University of Alberta

Programs & Courses

Part-time courses and programs

The Faculty of Extension is the University of Alberta’s hub for continuing and professional education. We develop and deliver innovative, impactful programs and courses that meet the evolving needs of adult learners, providing you with the knowledge and tools needed to advance your career and enrich your personal life.

Register in an individual course or within a full program; pick a program for professional development or personal enrichment.

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Take a course

Anyone may register in any course without applying for program admission. Nearly all classes are offered either downtown Edmonton (Enterprise Square) or online (eClass).

Earn a credential

Complete your program part-time, even while working. Earn a certificate, citation, designation, or Master’s degree credential.

300+ Courses: 50 Programs:
Aboriginal Community Industry Relations
14 offered downtown
daytime
Certificate
start Jan/Apr/Sep
complete 8-10 courses within 2-4 years
Adult & Continuing Education
17 offered downtown
Daytime, Evenings, Weekends
Applied Land Use Planning
16 offered downtown
daytime and eClass
Certificate
start Jan/Apr/Sep
complete 8-10 courses within 2-4 years
Business Analysis
15 offered downtown
Daytime, Evenings, Weekends
Citation
apply today
complete 6 courses within ½-2 years
Business Seminars
30 offered downtown
Short courses. Day/Eve/Weekends
Certified in Management (CIM)
15 offered downtown
Evenings, Weekends
Designation
apply today
complete up to 8 courses within ½-2 years
Change Management
3 offered downtown
Daytime, Evenings, Weekends
Notice of Completion
 
Chinese
2 offered downtown
Evenings
Communications and Technology (MACT)
8 offered online
eClass
Master’s
apply by Dec
complete 12 courses within 2-4 years
Community-Based Research and Evaluation
6 offered downtown
Workshops
Certificate
apply today
complete 1 course within 1 year
Community Engagement
10 offered downtown
Daytime, Evenings, Weekends
Citation
apply today
complete 1 course within 1-2 years
Community Engagement
6 offered downtown
Daytime, Evenings, Weekends
Master’s
apply Oct 2015
complete 7 courses within 2-4 years
Construction Administration
15 offered downtown
Daytime, Evenings, Weekends
Certificate
apply today
complete 7-11 courses within 2-6 years
English: ESL Conversation, Pronunciation, Writing Skills
7 offered downtown
Evening classes
English: Intensive Day Program
7 offered downtown
ESL 105-135; full-time
English: Preparing for Graduate Studies
1 offered downtown
full-time course
English for Academic Purposes
2 offered downtown
EAP 140 and EAP 145
Bridging credit
6/year
complete 2 courses within ½-1 years
English-Medium Instruction (APPEMI)
2 offered downtown
Daytime, Evenings, Weekends
Adv. Professional
contact us
complete 8 courses within 1-2 years
Environmental Resource Management
30 offered downtown
Daytime, Evenings, Weekends
Certificate
apply today
complete 13-14 courses within 2-6 years
French
5 offered downtown
Evenings
Geostatistics
1 offered online
eClass + U of A main campus
Citation
apply today
complete 1 course within ? year
German
5 offered downtown
Evenings
Global Leadership
3 offered online
eClass
Adv. Citation
apply today
complete 3 courses within 1-2 years
Global Leadership (Alberta Abroad)
3 offered online
eClass
Adv. Citation
apply today
complete 3 courses within 1-2 years
Human Resources Management
15 offered downtown
Evenings, Weekends
Certificate
apply today
complete 8 courses within 2-3 years
IELTS Preparation
1 offered downtown
IELTS test strategies
Indigenous Community Engagement
14 offered downtown
daytime
Citation
start Jan/Apr/Sep
complete 5 courses within 2-4 years
Information Access and Protection of Privacy
6 offered online
eClass
Certificate
start Jan/Apr/Sep
complete 5 courses within 1-2 years
Information Technology Management
13 offered downtown
Evenings, Weekends
Certificate
apply today
complete 8 courses within 2-3 years
Italian
3 offered downtown
Evenings
Japanese
4 offered downtown
Evenings
Leadership
13 offered downtown
Daytime, Evenings, Weekends
Adv. Certificate
apply today
complete 6 courses within 1-2 years
Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)
1 offered downtown
Daytime, Evenings, Weekends
Management Development
15 offered downtown
Evenings, Weekends
Certificate
apply today
complete 8 courses within 2-3 years
Management Development for APEGA
15 offered downtown
Evenings, Weekends
Certificate
apply today
complete 8 courses within 2-3 years
Management Development for Police Services
15 offered downtown
Daytime, Evenings, Weekends
Certificate
apply today
complete 8-13 courses within 2-3 years
National Advanced Certificate in Local Authority Administration (NACLAA)
15 offered online
eClass
Certificate
start Jan/Apr/Sep
complete min. 12 courses within 2-4 years
Occupational Health & Safety
30 offered online & Alberta
eClass & classrooms across Alberta
Certificate
apply today
complete 10-12 courses within 1-3 years
Project Management
3 offered downtown
Daytime, Evenings, Weekends
Notice of Completion
 
Qualified Administrative Assistant
14 offered downtown
Evenings, Weekends
Designation
apply today
complete up to 7 courses within 1-3 years
Residential Interiors
15 offered downtown
Daytime, Evenings, Weekends
Certificate
apply today
complete 9 courses within 2-3 years
Risk Management
3 offered downtown
Evenings, Weekends
Designation
complete up to 3 courses within ½-2 years
Social Media Communications
10 offered downtown
Daytime, Evenings, Weekends
Citation
apply today
complete 6 courses within 1-3 years
Social Media Strategic Marketing
10 offered downtown
Daytime, Evenings, Weekends
Citation
apply today
complete 6 courses within 1-3 years
Spanish Language
7 offered downtown
Daytime, Evenings
Certificate
apply today
complete 7 courses within 2-3 years
Supervisory Development
7 offered downtown
Daytime, Evenings, Weekends
Citation
apply today
complete 7 courses within ½-2 years
Supply Chain Management
10 offered downtown
Daytime, Evenings, Weekends
SCMA Diploma
apply today
complete 10 courses within 2-4 years
Testing Services: TOEFL iBT, placement, SPEAK
3 offered downtown
Language assessments
Visual Arts
26 offered downtown
Daytime, Evenings, Weekends
Certificate
apply today
complete 11-12 courses within 3-5 years
Writing & Editing
40 offered downtown
Daytime, Evenings, Weekends
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