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Registration is now open! Our NEW Online Digital Media and Marketing Certificate Program is designed for individuals who want to enhance their skills in social media and online marketing.  This online self-paced course with 350 hours of material can be started anytime and most of the modules will earn students an Online Marketing Certified Professional (OMCP) credential.  For more details send an email to wm60@duke.edu. Read more about it here.

Registration for Duke Youth Programs' Summer 2014 has opened. Our camps fill quickly, so don't delay! Click here to register.

The 2014 Charlotte Nonprofit Management Intensive Track is scheduled for May 5-8 & 19-22 at the Charlotte campus of Gardner Webb University.  Registration for the Charlotte class begins February 3. More information can be found here.

The noncredit, online certificate program in Sustainable Community Development is designed for leaders who want to transform their communities. Learn More.

Special Events magazine featured Duke Professional Certificate's new Event Development program in a recent issue.The article showcases this exciting new program's expert instructors and its comprehensive curriculum.

Duke Employee Special Tuition rate. As featured in Duke Today, Duke Continuing Studies and the College of Arts & Sciences are now able to offer Duke Employees reduced rates on many of Duke University's undergraduate courses. Read more details about this exciting plan.

Duke Employee Discounts! - Do you want to hone your management skills or earn a certificate? Take a look at the discounts available for Duke employees.


Writing from the Reader’s Perspective May 7, 2014 at Duke University. Learn how to shape your professional writing and achieve the results you desire in communicating effectively with this day-long workshop with Professor George Gopen. Learn More.

It's tax time again.  Non-credit programs at Duke Continuing Studies do not generate 1098-T forms, in accordance with the following IRS guideline: Instructions for Forms 1098-E and 1098-T published by the Department of the Treasury, Internal Revenue Service, state “You do not have to file Form 1098-T or furnish a statement for:  Courses for which no academic credit is offered…”

NEW: Online Business Communication Certificate Program. This certificate is designed for the adult professional seeking to enhance their writing style, format and grammar in the business environment. The student will learn how to expand their knowledge of communicating clearly and concisely. The curriculum is designed to teach critical writing and presentation techniques that can be used to inform and persuade in the workplace. MORE information here.

Duke Youth Programs will offer an Extended Stay Option for campers who would like to attend Sessions II and III and remain on campus between the two sessions. The program will provide on campus housing, meals and entertainment. Please bear in mind that this is an extra service with an additional cost. For more information, click here.

2014 marks the 45th anniversary of the Office of Continuing Studies. In 1969, the Office of Continuing Studies was created to assist nontraditional female students to return to college and complete their undergraduate degrees. Today, Continuing Studies serves the educational needs of a wide variety of people, drawing students from Durham and from around the world.

The Nonprofit Management Program is now accepting applications for the 2014 Executive Certificate in Nonprofit Leadership.

Registration for the following Professional Certificate programs NOW OPEN!

Business Communication Online
Digital Media and Marketing
HR Management Intensive
HR Online CE Courses
Legal Nurse Consulting Classroom
Legal Nurse Consulting Online (Note: Registration is available anytime July-May)

Paralegal Online (Note: Applications can be submitted anytime July-May)

Paralegal Specialist (Note: Applications can be submitted anytime July-May)

Sustainable Community Development
Writing from the Reader's Perspective


Special Notice:

The Paralegal Classroom program has a pre-determined timeframe for submittal of applications. Please visit this site for the upcoming application schedule.

OLLI members--check out this short instructional video on how to log in to the online registration system. Review how to select your mutli-course discount using this .pdf guide.