The Division of Online and Continuing Studies (DOCS) has partnered with three top online education companies to offer a vast array of non-credit, online courses that can:
- Be accessed anytime at your convenience
- Update your skills
- Enhance and strengthen your skills in leadership
- Prepare you for a new career
For a complete menu of professional development programs, click on the individual sites highlighted below.
PSU with Ed2Go offers hundreds of engaging online courses such as Anatomy, Becoming a Veterinary Assistant, Microsoft Office, Web Design, Certification in Gerontology, Romance Writing Secrets and Speed Spanish. Supportive instructors, many of whom are nationally known, provide guidance and feedback throughout each course where you will acquire plenty of practical information that you can put to immediate use.
PSU with MindEdge Inc. for Business Management Development presents courses designed to enhance and strengthen skills in leadership, management, finance, business communications, project management (prepares you for the Project Management Certification exam), business strategy, critical thinking, creativity and more. Become a more strategic contributor to your company and improve your prospects for advancement. These courses have been developed by business school professors, industry professionals and subject matter experts.
Instructors are actively involved in your online learning experience, answering questions as well as encouraging and motivating you to succeed.
PSU with Career Step for Medical Transcription and Outpatient Medical Coding and Billing helps students develop the knowledge and skills of quality medical transcriptionists, specifically focusing on keyboarding, language and grammar, and medical terminology. The online platform provide 24/7 access to the curriculum, allowing students to study on a schedule that fits their individual lifestyles. Medical Coding and Billing is designed to help students gain the knowledge and skills required for the national certification exams.
Click here for Career Step Program Demo Sites Information.
PSU is in partnership with the Center for Legal Studies; a legal education company focused on providing students the most affordable and effective legal education possible. CLS offers courses for:
- Paralegal Certification
- Legal Nurse Consultant
- Legal Investigation Certification
- Legal Secretary Certification
- Victim Advocacy Certification
- Alternative Dispute Resolution Certification
- Legal Research and Writing Certification
- Intellectual Property Laws for Engineers
Courses are offered online, on DVD or in text only formats to provide students with the flexibility necessary to achieve their academic goals.