College of Continuing and Professional Studies

Stephen Brennan

Counselor, advocate, collaborator, Stephen Brennan is driven to address addiction in underserved populations.

Wokie Daboh

Historian, visionary, and connector, Wokie Daboh is driven to celebrate diversity.

Josh Kline, Project Management Certificate Student

Leader, innovator, and strategist, Josh Kline is driven to improve efficiency on the job site.

Ana Enriquez

Trust-builder, relator, and trailblazer, Ana Enriquez is driven to brighten the road to recovery and wellness.

Malik Mo

Analyst, problem-solver, and communicator, Malik Mo is driven to protect businesses from cybersecurity threats.

Welcome to the University of Minnesota's College of Continuing and Professional Studies (formerly College of Continuing Education) where, for over 100 years, we've been opening doors for those seeking professional and personal growth. While we have a new name, our mission and commitment to learners remain the same.

Whether you’re looking to earn a degree, advance in your current profession, change careers, or are simply seeking new insight, we can help you reach your goals. Flexible bachelor's and professional master's degrees, carefully crafted certificates, and thought-provoking courses offered online and in evenings (for academic credit, professional development, or personal enrichment) make it convenient for you to further your education.

How Can CCAPS Help You Reach Your Goals?

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