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Show students they’ve got skills
Certify student knowledge and readiness with industry-recognized certifications from YouScience®.
In today’s job market, knowledge and skills to do the job are more important than where and what you studied. YouScience Industry Certifications offer students entry- to mid-level certifications that act as tangible proof of what they know and can do.
Give students proof of their skills and knowledge
Employers prioritize skills and knowledge over education in many careers. But, students need proof of these skills and knowledge.
YouScience Industry Certifications offer students entry- to mid-level certifications that act as tangible proof of their skills and knowledge. Proof that helps them enter the workforce or skip entry-level college courses, gain preferred hiring status, or earn a wage increase.
Backed by expertise
Experts from industry, education, government, associations, and internal specialists work together to develop and maintain exam standards.
Aligns with curriculum
Exam standards closely align with current top curriculum to connect what students learn with their certification.
Extends program support
Educators access validated industry standards, exams, and data to support their programs and meet federal and state requirements.
Measures student growth
Comprehensive pre- and post tests let educators measure student growth, drive program improvements, and adapt to local pathway needs.
“[YouScience Industry Certifications does] a great job of analyzing students’ knowledge of core content. I am the on-site trainer for other teachers and the site is so user-friendly that it makes my job very easy.”
— CTE teacher, Illinois
Why YouScience Industry Certifications?
District-level reporting capabilities support Perkins V programs requirements, measuring student growth, driving program improvements, and increasing program diversity.
Exams are created, reviewed, and approved by education and industry experts with in-depth knowledge of industry needs.
Certifications are stackable to better support student, educator, and program needs.
Support for remote proctoring gives educators flexibility.
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Industry Certifications catalog
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