Enrichment Courses

If you're looking to advance your career or you're seeking personal enrichment, our wide-variety of online-only professional development courses may be an important step to meeting your goals. Through our partner Ed2Go, NIU offers non-credit, online programs that make it easy to enhance your skill set.

Courses are either instructor-led or self-paced and run from six weeks for a single course to one year for a series of courses that lead to a nationally recognized certification.

The programs we recommend below will help you learn the skills that employers value in today's competitive marketplace.

Business Management

Course Duration Price
Accounting Fundamentals Series Instructor-led
(48 course hours)
$225
Mastery of Business Fundamentals Instructor-led
(6 weeks)
or self-paced (3 months)
$225
Supervision and Management Series Instructor-led
(48 course hours)
$225
Records Management Certificate Instructor-led
(6 months, 180 course hours)
$1,595
Entrepreneurship: Start-Up and
Business Owner Management
Instructor-led
(6 months, 360 course hours)
$2,095

Business Writing

Course Duration Price
Effective Business Writing Instructor-led
(6 weeks, 24 course hours)
$135
Fundamentals of Technical Writing Instructor-led or self-paced
(6 weeks, 24 course hours)
$135

Microsoft Excel

Course Duration Price
Introduction Microsoft Excel 2019/Office 365 Instructor-led (6 weeks)
or self-paced (3 months)
(24 course hours)
$135
Intermediate Microsoft Excel 2019/Office 365 Instructor-led (6 weeks)
or self-paced (3 months)
(24 course hours)
$135
Advanced Microsoft Excel 2019/Office 365 Instructor-led (6 weeks)
or self-paced (3 months)
(24 course hours)
$135
Microsoft Excel 2019/Office 365 Series Instructor-led
(72 course hours)
$325

You can browse the entire Ed2Go course catalog to choose from a variety of beginner, intermediate and advanced online classes, across many areas of study.

Contact Us

NIU Continuing and Professional Education
NIUCPE@niu.edu

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