Extended Studies

Accelerate Your Career

USU’s Extended Education courses help students accelerate their current career or prepare for advancement and change. USU offers affordable, high-quality professional development and continuing education courses, programs and certificates. Students can take a single course or begin a certificate program, which can be completed in only a few months.  To enroll or for additional information contact The USU Admissions Office at 619-876-4250

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Programs, Certificates and Classes Available:

  • Dietary Management
  • Health Informatics
  • Global Health
  • Gerontology
  • Higher Education Administration
  • Special Education
  • Early Childhood Education
  • K-12 Administration and Leadership
  • Effective K-6 STEM Education
  • Effective 7-12 STEM Education – Computer Science and Technology
  • Effective 7-12 STEM Education – Math and Engineering
  • Effective 7-12 STEM Education – Natural Science
  • Effective English Language Instruction for English Language Professors Outside of the USA
  • Telehealth
  • Post Master’s Emergency Nurse Practitioner
  • Nursing Leadership for Health Systems Management Innovation
  • Online Education and Education Technology
  • English Language Program
  • Individual classes:
    • Anatomy
    • Physiology
    • Chemistry
    • Microbiology