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July 26, 2021 Hospitals in Africa gaining trained sterilization specialists through Purdue, Safe Surgery Initiative partnership
Purdue University and has partnered with the nonprofit Safe Surgery Initiative to offer an affordable online course for Safe Surgery to facilitate training in sterile services at its partner hospitals.

July 8, 2021 Purdue adds new master’s in nuclear engineering to its online graduate programs
Purdue University is adding an online master’s degree in nuclear engineering to its highly ranked online engineering graduate programs designed for professional engineers looking to enhance their knowledge and skills and advance their careers.

June 3, 2021 Purdue master's degree features financial problem solving through machine learning
Purdue University is offering a new all-online master’s degree in data science in finance with a concentrated curriculum focus on machine learning to solve modern financial problems.

April 30, 2021 Purdue offering new online master’s degree in health administration
Purdue University is offering a new online Master of Health Administration degree designed to train the next generation of health care administrators and to boost the skills and careers of early-career administrators already in the field.

April 28, 2021 New online Purdue course brings Agile approach to solving health care’s ‘wicked problems’
With a new online course called Agile Strategy for Healthcare’s Wicked Problems, Purdue University is aiming to help fill the need for collaborative teams skilled at developing shared solutions.

April 22, 2021 New online professional master’s from Purdue can boost careers in information security and cybersecurity
A new online professional master’s degree in information security from Purdue University is designed for early and mid-career computing professionals who want to enhance their skills, expand their educational credentials and advance their careers in organizations large or small.

April 5, 2021 Purdue offering online master’s for corporate training and communication leaders
Purdue’s Master of Science in graduate studies with a major in corporate training and communication is designed to enhance skills of those charged with communicating and leading training in a variety of organizations and contexts. The new online degree includes an emphasis on uses of strategic communication and of instructional design and technology in corporate training and development.

March 31, 2021 Purdue offers new online Graduate Certificate in Telemental Health Counseling
Elderly, lower income and rural individuals frequently lack easy access to mental health services where they live, but technological advances and the burgeoning field of telemental health hold out the promise of bringing these services to them. A new online graduate certificate program from Purdue University represents a leap forward in addressing that training deficit, as well as enabling professionals in the field to enhance their careers or practices.

March 3, 2021 Purdue and Evidence In Motion expand partnership to offer new innovative health care certifications
Purdue University and Evidence In Motion (EIM) are expanding their partnership to offer two new specialty certifications for licensed health care providers in the U.S. – a certification in lifestyle medicine and an integrative behavioral health certification for rehab providers.

February 11, 2021 Purdue adds online certificate program in hot data analytics field
Professionals in marketing, financial services, the retail industry, project management and many other fields who want to boost or reset their careers can take a leap in that direction with a certificate program in data analytics now offered by Purdue University.

January 26, 2021 Purdue’s online engineering graduate programs again rank in the top 3 nationally
As they did in 2020, Purdue's online graduate engineering programs rank third overall in U.S. News & World Report's latest ranking of the Best Online Programs in the nation. Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering and Mechanical Engineering all ranked No. 1 in their categories.

January 11, 2021 Purdue’s online Digital Media Analytics series teaches social media data analysis for the masses
Digital Media Analytics, a new series of seven online courses from Purdue University designed to make savvy social media data crunchers of almost anyone. Individuals who complete the courses will come away knowing how to use social media analytics to glean information from the data, answer questions and generate actionable, data-driven recommendations and decisions.

January 7, 2021 New online Purdue course takes a comprehensive look at hemp as a crop and product
The 2018 Farm Bill legalized hemp again. But while the crop is now a viable alternative with a potentially global market, there isn’t exactly an abundance of research-backed information and training available about producing, processing and selling it. The new online Hemp Essentials course from Purdue University addresses that, going beyond just production, although that topic certainly is covered.

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