2025 National ESEA Conference

Course Available
1-2 Units
Credit Validation

Course Description

Credit Validation for ESEA Participants Only

The National ESEA Conference is an annual project of the National Association of ESEA State Program Administrators (NAESPA) and the only conference focused entirely on federal education programs for disadvantaged students. The Conference features more than 100 sessions aimed at helping every child succeed and achieve at high levels.

Course Details

Number of Units: 1.0 - 2.0 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours. Chose one option only.

  • 1.0 unit requires a minimum of attending 9 breakout sessions & 2 keynote sessions, during the 4 day conference
  • 2.0 units requires a minimum of 18 breakout sessions and 4 keynote sessions, during the 4 day conference

Who Should Attend: This course provides continuing education for education professionals at the state, district, and local levels.

Prerequisites: National ESEA conference registration, must attend at least 9 breakout sessions and at least 2 keynote sessions for a total 12.5 session hours for each graduate level extension credit (GLEC). 

Course Options

Course Date Units Price
EDC-X742X – 001 19 Feb 202531 Mar 2025 1-2 $79-158

2025 National ESEA Conference

19 Feb 202531 Mar 2025
Credit Validation
In Person Online
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EDC-X742X – 001 – 2025 National ESEA Conference

Number of Sessions: 4

Type Date Time Location Instructors
Online 22 Feb 2025 to 31 Mar 2025
In Person Wed Feb 19, 2025 8:00AM – 5:00PM Texas, Austin
In Person Thu Feb 20, 2025 8:00AM – 5:00PM Texas, Austin
In Person Fri Feb 21, 2025 8:00AM – 5:00PM Texas, Austin

Refund Policy: All Credit Validation enrollments are refundable, less a $25 fee, if requested within 30 days of enrollment date. There will be no refunds for Credit Validation after the allotted 30 days.

Enrollment Open Through: June 1, 2024 – March 31st, 2025 (11:59pm PT)

What You Will Learn

  • Gain professional development for your attendance at the 2025 National ESEA Conference, featuring four keynote presentations and over 100 lectures and workshop sessions


Professional development courses offered by the University of San Diego’s Division of Professional & Continuing Education are taught by faculty that possess a depth and breadth of academic and real-world professional experience.

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Credit Validation

The University of San Diego’s Division of Professional and Continuing Education offers graduate-level extension credit for work completed in trainings, workshops, conferences, induction, credentials, and other professional development programs not offered directly by USD. Complete one of the above and a member of our division will help you earn credit for your hard work and dedication to continuing your education.

Key Benefits of Credit Validation Courses

Make Your Work Count

Earn credit for your previous work in trainings, workshops, and conferences through a simple process.

Advance Faster

Save money by earning credit for work you completed and get one step closer to salary advancement.

Work Towards a Degree

Many receiving institutions may accept credits towards degree programs, giving you a head start in earning a graduate degree.