Continuing Education

The Faculty of Extension is the University of Alberta’s hub for continuing and professional education.
Register in an individual course or within a full program; pick a program for professional development or personal enrichment.
Take a course

300+ courses

900+ sections scheduled throughout the year.

Offered downtown Edmonton or online.

No need to apply.


Earn a credential

40+ programs

Earn a U of A credential.

Flexible schedules allow you to study part-time.

Apply and start any time.


Preparing for, or maintaining, a professional designation?

We've partnered with industry organizations and associations to bring you courses that are offered through part-time study, with flexible class times and delivery formats. At the same time, you'll be earning credits toward a UAlberta credential.



Designation Maintenance & Prep

Corporate Training


We customize classes for corporate groups.

Employers: subsidize your employee training costs with the Canada-Alberta Job Grant.

UAlberta alumni: eligible to have the program application fee waived − offer details.

UAlberta staff: utilize your HRDF training funds toward our programs and courses. Also, a special offer for NASA members.