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
Equal Employment OpportunityIn this 2.5 hour course, students will learn about many of the major employment laws, Equal Opportunity issues, and the anti-discriminatory regulations employers must be aware of in hiring, promoting, and firing employees. After... 95.00 Available
Essentials of Human ResourcesNow offered virtually. Offered in partnership with the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), the curriculum provided in the SHRM Essentials of Human Resources course is designed as a thorough introduction to HR basics,... 635.00 Enrollment Closed
Family Law - Paralegal Specialist CertificateThose who choose to work in the area of family law will find that the career is rewarding and that job growth will most likely continue to expand. This course covers premarital agreements, traditional marriage and alternatives,... 2,395.00 Available
Federal Tax Law - Paralegal Specialist CertificateThis specialized area continues to grow in terms of paralegal opportunities. It is especially helpful for law office managers, paralegal/accountants, business law paralegals, and some corporate paralegals. The program includes... 2,395.00 Available
Finance EssentialsThis online certificate program introduces non-financial managers to the essentials of finance. The course will help you become conversant in critical financial terminology, and you'll learn how to calculate key financial management... 525.00 Available
Health Care Law - Paralegal Specialist CertificateAs society continues to age, health care has not only become a medical issue, but a legal issue as well. Protection of rights in the health care field makes this an important and relatively new area of law. This course provides the... 2,395.00 Available
How to Read a Nonprofit Financial StatementThis course will develop your ability to appropriately interpret the major financial accounting statements that are used by non-profit organizations. Ideally, you will gain an understanding of the types of financial statements that... 95.00 Available
Human Resource Management Program - Intensive The Duke HR Management (SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP certification preparation course) Intensive program is designed primarily for individuals seeking credentials that focus on identifying and testing the knowledge and practical real-life... 1,445.00 Enrollment Closed
Human Resources CE PackageAn effective human resource management strategy is a valuable asset to any company, but those running small businesses often cannot justify designating a full-time HR professional to manage employee relations, compensation, policy-... 549.00 Available
Immigration Law - Paralegal Specialist CertificateIf you have ever traveled abroad, you will notice that it is much easier for Americans to enter other countries than vice-versa. This also means that there is a need for adequate legal representation for immigration issues in the... 2,395.00 Available