School of Continuing Education
& Professional Development

Start, refresh, or renew your skills for the workforce!

The following are examples of the types of courses we offer in each of the categories. For a full schedule of courses, download the schedule for your desired campus in PDF format. You may also search for classes using the MDConnect system.

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    55+ Boomers Club

    Courses covering a variety of subjects, all taught at a slower pace. Examples include water aerobics, computing basics, email, internet, and social media.

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    Adult Education (ESOL & GED)

    The road to a successful future begins here! Our ESOL and GED preparation programs feature college orientation, advisement, employability skills, state-of-the-art technology, and career counseling

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    Business

    We offer a variety of courses that are of interest to small businesses and entrepreneurs. Examples include bookkeeping, investment, entrepreneurship, and notary public.

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    Child Care Training

    Child care in-service and CEUs courses. In addition we also offer the FCCPC-Florida Child Care Professional Credential preparation courses in Spanish only.

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    Environmental, Construction, and Green Technology

    Our Green Urban Living Center (North Campus) and the Environmental Center (Kendall Campus) are one-of-a-kind areas for exploring nature and learning about sustainability. In addition, we offer programs in a variety of green technologies such as photovoltaic system professional and renewable energy specialist.

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    Global Logistics, Import/Export

    Earn professional certifications such as the Global Logistics Associate Certification and the Importing and Exporting Professional Certificate. We also offer courses in freight forwarding, logistics management, customs regulations, and more.

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    Health Careers

    We offer a variety of certifications, CEUs, and other programs to help you start, refresh, or renew your career in the health care field. Courses include PALS, ACLS, CPR, nursing skills update, home health aide, and more.

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    Insurance Courses

    Become an accredited Insurance Adjuster or Customer Service Representative with our state designation courses. We also offer exam preparation courses.

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    Kids and Teens

    Our Academic Enrichment programs focus on strengthening the academic performance of young students through learning assistance, supplemental activities, and tutoring. In addition to math and reading, we also offer a variety of sports, leisure, and art courses for kids and teens.

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    Language Center

    Whether for personal enrichment, business purposes, or social interaction, we have the right foreign language class for you! Choose a variety of levels in languages such as English, Spanish, Italian, French, Portuguese, Chinese, Arabic, Japanese, German, American Sign Language, and more.

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    Music Programs

    Our music programs make quality instruction available for students of all ages and levels wishing to study an instrument or improve their vocal technique. We offer lessons in guitar, piano, violin, ballet, chorus/ensembles, and more.

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    Personal & Professional Enrichment

    Whether you are seeking to improve your life or learn new and interesting skills, we got you covered. Choose from courses such as meditation techniques, emotions & health, interior decorating, wedding and event planning, motorcycle riding, helicopter operation, and more.

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    Real Estate Courses

    Earn new real estate certifications and licenses or maintain your existing ones with courses such as real estate sales, investing, real estate appraisal, home inspection, property management, and more.

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    Recreation and Leisure

    Ready to have some fun? Choose from a diverse range of sports and fitness courses such as swimming, aerobics, yoga, zumba, martial arts, and tennis. If you are feeling more creative, we offer courses in painting, photography, fashion, floral design, and more.

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    Technology Institute

    We have a wide-range of courses that serve everyone, from beginners to IT professionals. Windows, Mac, Microsoft Office, web design, graphic design, and CAD are just some of our offerings. Certification prep courses for CompTIA, Microsoft, and Cisco are also available.

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    Test Preparation

    Ensure success in standardized exams with our test preparation courses. Offerings include ACT, FTCE, GED, GMAT, GRE, LSAT, PERT, and SAT.

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    Writing Academy

    Enhance your personal or professional writing skills with courses such as business writing, creative writing, and screenwriting.

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    Clases en Español

    Aprenda en su idioma! Ofrecemos cursos sin crédito para las personas que quieren enriquecer sus experiencias culturales o mejorar sus habilidades ocupacionales.

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    Online Courses

    Our online courses are designed to address a wide range of training needs, in the comfort of your home, at work, or in the environment you may find most conducive to learning. Online classes allow you to gain additional knowledge at your own pace and on your own time. Give it a try!