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The Division of Adult and Continuing Education (ACE)  offers life-long learning opportunities customized training, graduate prep sessions, non-credit programs (certificate and certifications), training workshops and seminars in a face to face and/or online format.

ACE outreach efforts are statewide, available to the public, and are accomplished through special learning activities for corporate, international professional development and personal enrichment.  Our youth enrichment programs are designed for participation year-round.  All ACE programming is designed to adapt to changing technological and workforce development needs through careful assessment and strategic planning.   

Our customized employee training and professional development programs/workshops are developed to fit your needs to provide job retention and build upon the success of your company.

Download your Course Registration Form and sign up for a course today!

Online Professional Development Courses

Online Professional Development Courses

We offer a variety of online professional development courses through our education partners listed here.

UGotClass Online Courses Website

UGotDlass Online Courses (Preview)

Online Certificates and Courses “Skills for the 21st Century”

Business

  • Certificate in Bookkeeping: (Ave. hours 48; Cost: $495.00)
  • Certificate in Accounting and Finance for Non-Financial Managers: (Ave. hours 48; Cost: $495.00)
  • Certificate in Data Analysis: (Ave. hours 48; Cost $495.00)
  • Certificate in Sales: (Avg. hours 48; Cost: $495.00)
  • Certificate in Entrepreneurship: (Ave. hours 48; Cost: $195.00)
  • Certificate in Productivity: (Ave. hours 48; Cost: $595.00)

Business Communication

  • Certificate in Basic Game Design: (Ave. hours 32; Cost: $395.00)
  • Certificate in Business Writing: (Ave. hours 48; Cost: $495.00)
  • Certificate in Customer Service: (Ave. hours 32; Cost: $245.00)
  • Certificate in Presentation Media: (Ave. hours 48; Cost: $495.00)
  • Certificate in Basic Game Design: (Ave. hours 32; Cost: $395.00)
  • Certificate in Workplace Communication: (Ave. hours 56; Cost: $595.00)

Health

  • Spanish for Medical Professionals: (Ave. hours 32; Cost: $290.00)

Human Resources

  • Applying Lean Sigma Practices to HR Functions: (Ave. hours 16; Cost: $245.00)
  • Business Coaching Certificate *Only Available as a Certificate: (Ave. hours 32; Cost: $395.00)
  • Key Essentials for Conducting Workplace Investigations: (Ave. hours 16; Cost: $195.00)
  • Strategic Project Management Skills for Human Resource Professionals: (Ave. hours 16; Cost: $245.00)
  • Your Workplace, Your Employees & The Law: (Ave. hours 16; Cost: $195.00)

Leadership

  • Certificate in Leadership Development (For Gen Y): (Ave. hours 48; Cost: $395.00)
  • Spanish for Medical Professionals: (Ave. hours 32; Cost: $290.00)

Management

  • Beyond Raising Awareness: Strategy and Evaluation of Advocacy Efforts: (Ave. hours 16; Cost: $195.00)
  • Certificate in Non-Profit Administration: (Ave. hours 48; Cost: $595.00)
  • Certificate in Project Management: (Ave. hours 48; Cost: $495.00)
  • Management Certificate: (Ave. hours 48; Cost: $595.00)
  • Managing Social Change Certificate: (Ave. hours 48; Cost: $495.00)
  • Six Sigma Green Belt Certificate: (Ave. hours 48; Cost: $495.00)
  • Supervisory & Leadership Certificate: (Ave. hours 32; Cost: $395.00)
  • Workplace Conflict Solutions Certificate (Ave. hours 48; Cost: $495.00)

New Media Marketing

  • Google Analytics: (Ave. hours 16; Cost: $195.00)
  • Digital Marketing Certificate: (Ave. hours 48; Cost: $495.00)
  • Mastering Video Marketing: (Ave. hours 32; Cost: $395.00)
  • Podcasting: (Ave. hours 16; Cost: $245.00)

Personal Development

  • For Parents of Boys: (Ave. hours 16; Cost: $95.00)

Social Media For Business

  • Instagram for Business: (Ave. hours 16; Cost: $195.00)
  • Facebook for Business: (Ave. hours 16; Cost: $245.00)
  • Social Media for Business Certificate: (Ave. hours 48; Cost: $495.00)

    Technology Skills

    • Certificate in Mastering Excel: (Ave. hours 48; Cost: $495.00)
    • Certificate in Web Design: (Ave. hours 48; Cost: $595.00)
    • Coding Certificate: (Ave. hours 48; Cost: $595.00)
    • Graphic Design Software Essentials Certificate: (Ave. hours 48; Cost: $545.00)
    • Mastering Computer Skills for the Workplace: (Ave. hours 16; Cost: $195.00)
    • Programming for Non-Programmers Certificate: (Ave. hours 48; Cost: $495.00)
    • WordPress Certificate: (Ave. hours 48; Cost: $495.00)

    Training and Education

    • Certificate in Online Teaching: (Ave. hours 48; Cost: $495.00)
    • Certificate in Teaching Adults: (Ave. hours 32; Cost: $295.00)

    Training and Education

    • Certificate in Learning Styles: (Ave. hours 48; Cost: $495.00)
    • Substitute Teacher Preparation: (Ave. hours 16; Cost: $145.00)
    • Talking Circles: A Restorative Approach to Student Discipline: (Ave. hours 16; Cost: $195.00)

    Ethical Consideration for Client Welfare and Cultural Diversity

    Delaware State University’s Department of Psychology is offering behavioral healthcare providers a 3-hour online ethics training on Ethical Consideration foe Client Welfare and Cultural Diversity. This online ethics training is comprised of a power point presentation and a 20-question exam. The training is timed to last exactly 3 hours, and you must complete it in one sitting. A certificate will be provided upon completion of the training. The (3) Continuing Education Hours. Delaware Certificate Board Approved.

    Location: Online | Student Tuition: $50

    TESOL Online Graduate Certificate

    Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages/Bilingual Education

    The Online Graduate Certificate in TESOL is designed to provide students with fundamental skills and entry-level credentials for teaching English to speakers of other languages. The program prepares students to teach non-native speakers of English community programs, language schools and other similar programs both in the United States and internationally.

    Cost: $500 per credit hour

    Learn More:

    https://www.desu.edu/TESOL

    https://chess.desu.edu/sites/cahss/files/document/16/tesol_online_brochu…

    Professional Enhancement Training for K-12 Educators

    These graduate level online continuing education interactive courses provide expert instruction at a pace that fits your schedule. They are relevant to the significant educational and social issues in today’s schools, as well as to the requirements you need to meet for re-licensure or career advancement.

    All courses are online. https://www.virtualeduc.com/delaware/index.php

    To register please visit: https://www2.registerblast.com/desu/Checkin/Register?Group=205392

                Available Courses:

    • Attention Deficit Disorder: CEUs: 3 Cost: $315.00  
    • Autism & Asperger’s Disorder: CEUs: 3 Cost: $315.00  
    • Educational Assessment: CEUs 3 Cost: $315.00 
    • Harassment, Bullying & Cyber-Intimidation in Schools:  CEUs: 3 Cost: $315.00 
    • Inclusion:  CEUs: 3 Cost: $315.00  
    • Reading & Writing in Content Areas: CEUs 3 Cost: $315.00    
    • Response to Invention: CEUs: 4.5 Cost: $350.00
    • Six Traits of Writing Model: CEUs: 3 Cost: $315.00
    • Teaching Elementary Math Conceptuality: CEUs: 3 Cost: $315.00
    • Teaching Secondary Math Conceptuality: CEUs: 4.5 Cost: $350.00
    • Teaching Diversity: CEUs: 3 Cost: $315.00   
    • Traumatized Child: CEUs: 3 Cost: $315.00
    • Try DI! Planning & Preparing a Differentiated Instruction Program: CEUs: 4.5 Cost: $350.00
    • Understanding Aggression: CEUs: 4.5 Cost: $350.00
    • Understanding & Implementing Common Core Standards: CEUs: 4.5 Cost: $350.00
    • Violence in School: CEUs: 3 Cost: $315.00
    • Why DI: An Introduction to Differentiated Instruction: CEUs: 4.5 Cost: $350.00

    Am I Job Ready

    The Am I Job Ready platform is used to prepare students and job seekers with the employability skills that business leaders say are essential to success in the 21st Century workforce like initiative, decision-making, and teamwork.

    Location Online| Cost: $85.00

    Career Programs