Earn Graduate-Level Extension Credit for Salary Advancement

Choose from over 500 individual courses offered through Professional and Continuing Education (PCE) at the University of San Diego, a top ranked university, for professional growth and salary advancement.  Each course can be taken individually or as part of a certificate or professional program. You decide!  Most courses are designed for the K-12 education professional, and can also be applicable for the community college level educator.

  • Graduate-level extension credit appropriate for a salary step
  • Affordable tuition for high quality programs
  • Personalized, superior support
  • Convenient and flexible course schedules and formats:
    • Online: Fixed-Date (term-based) and Self-Paced options
    • Classroom: Find the location in California that is right for you
    • Independent Study: Self-Paced
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Amazing on how such a wonderful class has simplified professional development and communication at the school I now work with. I look forward to future classes offered by San Diego that facilitate Professional Development. — Edgar Romero, DoDEA Educator
Thank you for not only helping me to unpack the CCSS but to also have a product of the course that is usable. So often I take a class only to find it busy work or I will take one or two small things away from it. I am ready for the first day of school, now. — Mary Claycomb, 5th grade teacher, from the Central Valley CA