Short-Term Training Programs

Students interested in flexible training schedules may choose from several short-term training programs or courses Courses may be offered in a traditional classroom environment, fully online, or hybrid format and on a credit or non-credit basis. Short-term programs vary in length from 4 to 500+ hours and may meet various industry requirements for continuing education or professional development. Availability of programs or courses may vary by quarter.  

Some short-term training programs are composed of a course or series of courses mapped to an industry-recognized certification or license. Such courses often use curriculum and materials specified by industry associations to assist students to prepare for proctored certification examinations. Other short-term training programs include training in the skills necessary for specific entry-level job opportunities.  

The menu of courses is subject to change as labor market demands change. Courses listed may not be offered every quarter. Consult the relevant office for information about short-term offerings.

  • For courses/programs offered on a for-credit basis, contact Outreach & Entry Services.
  • For courses/programs offered on a non-credit basis, contact Career & Community Services at
  • For organizational training and development solutions, contact Corporate Education at