Circuit Stream Partners with Syracuse University School of Professional Studies

March 31 2022

Circuit Stream has partnered with Syracuse University School of Professional Studies to develop new project-based AR/VR training courses. These courses will be offered through Syracuse University Office of Professional Acceleration and Microcredentials that certify students with in-demand skills and real-world expertise in the growing 3D technology industry.

Boasting 13 schools and colleges, 200 custom majors and 100 minors, and an online education and certification program, Syracuse University provides a vast array of educational programs and nurtures students' skills for innovative contributions to society in each field. This university is closely tied to the many breakthroughs and advances of its cutting-edge technologies, providing an endless supply of chances for the future.

Since mid-2021, Circuit Stream has been building a partner network leading universities across the U.S to offer students access to the best education in the XR industry. The partnership with Syracuse is the sixth university in this ongoing campaign. It signals a major step forward in Circuit Stream’s quest to boost the growth of the XR industry and the career development of thousands of professionals.

Circuit Stream's partnership with Syracuse is the sixth among their existing university programs. It's an important step in Circuit Stream's effort to promote the development of the XR industry and improve career prospects for its students.

The Circuit Stream team considered Syracuse for quite some time, taking into account the University's quality of education and prestige in New York state area.

We're very excited about this partnership,” explains Circuit Stream CEO Lou Pushelberg. “By working with Syracuse, we are hoping to broaden the knowledge and understanding of immersive technologies for professionals in the central New York region and to accelerate and train the XR workforce, having a direct impact on surrounding industries.

Arthur P. Thomas, Executive Director, Office of Professional Acceleration and Microcredentials for Syracuse University’s College of Professional Studies adds:
We’re proud to partner with Circuit Stream to make these courses and certifications available to our wider community. Syracuse University’s College of Professional Studies is committed to offering the best online instruction in these rapidly expanding areas, and we feel that Circuit Stream’s course design, hands-on practice and instructor guidance are key ingredients for the success of our participants. With a growing demand for these skills and certifications within multiple market areas, the connections that participants can make within Circuit Stream’s network of employers is also a clear win for everyone.

Students who enroll at Syracuse will have access to the latest version of the AR/VR courses starting April 20th, 2022:

  • XR Development with Unity: Learn Unity and XR application fundamentals online over a 10-week live course. First cohort starts May 16, 2022.
  • Interaction Design and Prototyping for XR: Learn how to prototype XR application and design with best practices online in this 10-week course.
  • C# Scripting: Learn the primary coding language for Unity through a 4-week prep course. Available as add-on to the course.

About Syracuse University

The College of Professional Studies at Syracuse University is a global, inclusive and future-facing college, providing access to diverse students and learners seeking a Syracuse University degree, credential, certificate or education experience.

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