Press Release

New Micro-Credentials Available in Asana Project Management and Tableau Data Analytics


Sherry Mercurio
Executive Director, Office of Community Relations
(614) 947-6581

Columbus, OH (January 27, 2021)

Franklin University has announced its latest professional micro-credential offerings – Asana Project Management and Tableau Data Analytics. The following industry-endorsed credentials prepare those looking for in-demand careers with three, six-week courses.

A lunchtime virtual information session is set for Thursday, Feb. 4, from noon – 12:45 p.m. (EST), to learn more about the professional micro-credential offerings. This session is the perfect opportunity to inquire and gain knowledge, for those interested in advancing in the fields of project management and data analytics.

Asana Project Management
Franklin’s Project Management program was built in collaboration with Asana, a digital project management software, to develop trained professionals for today’s global market. Asana is an easy-to-use project management platform that allows users to collaborate on ongoing projects, and is highly utilized in over 50,000 organizations. Students are tasked with completing projects that are based on real on-the-job scenarios, while building a portfolio to showcase their talents to future employers. The co-branded professional certificate with Asana and Franklin will prepare students with 10 hours of career readiness in the field of project management.

Tableau Data Analytics
The Data Analytics program was built in collaboration with Tableau, a leading data visualization tool, to prepare professionals with critical analytic competences needed for today’s job market. This co-branded professional micro-credential with Tableau and Franklin University is highly recommended in preparation for careers in the competitive and growing field of data analytics. This professional certified training will equip those with 10 hours of career navigation content.

For nearly 120 years, Franklin University’s professional certification offerings are designed with working adults in mind. To attend this lunchtime virtual information session on Feb. 4, click here to register:

About Franklin University

Accredited, nonprofit and dedicated to educating adults since 1902, Franklin provides on-site course options at our Main Campus in downtown Columbus, Ohio, and is an innovator in providing personalized online education. The University offers applied in-demand undergraduate, master’s and doctorate programs that enable adult learners to achieve their educational and professional goals. The University also offers several academic programs internationally, including its top-ranked MBA, through agreements with partner institutions.

Franklin University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and holds specialized accreditations for specific academic programs through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education, the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education and the Commission on Accreditation of Health Informatics and Information Management Education. Franklin is only one of three schools in Ohio designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education (CAE-CDE) by the National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security. 

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