LSU MicroCred® Programs

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Expand your Skill Set with an Online MicroCred®

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No application process means you can start immediately and complete it at your own pace.

Earn a digital badge upon completion to display your expertise on the course topics.

Join more than 250,000 alumni worldwide from the flagship institution of Louisiana.

Learn in a flexible format that is ideal for professionals balancing work and home responsibilities.

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Applicable Skills for Today’s Professional

In need of a promotion or a career change? LSU offers microcredential, or MicroCred®, programs designed for working professionals to sharpen their skills or explore new ones in a convenient format online.

Grow Your Skills in a Flexible Format

Whether you are looking to expand your career outlook or you are looking to upskill or re-skill in a certain area, LSU Online & Continuing Education makes it easy to expand your skill set with our online MicroCred® programs. These short-form programs are made up of a series of high-quality LSU courses that are specifically developed to close the skills gap in today's modern workplace. Each MicroCred® program is either self-paced or term-based and ranges from only two to six courses, and some programs can also be applied toward a degree through Prior Learning Assessment (PLA).
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Our Enrollment Coaches are happy to answer any questions you have about LSU Online programs. We serve as your liaison from application to graduation. Let us help you take the first step toward advancing your educational goals.

LSU Online & Continuing Education offers more than 100 online degrees and certificates that stack together to help advance your career.

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“These digital badges make it seamless for people to find out what these individuals are highly skilled and qualified in.”