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Continuing Education Programs


University of South Carolina Professional Education and Certificate Programs

Professional Education & Certificate Programs

Continue your education, change your career and improve your life! It all starts here. Designed to immediately impact you and make you more marketable in today's economy, our courses and certificate programs are taught by practicing professionals, selected for their industry expertise and exceptional teaching abilities. You can take programs in the evenings, weekends and online.

Government Finance Officers Certificate Training

Government Finance Officers Certificate Training

This specialized training is a part of the certification program for the Government Finance Officers Association of South Carolina (GFOASC). Discover how you can complete all of the program requirements and earn the designation as a Certified Government Finance Officer (CGFO). 

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Grant Writing Courses and Certificate Program

The ability to locate, apply for and attain grants is essential for many organizations. Learn the practical and conceptual aspects that are critical to the grant proposal-writing process to secure foundation, state and federal grant funds. Take individual courses or earn a full USC certificate.

Lean Six Sigma Certificate

Lean Six Sigma Certificate Program

USC's Lean Six Sigma Green and Black Belt Certificates are now offered 100% online with instructor-led training sessions conveniently scheduled for the busy professional. Become an instant asset to your organization with USC Six Sigma Certification.

Military Matters Certificate Program

Military Matters Certificate Program

More and more social workers, nurses, clergy, counselors, teachers and community partners encounter military members in their agencies and personal lives. Learn about the signature injuries and challenges impacting today’s young veteran. Take individual courses or earn a USC certificate in this 100% self-paced online program.

Paralegal Studies Certificate Program

Paralegal Certificate Program

Now you can earn your Paralegal Certificate from USC - in the classroom or online! This program allows you to quickly complete your studies and enter the rewarding legal field with the confidence and credentials to succeed. Learn more about our six-month program.

Project Management Training

Project Management Fundamentals course and Certificate Program

Whether you are a full time project manager or oversee occasional projects for your organization, USC's Fundamentals course and full certificate program can help you become a better project manager or prepare you to sit for the PMP® certification exam.