School of Professional and Continuing Studies



Earn College Credit Fast with UMSL’s Winter Intersession

October 25, 2013: Students have the opportunity to earn three credit hours in just two weeks; pre-registration begins November 4

Conference Explores Relationship Between Politics and the Press

October 25, 2013: Nationally recognized scholars and strategists from all sides of the story come together for the second annual Public Ethics Conference hosted by UMSL’s Center for Ethics in Public Life

Human Trafficking Symposium at UMSL

October 22, 2013: New program, Lifelong Learning @ UMSL, offers programs for older adults

Educational Leaders Explore Common Core State Standards

September 25, 2013: Peter Sims, entrepreneur and award-winning author, presents keynote address

Labor Conference Celebrates Life of Jerry Tucker

September 18, 2013: Presenters, participants gather with UMSL in October to explore the work of the noted labor movement leader

Optometry Dean to Speak at UMSL Great Lecture Series

September 9, 2013: The UMSL Alumni Association, College of Optometry, and Executive Leadership Consortium come together October 16 to present this free program that brings notable leaders to campus each fall.

Learn From Experts, Enhance Skills With UMSL’s Write Stuff Certificate Program

August 12, 2013: Core courses and seminars are offered to improve participants’ writing skills and expand their knowledge of the business of writing

Earn a Certificate in Audio Recording from UMSL

August 7, 2013: Through a mix of lecture-based courses and hands-on training, participants will learn to use audio technology, including recording consoles, microphones, and the widely used audio software program Pro Tools.

UMSL Announces Digital Media Marketing Courses

May 14, 2013: Program, beginning in June, offers undergraduate, graduate and certificate level courses in social media, web analytics, mobile marketing, media buying and more.

Summer Camp Immerses Students in Singing

May 8, 2013: In July, UMSL hosts Acappellooza Summer, where students in grades 9-12 will learn from some of the world’s most prominent names in a cappella music

St. Louis Storytelling Festival Announces Irene Eveland Award Recipient

April 17, 2013: Vynetta Morrow, a youth services specialist with the St. Louis Public Library, will be honored at the 34th Annual Festival, which begins May 1

UMSL Offers Educational Adventure to Yellowstone

April 15, 2013: Expert tour guides present the wonders of Yellowstone National Park in this unique program designed for adults and families.

Experts Examine Validity of American Exceptionalism Thesis

April 9, 2013: Speakers and guests gather to explore the relevance of the exceptionalism thesis as applied to the U.S. and other developed nations.

Explore Strategies for Responding to Youth Violence

April 5, 2013: International experts discuss prevention and intervention strategies at UMSL’s 12th annual Youth Violence Prevention Conference

Optometrists Meet for Nutrition and the Eye Symposium VI

March 28, 2013: UMSL presents Continuing Studies program to explore research on degenerative ocular diseases

UMSL Celebrates Launch of Lifelong Learning

March 27, 2013: New program for older adults showcases a commitment to community enrichment through personal growth, education and recreation

Humanities Festival Explores Effects of Money

March 26, 2013: UMSL hosts event for the Greater St. Louis Humanities Festival on April 5.

Explore the State of Digital Media Marketing

February 26, 2013: UMSL conference explores latest digital media marketing trends with presenters from Yahoo, Nielsen, IBM and Foresee

Distinguished Speaker Series Features Brian F. Lavin

February 14, 2013: University of Missouri–St. Louis Series invites a leader of notable achievement to speak on a timely topic.

IRS Representatives Visit UMSL to Discuss Regulations

February 12, 2013: Low-cost workshop explores benefits and responsibilities under 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status for small- and medium-sized organizations.

Health Disparities Conference Offers Free Health Screenings to Community

January 15, 2013: The Sixth Annual African-American Nursing History Conference will address health care disparities, health care equity and health care promotion through awareness and action by providing free health care screenings.

Learn Essential Skills, Earn Certificate in Volunteer Management

January 14, 2013: UMSL, MVMA partner to introduce the St. Louis region’s first Chancellor’s Certificate in Volunteer Management; MVMA members receive enrollment discount.

UMSL, World Trade Center St. Louis Partner for First Online Certificate in International Trade

January 11, 2013: Unique program prepares busy professionals to do business internationally with knowledge and success, all while affording flexibility and convenience.

Earn College Credit Fast With UMSL's Winter Intersession

October 25, 2012: Students have the opportunity to earn three credit hours in just two weeks; pre-registration begins November 5.

UMSL Division of Continuing Education Changes Name to School of Professional & Continuing Studies

Name change reflects progression, focuses on professional relationships, and is effective immediately.

Build an Effective Board for Your Nonprofit

Highly respected nonprofit leaders will present workshop geared to improving board’s effectiveness and strengthening leadership relationships.