Online Courses

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Duke University and Duke Continuing Studies offer a wide selection of online educational options. Whether you are looking to develop your professional skills, complete a certificate, or simply take advantage of free courses offered by world class scholars, Duke University has something for you.

Duke Continuing Studies - Online Courses and Programs

Course Tuition Status
Contract Law - Paralegal Specialist CertificateThis course of study includes Principals and Agents, Sole Proprietorships, General Partnerships, Limited Partnerships, Limited Liability Companies, the Rise of the Corporation, Creating a Corporation, the Participants in the... 2,395.00 Available
Cracking the Code: High School Cryptology ProgramDo you love puzzles, brain teasers, and secret codes? Are you fascinated by the role of ciphers and spies throughout history? Would you like to learn computer programming to decrypt real-world secret messages that went uncracked for... 2,100.00 Enrollment Closed
Criminal Law - Paralegal Specialist CertificateThis course trains students in the many aspects of criminal law including arrest, search and seizure, post arrest issues, grand jury considerations, evidentiary matters, prosecution, interrogations and confessions, arraignment,... 2,395.00 Available
Data and Human Resource ManagementBig data and data analytics are changing how businesses run and managers do their jobs. In this course, you will explore how human resource managers use data to provide better support to the employees they manage and to contribute... 95.00 Available
Digital Media and Marketing CertificateThis online, self-paced program is designed for individuals seeking to enhance their existing digital marketing skills or pursue a new career in this growing industry.  Duke Continuing Studies has partnered with Simplilearn, an... 3,195.00 Available
Effective Business WritingThe ability to write clearly and directly is highly prized in organizations. This course focuses on improving business writing. The ideas, techniques, and checklists in this course apply to all forms of business writing: memos,... 145.00 Available
Effective Emails, Memos, and LettersCommunicating clearly and concisely in written formats like email, memos, and letters is very important in a workplace setting. This course, Effective Emails, Memos, and Letters, will help you improve your use of these common... 145.00 Available
Effective PresentationsThe ability to communicate clearly and effectively is increasingly important in organziational settings. This course helps learners organize, structure, and create effective presentations. Since many organizations use PowerPoint as... 145.00 Available
Effective Public SpeakingConfidence is a key to delivering an effective speech or presentation. This two-module course, Effective Public Speaking, helps you to develop the skills you'll need to become an outstanding and confident public speaker. It reviews... 145.00 Available
Elder Law - Paralegal Specialist CertificateWith the growing population, elder law is fast becoming an important area of specialization for lawyers and paralegals. This course includes the drafting of wills, advance directives, health care, euthanasia, guardianship,... 2,395.00 Available