posted Wednesday, May 22, 2013 2:07 PM
In keeping with the constant demand for health care professionals, San Diego State University’s College of Extended Studies is offering online professional health care programs during the summer to help individuals preparing for these lucrative careers. Students may register for Health Care Career Programs and/or the Online Professional Certificate in Sports Nutrition and Performance anytime between May 23 and August 19 during the summer ... (Read More)
posted Thursday, May 16, 2013 1:56 PM
SDSU’s Professional Certificate in the Business of Wine program through the College of Extended Studies has helped numerous students find jobs in the wine industry.For instance, Lori Loré and her husband Anthony enrolled in the Business of Wine Certificate program because they wanted to open a wine bar and they now own a business called WineSmileys. Eddie Zavestoski was just out of college when he decided to be adventuresome and took the program that led to ... (Read More)
posted Thursday, May 9, 2013 2:18 PM
Two summer sessions will be offered at San Diego State University in the 130-hour Teaching English as a Second Language/Teaching English as a Foreign Language certificate program that prepares novice instructors to live and teach English overseas.
Sessions for this program offered through the American Language Institute, a division of SDSU’s College of Extended Studies, will be June 3 to 28 and July 8 to Aug. 2, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. ... (Read More)
posted Thursday, May 2, 2013 2:16 PM
The summer semester catalog of classes for San Diego State University’s College of Extended Studies is now available in both printed and online versions.The free College of Extended Studies printed catalog is available by calling (619) 265-7378 (SDSU) or visiting www.neverstoplearning.net.To view the greatly expanded digital version of the catalog, click on the digital catalog link on the Extended Studies website’s home page at www.neverstoplearning.net. ... (Read More)
posted Wednesday, April 24, 2013 2:51 PM
Registration is now open for the two summer courses being offered in the Professional Certificate in Digital and Social Media program through SDSU’s College of Extended Studies. They include:
Video Production for the Web II, Saturdays, June 1-29, 9 am-1 pm
This class teaches advanced shooting and editing techniques and utilizes professional-grade equipment and software. Students will shoot broadcast style packages with Sony HD video cameras and edit using ... (Read More)
posted Friday, April 19, 2013 10:22 AM
The L. Robert Payne School of Hospitality & Tourism Management at San Diego State University will host an open house for its Master’s degree in Hospitality and Tourism Management program Tuesday, April 30 from 5-7 pm in the SDSU Extended Studies Center, room 211.
This meeting will be focused on how the program works, how course content is delivered, and the process for completing applications for admission as well as multiple forms of financial aid. ... (Read More)
posted Wednesday, April 10, 2013 2:10 PM
There are still five spring semester classes remaining in the popular Professional Certificate in Meeting and Event Planning program through SDSU’s College of Extended Studies.
Whether you are new to meeting planning or a seasoned pro, these meeting and event planning courses offer you an opportunity to expand your knowledge and skills within this growing industry. Remaining spring courses include:
Effective Networking and Resumes for the Meetings and Events ... (Read More)
posted Thursday, April 4, 2013 10:19 AM
The San Diego State University College of Extended Studies is sponsoring an open house for the BRIDGE grant-funded BioCollaborative Life Science Immersion Program (LSIP) Friday, April 12 from 1-3 pm in the SDSU Extended Studies Center, second floor.
Attendees will learn about the Biotechnology Readiness, Immersion, Certification and Degrees for Gainful Employment (BRIDGE) Project and the grant-funded LSIP during the open house. The LSIP is offered through the BIOCOM ... (Read More)
posted Wednesday, March 13, 2013 3:10 PM
San Diego State University’s College of Extended Studies is offering four unique online sustainability certificate programs during the spring semester in the growing green industry arena, including the new Greentech Enhanced certificate program.
“Certificates help set you apart and give you the tools to be competitive in the interview process, and subsequently make your company more competitive in any bid they put out,” said Capt. James C. Goudreau, ... (Read More)
posted Wednesday, March 6, 2013 4:33 PM
SDSU’s College of Extended Studies will help individuals put a blueprint on their construction careers by offering a wide variety of online certificate programs during the second session of the spring semester.
The online professional certificate programs in Construction Estimating, Construction Practices, and Construction Supervisory Series are all designed to provide practical on-the-job skills that students can use right away. Online courses begin Monday, April ... (Read More)
posted Thursday, February 28, 2013 10:27 AM
Since mobile devices are within arms' reach of 91% of U.S. citizens according to Morgan Stanley, mobile marketing is quickly becoming the most powerful tool for marketing a business.
With that fact in mind, SDSU’s College of Extended Studies will offer a new Mobile Marketing course Wednesdays, March 20-April 10, 6-9 pm as part of its Professional Certificate in Marketing and Media.
In this course, students will learn how to effectively use mobile platforms ... (Read More)
posted Saturday, February 23, 2013 3:45 PM
Coping with Unemployment
What is coping with unemployment?
Coping with unemployment means breaking away from the past and facing your future. It means dealing with the emotional, financial, and professional challenges unemployment can bring. Although this process can be painful, facing unemployment with a plan will help make coping with it easier.
Dealing with your emotions
When you lose your job
Losing your job is an ... (Read More)
posted Tuesday, February 12, 2013 4:06 PM
The SDSU College of Extended Studies Military and Veterans Services Office reaches out to veterans, active duty, and family members of the men and women of the United States Armed Forces by offering more than 30 certificate programs approved for veterans’ education and military spouse benefits.
“Education is a critical component, especially when you talk about a unique program like here at the Extended Studies at San Diego State University where veterans come ... (Read More)
posted Tuesday, February 5, 2013 3:39 PM
The state of California is the fourth largest wine producer in the world, according to www.pasowine.com out of Paso Robles. California makes 90 percent of American wine and is responsible for $18.5 billion in retail wine sales in the U.S., the website adds.
Since so many individuals have a thirst for the wine industry, SDSU’s College of Extended Studies continues to present its popular Professional Certificate in the Business of Wine program to prepare students ... (Read More)
posted Wednesday, January 30, 2013 3:24 PM
According to a Harvard Business Review blog, many companies will not hire people who use poor grammar.
Published author Anne Bromley, a writing instructor and consultant, will help students get it right (or write) the first time when she teaches the Professional Certificate in Business Writing program through SDSU’s College of Extended Studies during the spring semester.
“What’s happening now is that more and more people are being called into ... (Read More)