Certificate and Workforce Development Programs

Mercer’s College of Professional Advancement believes in the transformative power of individuals. We are an intellectually vibrant, service-oriented community. Through our collaborative spirit, we prepare leaders to bring about change. Our certificate and workforce development programs further your skills to help you achieve your professional goals.


Database Design and Analytics

The Database Design and Analytics program prepares individuals to apply data science techniques to identify trends and generate insights from large data sets. Topics covered include Computer Databases, Machine Learning Optimization, Probability and Stochastic Models, Programming, Strategy, Statistics, and Visual Analytics.


Executive Leadership

The Executive Leadership program offers customized courses for private, public, government, and nonprofit organizations. We provide a compact, focused, and results-driven program for organizations that need to develop their employees' leadership skills.


Health Coaching and Multidisciplinary Care Coordination

The Health Coaching and Multidisciplinary Care Coordination program is a 10-module training system that prepares healthcare professionals to better engage and empower their patients.


Substance Abuse Counseling

Mercer University’s Substance Abuse Counseling certificate provides the education and skills needed to counsel those facing alcohol and drug abuse challenges. Participants can complete the requirements to become a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor I (CADC I) or Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor II (CADC II) in six months.