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Personal Enrichment

When we learn, we expand our skills and improve. Learning never stops, and neither do we. Regardless of your professional experience or previous education, we’ve got options for you to advance. Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are a great way to expand and enhance your career. Some courses may be considered for college credit through a Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) portfolio. 

Professional Development Courses

Partner: ed2go  | Length: 6 weeks | College Credit: PLA | CEUs: Some | Non-Credit: Yes | Cost: Varies

Refresh your professional skills or build new ones. From accounting to design to technology, our online ed2go course bundles bring together two or more related instructor-led courses to boost your career. Courses are divided into 12 lessons over 24 total hours of instruction. Pass the final exam and you’ve earned a certificate of completion.


Ed2Go Certificate Programs

Partner: Ed2Go  | Length: 6-9-12-18 months, 80-600 course hours | College Credit: Possible through Prior LearningCEU: Yes | Non-Credit: Yes | Cost: Varies; military discount available

You’ll prepare for a new career or advance within your current role with online career training certificate programs. From health care and fitness to sustainable energy and going green, our online ed2go certificate programs will prepare you to grow or change your career. Choose from various courses that span from six to 18 months. 


Public Service Institutes

Partner: Michigan Association of Municipal Clerks (MAMC), Michigan Municipal Treasurers Association (MMTA), Michigan Public Service Institute (MPSI) | Length: 3 years | CEU: Yes | College Credit: 1-3 hours, graduate credit | Non-Credit: Yes | Tuition Rate: Graduate or Professional Development Rate | Application: Non-Degree Graduate Application, Non-Degree Undergraduate Application | Registration Fee: $50

Training programs give municipal employees the chance to develop new skills and earn college credit. Programs include the Clerks Institute by the Michigan Association of Municipal Clerks, the Basic Institute by the Michigan Municipal Treasurers Association, and the annual Michigan Public Service Institute. You may earn undergraduate or graduate credits from CMU by enrolling in an independent study class. 

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Road Scholar

Expand your horizons and learn something new. We offer courses, seminars, workshops and educational travel programs for curious people of all ages.

Designed for adults age 55 and older, Road Scholar offers experiential programs that take you on learning adventures all over the world. CMU has partnered with the not-for-profit organization to create several popular travel programs.

Road Scholar Program