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CMU and ed2go

​​​​​​​​Please note that not all ed2go courses offered in partnership with CMU offers SCECHs. To view a listing of the courses that have been approved by the Michigan Department of Education to offer SCECHs, please click here​.

Bringing Online Professional and Personal Development to You

Central Michigan University has partnered with ed2go, an online provider of hundreds of practical and effective online courses on a wide range of topics. 

CMU Lifelong Learning can help you upskill, reskill, and retrain with the following non-credit course experiences:

Certificate programs

These are complete online certificate programs made up of sections or modules that prepare you for a career with a set of related job skills. We offer online certificate programs in such areas as:

  • Health Care and Fitness
  • Business and Professional
  • IT and Software Development
  • Management and Corporate
  • Media and Design
  • Hospitality and Service Industry
  • Skilled Trades and Industrial
  • Sustainable Energy and Going Green
Are you in the military? We are proud to offer a tuition discount to military personnel and their dependents for the online certificate programs.

If you aren't looking​​ for a full certificate program, we also offer individual personal enrichment/career development courses in a variety of categories. Each course is instructor-led so you’ll always have an expert to answer your questions. These highly interactive courses are six to eight weeks long and composed of 12 lessons representing 24 hours of instruction. Courses range from continuing professional education to personal development.

Over 300 courses cover topics including:

Go to for more information or to register for a course.

Self-study courses

CMU offers a comprehensive collection of online continuing education courses from the world's best e-learning companies and authors. Through partnerships with respected online training corporations and institutions across the globe, CMU and ed2go provide self-study courses with open enrollment in nearly every subject imaginable.

Looking for train​ing for your employees? We can customize training to meet the needs of your organization. To find out more, go to
​​CMU does not provide financial aid to help with cost assistance; however, we do have an agreement with MiWorks! that they can potentially fund a student's expenses for the course fees. If you are interested in receiving tuition assistance, please reach out to your local MiWorks! office.

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​​Contact Us

Central Michigan University
Academic and Professional Programs
College of Education & Human Services
EHS Building
Phone: (800) 950-1144, ext. 3718 or (989) 774-3718
Fax: (989) 774- 3624
Hours: M-F 8 a.m. - 12 p.m., 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. (EST)