Continuing & Professional Education

Professional Development. Personal Enrichment.

Certificate programs, noncredit courses, summer institutes and professional development programs for rising stars, career-switchers and the intellectually curious.

Whether you’re looking to enhance your career, expand your faith or explore new ideas, the University of Dallas offers nondegree-seeking adults a number of programs, courses and experiences through our four main schools and colleges. While many of these programs are open to anyone, some do require an advanced degree or professional credential in order to attend. Please check with the individual program if you are unclear about academic requirements or other prerequisites.

Program Listings

  • Business
    • Graduate Certificates
      • Accounting
      • Business Analytics
      • Cybersecurity
      • Finance
      • Global Business
      • Information & Technology Management
    • Professional Development
      • Certified Financial Planner
      • Certified Treasury Professional
      • Certified Information Systems Security Professional Training (CISSP®)
      • HR Manager
  • Education
    • Elementary Certification 
    • Middle School Certification
    • Secondary Certification
    • All-Level Certification
      • EC-12
      • Art
      • Theater Arts (Drama)
      • LOTE (Languages Other Than English)
  • Ministry
    • Catholic Biblical School
    • Adult Faith Formation
    • Programas en Espanol
    • Deacon Formation
    • Rome Program
  • Summer Institute in Classical Languages

News

Annual MLK Day Symposium Fosters Discussion on Spirituality of Nonviolence and Inclusion

After spending nearly a decade in the banking industry, Sister Josephine (Toni) Garrett, C.S.F.N., BA '03, began searching for ways to build upon her Catholic faith, and on Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, she fostered a discussion on discipleship and discernment as she delivered the university's annual Martin Luther King Day Symposium lecture titled "I've Been to the Mountaintop: Reflections on a Spirituality of Nonviolence and Inclusion."

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UD Gathers Renowned Catholic Journalists to Examine the Modern Papacy

The University of Dallas is honored to bring together three of the most prominent voices in Catholic journalism in the United States for the 2018 Eugene McDermott Lectureship titled "The Papacy in the 21st Century: Where Are We, and Where Are We Going?" Ross Douthat (New York Times) and Austen Ivereigh (Crux), with John Allen Jr. (Crux) serving as moderator, will examine the modern papacy, situating Pope Francis' pontificate in the context of recent papal history, the broader Catholic tradition and the future of Catholicism.

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Politics Professor Invested as Knight of Malta

"The Order of Malta has an emphasis that is very ancient," said Assistant Professor of Politics Gladden Pappin, who was invested in the order in November as a Knight of Magistral Grace. "There is a deep connection to the Catholic European heritage."

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