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UW Youth & Teen Programs

Earn a Digital Badge

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Some Youth & Teen Programs high school courses offer the chance to earn a digital badge. 

Badges help you showcase your new skills and competencies. 


What is a Youth and Teen Programs digital badge?

A digital badge represents student participation in a noncredit enrichment course. Digital badges are virtual and include information about the specific course and its learning objectives.

What can I do with a digital badge?

You can share digital badges electronically on college applications and resumes, with future employers and on social media (such as LinkedIn).

How do I earn a digital badge?

You have to be a high school student enrolled in a course that offers a digital badge and complete a short Canvas assessment at the end of the course. 

Which courses offer digital badges? 

The following courses offer a digital badge: