Employer Partnerships

Be the change the world needs.

Professional Development: We Make It Easy!

A skilled workforce is a more productive workforce. Unity College is ready and able to help you train your workers to keep up with the changing world. We develop courses in the following areas:

  • Computer proficiency: MS Office Suite, Excel, Visio
  • Data Visualization: Tableau or R
  • GIS/Remote Sensing: We offer multiple modules from beginner to advanced courses
  • Drone Technology: We partner with experts in the field to help you get what you need!
  • Data Management: Access, SQL
  • Data Integrity and Security
  • Professional Skills: How to communicate with different audiences, Using social media
  • Management and Leadership
  • Diversity and Ethical Decision-Making
  • Sustainability Practices

We can work with you to develop courses in other areas of interest as well – that fit your specific business and needs! These courses can be offered in multi-week online modules, a mix of online and face-to-face, or 2-3 day intensive workshops at any location. You can decide which type of delivery and timeframe fits your business and busy work schedule the best. Most workshops and courses that carry credits can be applied to a Unity College Distance Education degree.

Next Step MaineNext Step Maine Employers

As a Next Step Employer, your employees are eligible to receive a 10% discount for the first 15 credits of any of our online degrees or certificates. Requests for this discount must be made before your employee enrolls by mentioning that they are employed by a Next Step Maine Employer. This discount will not be awarded retroactively.

Unity College Distance Education HandbookAn Educated Work Force is a Successful Work Force

Our distinctive approach to learning provides employees with an exceptional, high-quality education, enabling them to drive real change with leading-edge knowledge and expertise.

We offer 100% online Bachelor degree programs in Sustainable Business Management, Environmental Criminal Justice, Wildlife Conservation, and Environmental Studies. Plus, Master’s Degrees in Environmental Studies and Sustainability, Conservation Law Enforcement, Environmental GIScience, Sustainable Natural Resource Management, and a Sustainable MBA.
We also offer graduate-level certificates in GIS and Sustainability. Your employees can take a single course, get a certificate, or a degree! As part of the partnership, your employees will qualify to receive a special Partnership Tuition Rate that is 8% off of each credit!

Unity College PartnershipsAnd, What About Getting a Masters?

Many people in the workforce just haven’t had the time to go back to school. We make it easy. With Master’s degrees that are 100% online, and with a focus on professional skills, your workers will gain essential skills and be more successful at their job. As long as your employees are in good academic and financial standing, they can sign right up for one of our Master’s programs.