College to Offer E-Commerce Developer Course Beginning April 30; Info. Session Set For April 12
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Thursday, March 29, 2001
Hudson Valley Community College's Workforce Development Institute will
offer a free information session on its new "E-Commerce Developer" course
at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, April 12, in the Bulmer Telecommunications Center.
E-Commerce Developer is an intensive 240-hour, certification course
designed to provide graduates with skills vital to the support of electronic
of user interface design. Participants will learn the back-office operations
of an Internet Web site and how to install and configure both Web and SQL
Prerequisites include six months of user-level experience with computers
and Microsoft Windows; six months of experience using the Internet and
e-mail; and some experience with Microsoft Office Suite products. Experience
in any form of computer programming will also be beneficial.
The course will be offered Tuesday and Thursday evenings and every other
Saturday on the Hudson Valley Community College campus. The first course
will begin April 30 and run through September.
For details, call 629-4827. The information session is free and open
to the public.
The Bulmer Telecommunications Center is located on the Hudson Valley
Community College campus, 80 Vandenburgh Ave., Troy.
Hudson Valley Community College offers more than 50 degree and certification
programs in four academic divisions: Liberal Arts and Sciences; Engineering
and Industrial Technologies; Health Sciences; and Business; as well as
programs run through the Educational Opportunities Center offering certification
programs in workforce and academic preparation. One of 30 community colleges
in the State University of New York system, it has an enrollment of more
than 9,000 students each year, and is known as a leader in distance learning
initiatives and worker retraining.