University of San Diego Expands Partnership with Fullstack Academy as Region is Poised to Lead Tech Growth Nationally

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New Web Development Program to Build a Stronger Workforce for In-Demand Technology Jobs in Region

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What Are Your Top Professional Goals as a Teacher?

Teachers, do you ever take time out from your busy schedule to reflect on your professional goals as an educator? Why not grab a moment right now? Here’s a list of 10 professional development goals for teachers.

10 Strategies for Effective Teacher Professional Development (with Examples)

For educators, the term “professional development” can inspire reactions ranging from excitement to boredom. Here’s how to make professional development for teachers as effective as possible.

10 Tips to Improve Your Teaching Skills

Looking for ways to improve your teaching skills? Try these 10 tips and tactics that will greatly enhance your teaching skills.

Credit Validation and Accreditation for Your Courses and Trainings

If your organization offers courses and trainings, and wants to make these offerings as valuable as possible to your participants by offering official credit — you may be exploring your options for “course accreditation” or “credit validation.” Learn more about the benefits here.

University of San Diego Launches Cybersecurity Bootcamp

A new program at the University of San Diego will give students a crash course in cybersecurity, one of the fastest-growing fields in the region.

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The final day has arrived and students wait anxiously for their final lessons in food . . .

The English Language Academy's New Years Resolutions


The New Year Means New Resolutions

The start of the new year is often a time for reflection and change. As we look back upon the previous year often, there are habits, actions, . . .

Inspirational and Funny Quotes from ELA


Funny and Inspirational quotes to start the year off


As we begin the new year our team at the English Language Academy thought it would be great to share . . .

13 February Activity Suggestions from the English Language Academy


13 great activities for February 


Oh, February! A month filled with romance, hope, and history. Whether you plan to spend this month with a loved . . .

Exclusive PMI San Diego Chapter Benefits

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The University of San Diego, Professional and Continuing Education and PMI San Diego joined together to provide ambitious project management certificate track students with two . . .

Top 11 Attributes of A Great Nonprofit Leader

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“A strong nonprofit leader drives a sense of mission down through the organization, upward into the board and outward in to the community. . . .

Why Should I Benchmark My Social Media Strategies?

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Your social media strategy is only as good as the story you tell and the ability you have to engage with your audience. There are plenty of different . . .

How Design Thinking Solves Complex Business Problems

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At USD PCE, our goal is to stay current and lead with content that is cutting edge, proven, and immediately . . .

5 Reasons Why the Banker's Life Paid Off for Me

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Dan Scanlan is a International Banker who has worked from New York City to Hong Kong managing . . .

Why Design Thinking is Critical to Your Success

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Andrew Ball, USD instructor, Human Centered Design for Business, . . .

Top 10 Hints for High Scoring Essays

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Top 10 Hints for High Scoring Essays

From application essays to senior-year-last-final . . .

College Visits, Do I Really Want to Live Here?

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Top 20 FAQs for Your Next Road Trip

Deciding where to spend the majority of the next 4+ years . . .

Event Management Student Shares Her Success Story

Have you thought about continuing your education with USD, but aren't sure about the requirements? Did you know that anyone can take a class with continuing education? That's right, you don't need a degree or need to be a USD student to join our program. You simply . . .

[Download] Help Your Teenagers Get Accepted Into College

Help your teens get into college

Learn about the steps you should be taking to get your teens accepted into . . .

Top 9 Tips to Succeed on the ACT or SAT Writing Section

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We understand that the college admissions process can be stressful. . . .

6 Essential Facts Why You Need Professional Project Management Skills

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See why more than ever, employers are looking for individuals with project management skills and . . .

3 Most Common Mistakes in Corporate Entertainment

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As the event management industry continues to grow and attract new talent, many individuals new . . .

7 Characteristics of an Event Planner

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Have you thought about a future in Event Planning but you're just not sure if it's right . . .

PCE Approved as R.E.P. Provider by PMI


San Diego, CA, U.S.A. - September 29,2015 - University of San Diego Professional and Continuing Education today announces . . .

Not all continuing education is the same

Get the Best Education to Advance Your Career

Written by Francine Phillips and reproduced . . .

Health Care Informatics - Now Fully Online

USD’s Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science (HSON) in partnership with Professional Studies offer a Master . . .

Instructors, Subject Matter Experts (SME), and Agents Wanted

Do you want to teach and develop knowledge and skills in others?

Professional and . . .

Instructor Bio - Julie Ducharme


Dr. Julie Ducharme is a sought-after keynote speaker, author, business consultant, entrepreneur, . . .

Instructor Bio - Lorri Sulpizio


Dr. Lorri Sulpizio is the Director of the Conscious Leadership Academy at the University of . . .

[Video] Dare To Lead™ - Whose it for?

Lorri Sulpizio sits down to explain who the Dare To Lead™ two-day intensive . . .

USD's Partner, Burnham-Moores Center For Real Estate, Hosts its 24th Annual Real Estate Conference

The Burnham-Moores Center for Real Estate invites you to attend its 24th Annual Real Estate Conference (#BMCAREC) . . .

8 Quick Tips for GRE Quantitative Comparison


Do only as much work as you need to do to make the comparison

All you have to do is determine which quantity is greater (or whether they’re equal, or whether . . .

LSAT Information Session


The LSAT can be an intimidating obstacle for those embarking on a career in law. The law admissions board views the LSAT as a top factor in regard to granting acceptance. Thus, it . . .

LSAT Information Session


The LSAT can be an intimidating obstacle for those embarking on a career in law. The law admissions board views the LSAT as a top factor in regard to granting acceptance. Thus, it . . .

The 7 Best Project Management Certifications to Consider in 2020


Calling all project managers!

Whether you’re a PMP, a Certified ScrumMaster, a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt or all — or none — of the above, you are . . .

18 Essential Soft Skills You Need to Succeed in Business & Leadership Roles

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For many people in leadership roles, certain business soft skills — often referred to as interpersonal skills — can be among the hardest to master. Hopefully, . . .

How to Select the Best TESOL Certificate Program

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As a teacher, you know that every child’s learning style is different, and finding the right tools and strategies to help them can be . . .

A Woman's Guide to Self Isolation During COVID-19

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How much longer are we going to be required to live like this? We didn’t train for [it] and there’s no manuals, or selfhelp books I know of to purchase Online (and . . .

Inspirational Quotes for May 2020


As we face these uncertain times, the English Langauge Academy's director Francine Chemnick, curated a few quotes to hopefully brighten our day in the face of the global pandemic.

"Considering . . .

University of San Diego English Language Academy Program Utilizing Remote Learning Due to COVID-19

May 6th, 2020, (SAN DIEGO, CA) – Challenging times call for extraordinary efforts. That’s . . .

Improving Emotional Intelligence: Reaping the Benefits of Investing in Yourself

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If you’re a good listener, you probably recall hearing the term “emotional intelligence” being mentioned more frequently than it . . .

8 Benefits of Professional Accent Modification Programs

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Adapting to life in a new country is a challenging endeavor for anyone. Add in learning a new language, adapting . . .

Spend Your Summer Learning English in San Diego [Ages 13-17]

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Learning English is an incredibly valuable skill that offers a lifetime of benefits in our increasingly interconnected world.

And . . .

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