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Noncredit professional development courses.

Professional development courses

Getting the skills you need to stand out in the workplace often requires ongoing education. By broadening your skillset and deepening your knowledge you can position yourself to take advantage of new career opportunities.

We can help you get the education you need to enhance your career, one course at a time. You can now enroll in select courses and non-credit certificate programs directly online. This allows you to take the courses you need to meet your professional and personal goals, more conveniently than ever.

It's quick and simple - browse the schedule, click on the course and enroll.

Noncredit Professional Development Courses

  • Noncredit Professional Development Courses

Noncredit Professional Development Courses

Accounting and Finance2

Students residing in KY and MN are not eligible to enroll in these courses.

Prefix Course Title November December January February
BMCEU/5010 Financial Analysis for the Business Manager 11/5   1/3  
BMCEU/5030 Accounting Basics for the Business Manager     1/31  

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Basic Skills2

Students residing in KY and MN are not eligible to enroll in these courses.

Prefix Course Title November December January February
BSCEU/1005 Problem-Solving Skills   6/21 1/3  
BSCEU/1010 Basic Business Math   12/6   2/7
CMCEU/1040 Time Management 11/29   1/31  

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Business2

Students residing in KY and MN are not eligible to enroll in these courses.

Prefix Course Title November December January February
BECEU/1110 The Role of Operations Management     1/3  
BMCEU/5005 Entrepreneurship 11/29     1/31
BMCEU/5020 Operations and Supply Chain Management   12/6   2/21
BMCEU/5040 SWOT Analysis in Strategic Planning 11/15   1/10 
 
BMCEU/5065 Sales Management      
2/7

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Business Intelligence2

Students residing in KY and MN are not eligible to enroll in these courses.

Prefix Course Title November December January February
BACEU/2000 Foundations in Data Analytics 11/15   1/3  
BACEU/2020 Business Intelligence     1/10  
BACEU/2030 Data Visualization       2/7

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Computer Skills2

Students residing in KY and MN are not eligible to enroll in these courses.

Prefix Course November December January February
ADCEU/2100 Introduction to Adobe Photoshop 11/15   1/3 2/21
ADCEU/2200 Introduction to Adobe Indesign 11/29   1/10  
ADCEU/2300 Introduction to Adobe Dreamweaver   12/6   2/21
BACEU/2010 Database Fundamentals 1/10      
BACEU/2040 Advanced Spreadsheets 11/29      
BSCEU/1025 Basic Computer Skills     1/3  
BSCEU/1100 Basic Word Processing With Microsoft Word   12/6 1/31  
BSCEU/1200 Organizing Your Day with Outlook Basics 11/29   1/10  
BSCEU/1240 Advanced Outlook Features   12/6   2/7
BSCEU/1300 Foundations of Microsoft Excel   12/6 1/31  

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Customer Service2

Students residing in KY and MN are not eligible to enroll in these courses.

Prefix Course Title November December January February
BECEU/1130 Customer Service       2/21
BSCEU/1015 Dealing with Challenging Customer Interactions       2/21

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Education2

Students residing in KY and MN are not eligible to enroll in these courses.

Prefix Course Title November December January February
EDCEU/1001 Classroom Management/Student Engagement 11/15 12/6    
EDCEU/1002 Assessment and Evaluation 11/15 12/6    
EDCEU/1003 Differentiated Learning 11/15 12/6    

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Leadership and Management2

Students residing in KY and MN are not eligible to enroll in these courses.

Prefix Course November December January February
BECEU/1125 Organizational Behavior   12/6 1/31  
BSCEU/1020 Emotional Intelligence for Managers   12/6 1/31  
BSCEU/1040 Managing Conflict 11/15     2/21
LDCEU/1005 Developing Yourself as a Leader 11/29   1/31  
LDCEU/5000 Leadership and Management Principles   12/6   2/21
MGCEU/1010 Effective Management     1/17  

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Marketing2

Students residing in KY and MN are not eligible to enroll in these courses.

Prefix Course Title November December January February
BMCEU/5015 Marketing Principles        

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Military2

Students residing in KY and MN are not eligible to enroll in these courses.

Prefix Course Title November December January February
MLTRY/1001 Introduction to Military 11/8 12/6
   

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Project Management2

Students residing in KY and MN are not eligible to enroll in these courses.

Prefix Course Title November December January February
BSCEU/1030 Project Management Skills for Non-Project Managers   12/6   2/7

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Security2

Students residing in KY and MN are not eligible to enroll in these courses.

Prefix Course Title November December January February
PSCEU/1000 Physical Security Assessment        

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Noncredit Test Prep

Human Resource Test Preparation2

Students residing in KY and MN are not eligible to enroll in these courses.

Prefix Course Title November December January February
HRTP/2000 SHRM-CP®/SHRM-SCP® Certification Test Preparation 11/15 12/6    

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Project Management Professional Test Preparation2

Students residing in KY and MN are not eligible to enroll in these courses.

Prefix Course Title November December January February
PMPTP/2500 Project Management Professional Test-Prep 11/15   1/3 , 1/17 2/7

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This document contains a selection of courses from our full course list. For more information about Continuing Teacher Education courses, go to phoenix.edu/programs/continuing-education/education.html. For information about Professional Development courses go to phoenix.edu/programs/continuing-education/professional-development.html.

Course offerings subject to change at the discretion of University of Phoenix.

(1) Although our Continuing Education for Teachers courses are accepted by some state agencies in the United States toward teacher certifications and endorsements, this may not be the case in all states or foreign jurisdictions. If you plan to use courses for certification or endorsement, please check with your own state agency and your school district for applicability. Continuing Education for Teachers courses are not eligible to apply to degree programs at University of Phoenix. These courses are not eligible for federal financial aid.

(2) Professional development courses and certificates are not credit-bearing and are not eligible for federal financial aid. Students intending to use courses to satisfy continuing education or professional development requirements are responsible for determining whether courses taken at University of Phoenix will satisfy such requirements. In addition, none of this coursework is eligible to be converted into academic credit at University of Phoenix.

It is the student's responsibility to confirm whether or not credits earned at University of Phoenix will be accepted by employers and/or applicable licensing agencies.

Transferability of credit is at the discretion of the receiving institution. It is the student’s responsibility to confirm whether or not credits earned at University of Phoenix will be accepted by another institution of the student’s choice.

While widely available, not all courses are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats. Please check with a University Enrollment Representative. More information about admissions requirements can be found in the Academic Catalog.

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SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP is a registered trade mark of the HR Certification Institute.

Most certificate programs are credit-bearing, and many are eligible for federal financial aid for students who qualify. Please note that the A+ Fundamentals, CCNA and Network+ Technologies certificate programs are not eligible for federal financial aid. The Application Delivery Networking Certificate Program (noncredit) is not credit bearing and not eligible for financial aid. Students completing the noncredit Application Delivery Networking Certificate Program will receive a letter of completion.

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