About Us

Learn new personal and professional skills online in Akron, OH!

The University of Akron is one of the top providers of continuing education in Ohio, and we are working closely with the business community to provide educational programs relevant to the workforce of today and tomorrow. Through the Continuing and Professional Education, you are linked to the resources and expertise of one of the most prestigious universities in the Northeast, consistently ranked as a “best buy”, and staffed by award-winning faculty, as well as leading experts from business, industry, and the professions. Whether you are interested in new job skills, changing careers, re-entering the workforce, or looking for an exciting way to spend your leisure time, you are in good company. Each person who passes through our doors each year emerges with fresh ideas, refined skills, renewed confidence, and a new sense of self. Thank you for taking the time to learn more about the Continuing and Professional Education and its selection of courses and services. We look forward to providing you with a wealth of knowledge throughout your lifetime!