Continuing & Professional Education Programs

Take cutting-edge courses designed by instructors who are experts in their fields. Whether you are a non-traditional student, a professional seeking a career change, or a corporation that wants to improve employees' skills, we are here to help you achieve your continuing and professional education goals.

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    Courses

    Our short-term non-credit training programs are open to individuals and organizations interested in building knowledge and skills, earning a credential, or making a transition to a new career. Face-to-face, online and blended options are available.

  • Certificate Programs

    Non-credit certificates lead to professional advancement and growth, pave the way for a career change, and provide an opportunity for you to learn new and in-demand skills. Certificate programs are typically a more in-depth experience than taking a single course. 

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    Industry Certification Exam Preparation

    Certification exam preparation courses prepare you to take a nationally-recognized certification exam such as Cisco, CompTIA, Project Management Professional (PMP) and Human Resources (SHRM) certification exams.

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    Custom and Corporate Training

    From closing performance gaps to mastering new technologies, see how custom training can help you achieve your organizational goals.

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    Collaborative Non-Credit Course Development

    We are a flexible and collaborative partner for University faculty and staff who are interested in developing noncredit continuing and professional education programs. We can provide end-to-end noncredit course development support to help you expand access to the University's knowledge and resources. 

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    Lifelong Learning

    OLLI-UA (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Arizona) is a non-credit lifelong learning program open to all adults over the age of 50. No grades. No tests. Just the joy of learning!

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    Testing Office

    The University of Arizona Testing Office offers a wide variety of exams, including College Board (ACT, AP, CLEP and SAT), HESI, GRE, Praxis, USMLE and TOEFL exams. It is also the only Prometric Test Center in Tucson.