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Capital CoLAB Digital Technology Credential

The Digital Technology Credential program is now available to AU students!

The Capital CoLAB was created by the Greater Washington Partnership. The program is for undergrad majors in the liberal arts pursuing degrees in non-tech fields who want to gain digital technology skills for their future careers. Digital technology skills will be embedded into every job across industries and sectors as a way of life. This program is an opportunity to signal these digital tech competencies to employers

The Digital Technology Credential at AU is open to all undergrads. The current pathways to the credential are offered through the School of Public Affairs and Kogod School of Business.

Throughout the program, gain access to top executives and changemakers for career building opportunities, internships, and more. When you’ve completed the pathway, gain your Credly credentials to include on your transcript, LinkedIn, resume and other candidate materials. 

Program Highlights

  • Earn credit by successfully completing university-approved courses
  • Connect with leading Capital Regional employers
  • No additional fees

For questions regarding the program, please contact Julie Jones, Director of Employer Relations.

AU's Jill Klein on the Digital Technology Credential


Jill Klein, AU faculty & Interim Dean, explains the digital technology credential on the Helix Education podcast

Learn Details about the Program

School Certificate Requirements

School of Public Affairs Digital Tech Credential


Learn about the required classes for SPA's Digital Tech Credential

Kogod School of Business Digital Tech Credential


Learn more about the classes required to complete Kogod's Digital Tech Credential

Participating Organizations

  • Amazon
  • ASGN
  • AstraZeneca
  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Capital One
  • CIA
  • Exelon
  • EY
  • General Dynamics
  • Inova
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • MedStar Health
  • McKinsey & Company
  • Monumental Sports & Entertainment
  • Northrop Grumman
  • Stanley Black & Decker
  • T. Rowe Price
  • Under Armor
  • WGL

For the most up-to-date information, visit Capital CoLAB.