Technology

We have the classes you need to level up on your tech game. Stay relevant by taking one or more online technology classes. Want a career as a computer programmer or software app developer? Consider the Arkansas Coding Academy. Have questions? Contact us 501.450.3118 or outreach@uca.edu.

Smartphone Photography for Kids

It has been said that "a picture is worth a thousand words." For kids living in this present age of social media, pictures are practically EVERY word. Let Tommy Wallace show your kid (5th grade or above) how to best use their smartphone to best use their smartphone to make a strong foundational photo and how to apply quality editing techniques. This two-session course promises to take your child's picture-taking quality to a higher level allowing your child's online photos to jump off the screen and speak proudly and boldly to their followers.

Regular Fee: $40

Mon, September 30 - October 7

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Location: Brewer-Hegeman Conference Center

Instructor: Tommy Wallace | Tommy Wallace Photography

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Editing Your Smartphone Photos

Go from good to great with your smartphone photography by editing that photo with an app you can download to your phone. From minor adjustments to artistic tweaks, you will have your photo looking just like you pictured it. Beginning with some tips for making a great foundational photo, we will quickly move toward developing skills that will produce wonderful photos through the process of editing.

Regular Fee: $50

Thurs, October 3 - October 10

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Thursdays

Location: UCA Downtown

Instructor: Tommy Wallace | Tommy Wallace Photography

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CBCS Certified Medical Administrative Assistant with Medical Billing and Coding (Voucher Included)

The certified Billing and Coding Specialist (CBCS) is ideal for those who are interested in obtaining a career in the healthcare industry but have little to no experience within the sector. This comprehensive program will provide a foundation of medical vocabulary to help you better understand doctors' notes and medical record contents. It will also teach you essential medical office management skills that healthcare managers look for when hiring new front office staff. Voucher included for CBCS certification exam.

Regular Fee: $2695

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OPEN ENROLLMENT, 7-12 MONTHS

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Instructor: Various Instructors

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Certified Six Sigma Green Belt (Exam Cost Included)

This well-rounded course will teach you the concepts for both Lean and Six Sigma and prepares you for Six Sigma Green Belt certification by mastering the contents of the American Society of Quality (ASQ) exam.

Regular Fee: $1895

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OPEN ENROLLMENT, 3-6 MONTHS

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Instructor: Tony Swaim

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CPC Certified Medical Administrative Assistant with Medical Billing and Coding (Voucher Included)

The Certified Professional Coder (CPC) Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) with Medical Billing and Coding knowledge is broadened as a coder. Become an expert in all aspects of billing, medical coding and administration. This three-part course prepares you for reviewing and assigning accurate medical codes for diagnoses, procedures and services performed by qualified healthcare providers in the office or facility setting (e.g., inpatient hospital). This course is ideal for those that have little to no experience within the sector. Voucher included for CPC and CMAA certification exams.

Regular Fee: $3195

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OPEN ENROLLMENT, 7-12 MONTHS

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Instructor: Various Instructors

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Creating WordPress Websites

Learn how to create attractive, sophisticated blogs and websites - without any coding! WordPress is the world's most popular website publisher, powering more than 25% of all sites on the internet. WordPress is an easy-to-use solution that will help you put your site on the Web in far less time than by coding, and at a much lower cost than hiring a professional.

Regular Fee: $115

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BEGINS AUG 14, SEPT 11, OCT 16 & NOV 13

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Instructor: Richard Mansfield

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Introduction to C# Programming

Learn the fundamentals of computer programming with C#, the in-demand and incredibly useful programming language that incorporates the best features of Visual Basic, C++ and Java. This class will teach you how to program the right way by using a state-of-the-art language to build impressive applications on your schedule and on your very own computer.

Regular Fee: $115

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BEGINS AUG 14, SEPT 11, OCT 16 & NOV 13

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Instructor: Mike Orsega

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Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2016

Become proficient in using Microsoft Excel 2016 (now available through Office 365) and discover how to create worksheets, workbooks, charts and graphs quickly and efficiently.

Regular Fee: $129

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BEGINS AUG 14, SEPT 11, OCT 16 & NOV 13

Location: Online

Instructor: Chad Wambolt | Ed2Go

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Introduction to Python 3 Programming

Learn how Python has slithered its way to the top of the programming languages. Python was designed to provide a way to develop code that's easy to create and understand. While Python contains the same basic structures as the other languages, it also offers unique functionality that makes your life as a programmer easier. Don't delay, sign up today!

Regular Fee: $115

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SELF-PACED TUTORIAL

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Oracle SQL and PL/SQL + Python Developer + Java Programmer

This online course is the perfect starting point for those wanting to learn SQL, PL/SQL, Java and Python programming. Conquer Oracle Programming in this combined online training that teaches everything from the basics to advanced practices.

Regular Fee: $2,595

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OPEN ENROLLMENT,12 MONTHS

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Instructor: Nat Dunn

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SQL Series

Learn the basic structure of relational databases and how to read and write simple and complex SQL statements and advanced data manipulation techniques. By the end of this course, you'll have solid working knowledge of SQL. You will feel confident in your ability to write SQL queries to create tables; retrieve data from single or multiple tables; delete, insert, and update data in a database and gather significant statistics from data stored in a database.

Regular Fee: $199

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Instructor: Dr. Cecelia Allison

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