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College of Continuing and Professional Studies

Congratulations class of 2020

Celebrating graduates in a virtual commencement May 16. Details

Ben Minerich

Graduate Ben Minerich's research at the Minnesota Zoo is helping restore and restart native mussel populations.

Elliot Nuckols

Elliot Nuckols graduates with the skills and training needed to become a licensed mental health and addictions counselor.

Thu Mai

Thu Mai graduates with her bachelor’s degree in Health Services Management and is driven to make a difference in healthcare accessibility.

Hunter Schwartz

Hunter Schwartz looks forward to applying his IT Infrastructure bachelor’s degree in the rapidly growing field of cybersecurity.

Welcome to the University of Minnesota's College of Continuing and Professional Studies where, for over 100 years, we've been opening doors for those seeking professional and personal growth.

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 at convenient times (for academic credit, professional development, or personal enrichment).

Commencement 2020 Dean's Message

Read the video transcript.