Certificates at USD are a minimum of 8 semester units of coursework, and have gone through extensive community reviews, curricular oversight, and university approvals before they are offered for continuing education or professional development.
Business CertificatesEvent Management
Real Estate Finance, Investments and Development
Strategic Online Marketing
Sustainable and Corporate Social Responsibility Business Practices
EngineeringSix Sigma Black Belt
Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Education CertificatesBullying Prevention in Our Schools
Character Education Specialist
Mental Health First Aid
Mobile Technology Learning
English Language Academy
TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language)
Health & Human ServicesBoard Certified Behavior Analyst
Health Care Informatics
*This use of the term credential does not apply to a "teaching or administrative credential" that gives license to teaching within a given state.
All credit courses within the certificate program must be completed with a "C" or higher grade. The final GPA should be 2.5 (out of 4) or higher, based only on credit courses taken from the USD Division of Professional and Continuing Education.
Unless otherwise stated, you have five years after payment of the certificate fee to complete your certificate program requirements.
To be considered eligible for earning a Certificate, each participant must pay a non-refundable certificate enrollment fee of $100. Certificate candidates are encouraged to register in the certificate program as early as possible to take advantage of additional benefits:
Payment of the certificate fee is easily done during the checkout process. Each time you add a course to the cart that is part of a certificate program, you will find that the Certificate Fee is available. If you are also planning to complete a certificate, simply check the box next to the certificate fee to add it when enrolling in one or more of the courses, click Re-Calculate, then Continue Checkout. Only add the Certificate Fee one time.
If you prefer to mail your certificate fee, send your name, contact information, certificate program name and nonrefundable check to:
Certificate Programs - (Program Name)
Professional and Continuing Education, University of San Diego
5998 Alcala Park, MCC 211
San Diego, CA 92110-2492
Please contact us with any questions or for more information on certificate program.
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