Professional & Continuing Studies

Professional Development Live-online Information Session. July 19-22. Each evening at 7 pm. Woman on laptop.
UD’s Division of Professional and Continuing Studies will host virtual information sessions July 19-22 to highlight fall 2021 online professional development programs and educational opportunities.

Learn about short-term professional development courses and certificate programs

Free live-online information sessions highlighting University of Delaware professional development programs will be held July 19-22, from 7-8 p.m., for interested participants to learn more about fall 2021 online programs offered by UD’s Division of Professional and Continuing Studies (UD PCS).

Providing high-level program overviews, the virtual information sessions give prospective students opportunities to ask questions of program faculty and staff and learn more about the programs.

The following short-term certificate programs and courses focused on helping professionals advance in their careers will be highlighted at the virtual information sessions:

  • Business Analysis
  • Clinical Trials Management
  • Design Thinking
  • Drone Pilot Training
  • Foundations of R for Data Analysis
  • IT Project Management
  • Microsoft Excel (fundamentals to advanced)
  • Nonprofit Management
  • Occupational Safety (entry-level to managerial)
  • Paralegal Institute (certificate program plus advanced seminars)
  • Predictive Analytics and Data Mining
  • Project Management
  • Sales Operations Science
  • Social Media Marketing (fundamentals to advanced)
  • Telehealth Coordinator
  • Women’s Leadership

Most UD PCS programs are currently offered online and can be completed in about three months. The online programs are offered in a live-online videoconferencing format, a flexible self-paced online format or a combination.

Payment plans, discounts or scholarships are available for most programs and include military, group and professional association discounts.

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