Training & Certification

GVSU Online Courses

Six-week introductory and fundamental training programs, starting at $99.

Accounting and Finance


Computer Applications

Design and Composition

Health Care and Medical

Industrial Skills

Language and Arts

Personal Development

Service and Hospitality


Writing and Publishing

GVSU Online Career Training / Certification

In-depth 6-12 month online career training and certification programs, starting at $495.

Arts and Design


Computer Applications

Computer Programming

Construction and Trades

Health and Fitness


Information Technology


Get Certified

Becoming certified in an area of expertise greatly increases your credibility and marketability.  Our online GVSU non-degree certificate programs provide this in-depth knowledge and many prepare you for a nationally recognized certificate exam.

Take a look at our list of Online Career Training Programs.


Beyond the Degree

Instructor-facilitated online programs fit your needs and budget.  All Grand Valley Center for Adult and Continuing Studies non-degree online courses are provided in partnership with professional instructors that meet the university standards for quality.

"Just-In-Time, Just-Enough" training to supplement what you already know.

Many people today find that they need new skills -  beyond what the job requires and beyond what they've learned before.  Grand Valley offers online courses and certificates in many areas.

Our basic non-degree online courses provide an introduction or refresher in many skill areas.  Others prepare you as an expert with valuable career skills.  The courses are short and can often be completed in six weeks or less.  These affordable programs start at $99.  Pass-codes are available for businesses to enroll teams or department groups.

Check out our entire catalog of individual Online Courses.


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