By Tammi Bush
Faculty Forward offers Engineering for Professionals faculty members the opportunity to learn new and innovative ways to keep students engaged and to enable them to reach their career and educational goals.
Originally posted by The Hub on January 15, 2020
Two Johns Hopkins Engineering for Professionals master's programs are among the top online programs in the country, according to new rankings released earlier this month by U.S. News & World Report.
Johns Hopkins Engineering for Professionals (EP) this month launched an exciting new initiative: an online Student Community offered through the digital platform Microsoft Teams. As part of the EP Student Community, students can safely and securely connect, share, and learn from one another while also having easy access to relevant resources.
For the first time, Johns Hopkins Engineering for Professionals is partnering with a local company to bring a customized education program to engineers at their workplace. Earlier this month, 20 employees at Baltimore-based RK&K started a new project management course designed exclusively for them by experts at EP to align with the company's professional development goals.
Engineering for Professionals Welcomes a New Chair to the Engineering Management and Technical Management Programs
With the support of workforce accelerator Trilogy Education, Johns Hopkins Engineering is launching a coding boot camp geared to adult learners and working professionals. Students in the 24-week, part-time Coding Boot Camp at Johns Hopkins Engineering will learn the front-end and back-end skills necessary to become proficient full stack developers. Enrollment for the course, which begins on Tuesday, Sept.
Engineering for Professionals is offering faculty members access to a new program aimed at enhancing instructors' impact in the classroom—whether face-to-face, online, or blended. Faculty Forward couples innovative pedagogical strategies with the power of technology to give participants the tools they need to keep students engaged and to enable them to reach their career and educational goals.
Johns Hopkins' online graduate information technology program has been ranked the 5th best such program in the nation by U.S. News & World Report for the second consecutive year, and its online graduate engineering programs leapfrogged from last year's 19th spot to its current 14th.
Johns Hopkins Engineering for Professionals has received a DELTA grant to build Faculty Forward, an intensive faculty development program to train fellows in the latest and most effective online and digital learning tools and techniques. The grant was awarded by JHU's Office of the Provost.