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K-12 Professionals

K-12 Professional Development For Teachers

Our professional development offerings are ideal for K-12 educators for staff development and skill enhancement.  We have curated a list of classes that meet NDSU's standard for high quality and relevant classes. Classes and workshops for teachers are offered through a variety of delivery methods that are convenient, affordable, and flexible.  Prior to enrolling for professional development credit, please be sure to check with your school district or licensing board to be certain professional development credit is appropriate for your needs.

Getting Started 

Please visit our registration page for more information on taking a professional development class including accreditation information, class delivery modes, and cancellation policies.  

Beginning Monday, July 20, 2015, in accordance with NDSU policy, only course participants who have enrolled and paid their fees by the enrollment deadline for each course will be considered enrolled.  In the case of a late registration, the original credit registration fee plus a late fee of $25 will be assessed.  Requests for retroactive enrollment will only be permitted until 4 weeks after the start of the course.

Are you interested in offering a class for your school or district? Visit our offer a class page to learn more. 


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New Classes:

Contemporary Youth Sport Issues

HNES 600




* 1 or 2 Credits

NDSU Credit Fee: $125 per credit + textbook

January 25, 2016 - May 06, 2016

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Northern Great Plains History

EDUC 600




NDSU Credit Fee: $50

September 30, 2015 - October 30, 2015

Registration begins 4:30 p.m. September 30th. Conference meets September 30 - October 3 with course completion October 30, 2015

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Kodaly Seminars 2015-2016

MUSC 600




NDSU Credit Fee: $75

September 26, 2015 - May 16, 2016

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