NDSU Distance & Continuing Education (DCE)

Bringing Education to You

NDSU Distance and Continuing Education offers a variety of leisure study activities such as non-credit classes, certificates, and CEUs.  These classes are ideal for individuals looking for skill development, personal development, professional growth, business training, and lifelong learning opportunities.  We encourage you to browse through our classes,CEUs, and certificates in this section to find the classes that are right for you.

Note: Non-credit classes and leisure studies activities are not eligible for use on a degree program.

Non-Credit Workshops

Also, be sure to view our list of upcoming workshops and conferences


Categories of Classes

The following terms are used in our search engine listings to identify the type of class.  Click on the appropriate term to find a quick definition of what the term means.

CEU - indicates the number of continuing education units the class is offered for.
Combo  - indicates the class is delivered with some face-to-face and some distance-based requirements.
NC or non-credit - indicates the class type.
Non-credit Certificates - indicates the certificate type.
Online - indicates the class is delivered online.
Image of a state or Face-to-Face - indicates the class is delivered face-to-face in the city listed.