Digital credentials are a simple way to showcase trainings complete and skills acquired.

Continuing Education has partnered with Acclaim to provide you with the tools necessary to achieve your professional goals in an ever-expanding online marketplace. These trainings can fill in skills gaps and provide easy acknowledgement of your experience. 

Digital Badges

  • Nano-Bio Engineering

    Earners of this badge have successfully completed the Nanotechnology and Biomedical Engineering course. and are able to demonstrate the ability to design and characterize smart nanostructures and devices for potential therapeutic applications.
  • Master Advisor

    The Master Advisor Program was created to improve the quality of academic advising for Southeast students by providing faculty and professional staff advisors with appropriate training, professional development, evaluation, and recognition  
  • This Old Course Pedagogy Workshop

    Earners of this badge assessed their teaching using student responses and user data in the learning management system and identified what their lecturing instructional content, and assessments were to accomplish. 
  • Request a Badge

    Have a suggestion for a badge we can offer? Please let us know what you think. Fill out the Digital Badge Request Form outlining what the earner will be capable of after completion and what it would take to earn this credential  

Family Services Workshops

  • Professionalism

    This badge represents the successful completion of a course on professionalism within the field of family services. This individual has demonstrated professional practice pertaining to confidentiality, setting boundaries, and adhering to a code of ethics. 
  • Family Development

    This badge represents the successful completion of a course on child development and family systems theory. This individual has demonstrated knowledge related to the physical, social-emotional, and cognitive development in children. 
  • Trauma Informed

    This badge represents the successful completion of a course on trauma and mental health issues. This individual has demonstrated knowledge related to the impact trauma/adversity has on children’s brain development, learning, and social-emotional development. 
  • Assessment

    This badge represents the successful completion of a course on assessment within the field of family services. This individual has demonstrated knowledge related to family diversity and self-awareness pertaining to biases and values. 

Get a Badge

Ready to earn your digital badge? Contact us for more information on the next steps.

Frequently Asked Questions

Open badges are web-enabled versions of a credential, certification or learning outcome which can be verified in real-time, online. 

We have partnered with Acclaim, a badging platform backed by Pearson, to translate the learning outcomes you’ve demonstrated into a badge. The technology Acclaim uses is based on the Open Badge Standards defined by Mozilla. This enables you to manage, share and verify your competencies digitally. 

Representing your skills as a badge gives you a way to share your abilities online in a way that is simple, trusted and can be easily verified in real time. Badges provide employers and peers concrete evidence of what you had to do to earn your credential and what you’re now capable of. Acclaim also offers labor market insights, based on your skills. You can search and apply for job opportunities right through the Acclaim platform. 

Acclaim is a product of Pearson, the world’s leading learning company. Acclaim works with credible organizations to provide digital credentials to individuals, worldwide. 

You will receive an email notification from Acclaim with instructions for claiming your badge and setting up your account. 

You can easily configure your privacy settings in Acclaim. You’re in complete control of the information about yourself that is made public. 

While badges are simply digital image files, they are uniquely linked to data hosted on the Acclaim platform. This link to verified data makes them more reliable and secure than a paper-based certificate. It also eliminates the possibility of anyone claiming your credential and your associated identity. 

You can share your badge directly from the Acclaim platform to LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook; over email; embedded in a website or in your email signature. 

Labor market insights are pulled from job requisitions across the US, UK and Canada. Based on your skills, learn which employers are hiring, what job titles you might be qualified for, salary ranges and more. You can search active job listings and even apply for them with just a few clicks through Acclaim. Access the labor market insights from your badge details page by clicking on Related Jobs, or by clicking on the skill tags assigned to your badge. 

Yes, you can download your badge from the Share Badge page. Your downloaded badge contains Open Badge Infrastructure (OBI) compliant metadata embedded into the image. This allows you to store your badge on other OBI-compliant badge sites, such as the Mozilla backpack.

Not at this time. 

You can find answers to frequently asked questions on Acclaim’s website. 

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