowered, career-focused online college courses, visit our Individual Courses by Area of Interest.

Complimentary Skill Building Videos

Demand for technical skills continues to rise, with data analysis, coding, and software development topping the lists of skills requested in recent job postings2. Responding to these trends, DeVry has developed a series of targeted, self-paced videos, led by distinguished faculty members, that dive into some of the most in-demand technology and business skills in the workforce today. These include coding with Python, data analytics, IOT fundamentals and even enhancing Excel skills for business. Get started with a sampling of our skill-building videos to help build in-demand professional and technology-oriented skills. Access the full selection of skill-building learning pathways here.

Classes Start Every 8 Weeks

You’re never too busy to achieve your goals. Our online classes meet you where you are—home, work or on-the-go. Learn more about our flexible options.


Technology Skills

Deep Learning in Medicine
with Dr. Bob Arnot
Applications within the healthcare industry are rapidly changing and evolving as new technology emerges. Deep learning is a newer innovation where artificial neural networks learn from large amounts of data. A blend of both Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, deep learning helps healthcare professionals analyze data quickly and accurately.

Watch this video to learn more about how deep learning techniques and models can be applied in the healthcare industry.

Tools and Platforms for Machine Learning in Healthcare
with Dr. Bob Arnot
This video will provide you with an overview of machine learning in our healthcare system. Along with sharing machine learning tools, platforms, and examples, Dr. Arnot will teach you how to leverage various databases to establish a core framework for machine learning in healthcare.

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Healthcare
with Dr. Bob Arnot
If you're interested in how medicine and technology can work together to take data science and analytics to a new level, consider this skill-building video on Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML). In the medical field, AI and ML are bringing a new set of tools to doctors and healthcare professionals, helping to diagnose patients, read images, allocate hospital beds and design applications with electronic health records.

Watch this video for a high-level overview of the various ways that artificial intelligence and machine learning are used in healthcare.
 

Application of Machine Learning with Python
with Dr. Genevieve Marie Isabelle Sapijaszko
Machine learning in Python will help provide you an overview of how to utilize machine learning. Specifically, this video series walks through a machine learning classification system to identify types of flowers. The project will be based on Python with the use of Spyder IDE and a public dataset.

No prior coding or hardware knowledge is required.

Cybersecurity Basics
with Alan Rynarzewski
Cybersecurity is about protecting internet-connected systems from possible cyber threats. This video series dives into understanding and practicing good cybersecurity, including seeing how to exploit a known flaw. Knowing where threats may occur is foundational to understanding how to stop a threat from occurring in the first place.

This video is perfect for individuals with interest and/or knowledge in basic IT.

Data Analytics with Power BI
with Dr. Gina Cooper
Power BI is Microsoft’s Business Intelligence tool used for data analytics tasks. This video covers the overall data analysis process using Power BI.

Data Visualization in Python with Matplotlib
with Dr. Natalie Waksmanski-Krynski
This video on data visualization with Python covers how to create the most commonly used plots and shows a relevant real-world application. Please note that this video is geared towards learners who have prior experience with Python and utilizes Jupyter Notebooks.

Data Wrangling in Python Using Pandas
with Dr. Natalie Waksmanski-Krynski
If seeking efficiencies when analyzing massive amounts of information to make data-driven decisions, understanding Python using Pandas my help. Python is one of the most popular programming languages and Pandas is a library within Python that offers a series of tools for data wrangling. View this skill-builder video to learn how to wrangle data for improved data visualization. Please note that this video is geared towards learners who have prior experience with Python and are eager to learn more about data cleansing and data analysis.  

Internet Protocol (IP) Address Basics and Network Utilities
with Dr. Jingdi (Rebecca) Zeng
Expand your knowledge about network connections. This video demonstrates how to use four common network utility programs to discover and troubleshoot network address and network route issues. Dr. Zeng will walk through the differences between private and public Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4) addresses.

Machine Learning with Pytorch
with Dr. Gina Cooper
As the data produced by social media, the Internet of Things (IoT) and business applications continues to grow, the field of machine learning has grown alongside it. To help make decisions or predictions based on large sets of data, users turn to machine learning with Pytorch. Pytorch is a machine learning and deep learning framework for Python. The data analytics skills learned through Python and Pytorch are valuable for many business scenarios.

Viewers should have a familiarity with Python.

Programming with Python
with Dr. Gina Cooper
A high-level programming language, Python can be used for business applications, data analytics, web development and data analytics. These short videos cover the fundamental topics in programming with Python to help prepare you for more complex software development projects. Complete this video series for a basic understanding of Python Programming.

Simulating an IoT Home Security System with Tinkercad
with Dr. Natalie Waksmanski-Krynski
As more companies begin to embrace automation for efficiencies, they’re leaning on The Internet of Things, also known as IoT. The IoT integrates hardware, software, and networking into a whole system. If you’re interested in the mechanics behind IoT, such as how to wire components together and program them, we’ll do just that in this video series. More specifically, Dr. Waksmanski will apply that skill to simulate a home security system.

No prior coding or hardware knowledge is required.

Web Scraping with Python
with Dr. Ed Hill
Watch this video series for an introduction to web scraping using Python and the BeautifulSoup and Selenium libraries. Upskill your knowledge of data analytics programs with this self-paced video series, perfect for someone with a basic knowledge of Python.

Business Skills

Surviving and Finding a New Business Strategy in the COVID Era
with Dr. Issam Abu-Ghallous
This video covers business strategies and techniques that companies have started incorporating in response to COVID-19.

COVID-19 Business Toolkit Series - Managing Business Financials
with Dr. Sean T. Wright
The purpose of this short course is to examine tools and tips to help businesses navigate through the financial distress of the current COVID-19 crisis and to also prepare for future threats. Some of the tools discussed in this course are the SWOT analysis, liquidity ratios, the cash budget, and cost behavior. Real-world examples are utilized to bring the course to life during this unprecedented public healthcare crisis.

Examine tools and tips to help businesses navigate through the financial distress of the current Covid-19 crisis.

Who should take? Small Business Owners or someone working in a small business.

This video is provided for informational purposes only. It is not intended to be financial or legal advice. The information provided in this video is of a general nature and does not address the specific circumstances of any particular individual or entity. Please seek guidance from qualified financial and legal professionals regarding your specific situation.  

Enhance Your Excel Skills for Business Success
with Dr. Ellen Jones and Professor Roxanne Wittkamp
Do you use Excel throughout your workday, or do you hope to improve your Excel skills? Work through this video series that provides step-by-step instructions on how to improve your Microsoft Excel proficiency. Dr. Jones and Professor Wittkamp will walk you through the tools and techniques that are reviewed, practiced and are essential to business today.

How to Find Loans and Grants for Your Business During COVID-19
with Dr. Wendy Finlay
Businesses may be experiencing financial hardship as we all navigate the new COVID-19 impacted landscape. In about 30 minutes, Dr. Wendy Finlay provides options for small business owners to possibly obtain loans and grants. She covers specific public and private financial assistance opportunities available for a variety of businesses and organizations.

This video is provided for informational purposes only. It is not intended to be financial or legal advice. The information provided in this video is of a general nature and does not address the specific circumstances of any particular individual or entity. Please seek guidance from qualified financial and legal professionals regarding your specific situation.  

Additional Details

  • These online, self-paced short videos are non-credit bearing, avocational and not part of a DeVry University or Keller Graduate School of Management program of study.
  • These short videos are provided to help you develop or enhance your skills. Completion of these videos does not lead to employment.

Learn More about Our Individual College Courses by Area of Interest

Choose from hundreds of hybrid and online college courses offered at DeVry and Keller. Whether you’re looking to get into a new career field or wanting to enhance your skills for professional growth opportunities, we have the classes for you.

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