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The School of Professional & Continuing Studies offers a number of programs leading to an earned credential or formalized preparation. These programs do not earn semester-hour based college credit, but may earn continuing education units (CEUs), contact hours or certificates of completion, and some may lead toward national or international certification.

Our programs generally include a formal course of study or curriculum that is offered regularly or periodically. Most programs represent professional education opportunities that can be applied to a career objective or professional development goal.

Select each link below to learn more about the individual program.

Adjunct Teaching

Earn a professional certificate from the University of Richmond in adjunct teaching. Learn more about the Adjunct Teaching certificate program.

Beer Brewing Education

Take your brewing skills to the next level with a Beer Brewer Professional Certificate or our Professional Brewers Series. Learn more about our Beer Brewing Education Programs.

Certified Financial Planner

In partnership with Dalton Education, earn the Certified Financial Planner (CFP) designation. Learn more about the CFP program.

Dyslexia Seminar

Three-day seminar includes research and insight on the challenges and strengths of dyslexics and opportunities to hear from dyslexic students. Learn more about the Dyslexia Seminar.

Coding Boot Camp

In partnership with Trilogy Education Services, earn a professional certificate from the University of Richmond in web development. Learn more about UR Coding Boot Camp.

Data Analytics Boot Camp

In partnership with Trilogy Education Services, earn a professional certificate from the University of Richmond in data analytics. Learn more about our new UR Data Analytics Boot Camp.

Ethical Hacker

Earn a certificate from the University of Richmond as an Ethical Hacker. Learn more about the Ethical Hacker certificate program.

Geographic Information Systems

Earn a professional certificate from the University of Richmond in GIS. Learn more about the new GIS certificate program.

Interior Decorating

Earn a professional certificate from the University of Richmond in interior decorating or home staging. Learn more about our interior decorating and home staging programs.

Permaculture Design

In partnership with Shenandoah Permaculture Institute, earn a professional certificate from the University of Richmond in permaculture design. Learn more about the Permaculture Design certificate.

Personal Fitness Trainer

In partnership with W.I.T.S., take coursework to become a Certified Personal Fitness Trainer. Learn more about the Personal Fitness Trainer program.

Political Campaign Management

Prepare yourself for a senior staff role in a political campaign. Learn more about the Political Campaign Management Professional Certificate.

SHRM Learning System

Prepare for the Society of Human Resource Management SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP examinations. Learn more about the SHRM Learning System.

Social Justice Education 101

Two-day workshop designed for classroom teachers interested in a primer on social justice education. Learn more about Social Justice Education 101.

Social Media Management

In partnership with Dalton Education, earn Social Media Professional and Social Media Strategist certificates from the University of Richmond. Learn more about the Social Media Management program.

S.T.E.P.S. to Success College Preparation

High-school preparation for college and careers, including SAT and ACT test preparation. Learn more about the S.T.E.P.S. to Success program.

Technical Writing

In partnership with TechWriting-Certification, earn professional certificates from the University of Richmond in technical writing. Learn more about our Technical and Professional Writing programs.