For the safety of our community, UWPCE programs will be taught remotely for the 2020-21 academic year.
Discover What’s Next in Your New Career
Are you just starting out in your career and looking to gain experience in your field? Or are you ready to hit the reset button on your career and head in a new direction? UW Professional & Continuing Education can help.
These programs require little or no professional experience in the field and offer flexible schedules with options in the evening and online, making them perfect for starting something new.
For career tips and trends, check out our stories on Career Change and Advancement.
Examine aging from multiple perspectives: the individual, family and society. Develop knowledge that will help you better serve older adults in a variety of contexts.
Learn how to be an effective guardian for elderly individuals with disabilities or diminished capacity, developmentally disabled adults, and other adults declared incapacitated by the courts.
Discover how to analyze an organizational business problem and develop business requirements and targeted solutions to address the challenge.
Discover the essentials of e-learning design and explore the tools and techniques to develop and manage courses and programs.
Learn the competencies required to succeed as a Human Resources professional, which include knowledge of operations, recruiting, compensation, benefits, training, performance management and compliance.
Gain a solid understanding of localization processes and principles and explore topics such as machine translation, terminology management and global content-management systems.
Learn the tools needed to guide sophisticated projects involving cross-functional teams. Study a curriculum that aligns with the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification exam.
Learn what it takes to succeed as a sales professional. Gain the skills to understand your customer’s needs and provide winning solutions.
Explore the fundamental principles of entrepreneurship that are paramount for success in today’s business climate. Learn what makes for a compelling vision and how to craft a business plan to execute that vision.
Discover how to make, and defend, critical business decisions by applying powerful data analysis tools and statistical techniques to large-scale data sets.
Examine ways to organize and derive meaning from vast amounts of data by using visual presentation tools and techniques. Develop your ability to make data make sense for everyone.
Dive into the principles of animal behavior and learn how to apply this knowledge when addressing animal care issues.
Study traditional and emerging fundraising and relationship-building techniques that produce results. Examine the latest research, best practices and ethical standards in the field.
Gain essential expertise in museum administration, programs, collections, exhibits and community engagement. Learn how to develop programming for a range of venues and institutions.
Hone your nonprofit leadership skills in critical areas, including program development, branding and marketing, fundraising, strategic planning and human resources.
Build an understanding of the U.S. legal system and explore the major aspects of court systems, hearings, trials and litigation. Acquire the knowledge and skills to work as a paralegal.
Develop your ability to do investigative work as you learn about the legal system and study techniques for carrying out criminal and civil investigations.
Learn the technical principles and creative skills of audio engineering and get practical experience by completing an audio production project.
Discover how to leverage various digital marketing channels to produce measurable results. Explore fundamental concepts for creating and managing influential digital content.
Build practical skills in various types of editing and develop the expertise to transform a rough draft into a polished work.
Gain the conceptual knowledge and technical skills to create compelling visual stories. Get hands-on experience and produce your own professional-quality film.
Study the principles, elements and methods of modern game design. Analyze different types of games and ways to keep players engaged.
Discover how to use a digital camera and photo-editing software to produce high-quality images. Explore the basics of composition and production while developing your own personal style.
Explore the fundamental concepts and practical applications of technical writing. Learn the styles, formats and requirements for different kinds of technical communication.
Discover storytelling principles that will help you engage your target audience and learn how to develop a powerful cross-channel content strategy with measurable goals.
Hone your marketing skills and tactics to determine customer needs and use this information to direct your product decisions, distribution, branding and marketing channel approach.
Discover how to use the latest UX design techniques, tools and technologies to create rich interactive experiences, with a focus on web and device interfaces.
Receive a thorough technical review of information security issues. Investigate different types of attacks and learn how to apply protective measures to all aspects of a company’s IT operations.
Be among the first to receive timely program info, career tips, industry trends and more.