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Teachers matter and so should your professional development.

Welcome K-12 Educators and Other Licensed Professionals

Distance and Continuing Education, a program of the NDSU Office of Teaching and Learning, is a supportive place to find professional development classes, workshops, resources, and assistance to maintain your license and stay current in your field.


About DCE

Information on our staff, office hours, and contact information as well as a list of frequently asked questions.

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K-12 Professionals

View a list of professional development classes, registration information, transcript instructions, and endorsements. Find information on offering a class.

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K-12 Students

Explore programs and activities designed specifically for K-12 students.

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GP IDEA Online Degrees

A list of online degrees offered at NDSU in partnership with the Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance. 

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Continuing Education Units

Maintain your professional license with these continuing education unit offerings.

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Office of Teaching & Learning

Resources for excellence in teaching.  

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The latest news, announcements, and happenings from all DCE programs.


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Why should your child take early-entry classes?

Written By: Connie Jadrny, Senior Marketing Coordinator

I used to attend more K-12 professional development conferences to promote the classes offered through NDSU. While I don’t get out to those…

Follow these steps to get your pd course approved for credit through NDSU.

Early-Entry Students Encouraged To Apply



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