NDSU Distance & Continuing Education (DCE)

Bringing Education to You

Non Credit

Non-Credit and Leisure Studies

North Dakota State University Distance and Continuing Education's non-credit and leisure studies include activities for business training, lifelong learning, staff development, professional growth, or personal development. 

Non-credit classes, CEUs, conferences, workshops, and events are not eligible for credit towards degree seeking programs. Learning opportunities are offered online or in a traditional classroom setting to ensure convenience and flexibility. 

Getting Started

Please visit our registration page for more information on taking a leisure studies class including admission, fees, accreditation, and cancellation.

Explore our non-credit classes, CEUs, and certificates or view our upcoming conferences and workshops.

Are you interested in offering a workshop, conference, or continuing education units (CEUs)? Visit our "Offer a CEU" page to learn more. 


New Non-Credit Classes:

Introduction to Motivational Interviewing




* 1.5 CEU's

* 450 Flat Fee

April 29, 2015 - May 01, 2015

April 29-May 1, 2015 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

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Beyond Cognitive Stuck Points: Promoting Higher Personal Functioning




* .60 CEU's

* 129 Flat Fee

May 20, 2015 - May 20, 2015

TBA - 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

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Expanding Your Horizons




* 15 Flat Fee

April 25, 2015 - April 25, 2015

Registration at 8:30 am, Pickup at 3:40pm

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