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Professional Development and Training

In today's business world the two most important resources an employer has are its employees and their time. Developing an employee's potential through training in computer applications, information technology or communication skills not only increases productivity and efficiency - but ultimately adds to a company's bottom line. As an employee, utilizing resources available in these areas of training gives you the skills needed to stand out in a competitive job market thus increasing your earning potential.

The University of South Alabama Center for Continuing Education and Conference Services provides training through open-enrollment, in-house contract training or online course offerings .


Open Enrollment


Throughout the year, we offer programs to the public featuring world class instructors from the academic and business arenas. Programs are highly experiential and give participants an opportunity to enhance their effectiveness in their field or position.


Some of our popular open-enrollment courses include:

  • Supervisory Management Skills
  • Information Technology
  • Computer Application Courses
  • Applications of Modern Shipbuilding Design - More sessions coming in 2010!
Certificate Programs
If you are exploring new career opportunities or wishing to enhance your career, USA Special Courses offers six classroom-based certificate programs. Excellent educational alternatives, these non-degree programs take an average of two years to complete, provide hands-on training, and are taught by professionals in their respective fields. To receive an application into the certificate program of your choice call (251) 405-9930 and we will be happy to mail or fax one to you.
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  Certificate Programs
Paralegal Studies
Nonprofit Management
Medical Billing and Coding

Want To Know More...
Are you interested in one of these programs or do you need more information? Feel free to contact us and we can send you a schedule of courses, register you for a program, or answer any questions that you may have.

Contact Information:

Attn: Special Courses
Center for Continuing Education and Conference Services
1504 SpringhillAve. Suite 2515
Mobile, AL 36604-3273

Phone: (251) 405-9928
FAX: (251) 405-9931
E-mail: sastephens@usouthal.edu


Contract Training


For the organization with a group of individuals to be trained, we provide customized programs in communications, computer applications, management and leadership that focus on company-specific problems and issues. In addition to reducing the cost of training by as much as 30%, these programs bring instruction to your site at a time that is compatible with your business cycle.


For a complete catalog or in-house training proposal, e-mail


Online Course Offerings


Click here to to see our Online Learning options.


Licensing and Continuing Education Units


Our programs are approved for CEUs by various state licensing agencies as well as for certification by many professional membership organizations. Many professionals satisfy continuing education requirements while learning new concepts and skills. The university is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).




Shelley Stephens
Center for Continuing Education and Conference Services
1504 Springhill Ave., Suite 2515
Mobile , AL 36604-3273
Phone: (251) 405-9928
FAX: (251) 405-9931


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