Everyone's journey is different. ODU's Continuing Education program can help you reach your goals. We have a wide variety of courses and certificate programs that will help you move ahead and stay ahead. And many of these courses are available online, giving you options and flexibility.
Advance or begin a new career or pursue your passion
Faculty are experts in their fields
Flexible online formats available for most courses
In just 5 months, the Certified Medical Assistant Program can prepare you for a healthcare career! Earn THREE, in-demand healthcare certifications: Clinical Medical Assistant, EKG Technician & Phlebotomy Technician.
In just three months, the Hospitality Management program can help you jump start or advance a career in tourism, the second largest revenue generator in Virginia Beach, supporting more than 12,000 jobs.
In under a year, earn a beer brewer professional certificate for those entering or advancing in the craft beer industry. Offered by University of Richmond and ODU, in collaboration with the Coastal Virginia Brewing Alliance and community partners.
The program guides students through the entire craft brewing business, from procuring quality ingredients through proper handling, processing, packaging and distribution. The program highlights sustainable practices and partners with area suppliers, breweries and distributors.