Continuing Education

Continuing Education

Blaze your own trail with Vincennes University's Continuing Education Programs! Experience the power of a VU education through hands-on learning and high-demand career training!

Whether you're in the market to advance your career or looking to take up a new hobby, Continuing Education at Vincennes University offers a diverse catalog of classes both online and in person. 

Our classes are non-credit, meaning you won't earn a grade or college credit. Some previous courses include everything from Workplace Skills to Tai Chi. New courses are offered all year. Check out some of our current classes below.

Vincennes University offers a wide variety of Continuing Education courses in Vincennes and Jasper throughout the year. Past classes include:

  • Workplace Math
  • Workplace Leadership
  • Introduction to Excel
  • Photography
  • Martial Arts
  • Belly Dancing
  • ... and many more!

These classes are called non-credit classes, meaning you will not receive a grade or college credit for them. They are intended to create a more educated, creative and well-rounded community. The fee for these classes are kept as low as possible to help us cover instructor and equipment fees.

Looking for Online Training options? Click on the links below:

 

Online Personal development courses:

  • Certified Bookkeeper
    Bookkeeping forms the backbone of every organization's need to carefully account for its financial activities. It accounts for sales, purchases, and payments that flow through an entity. Bookkeepers are crucial to every organization and certified bookkeepers are the elite of their profession. This 100% online course will prepare you for certification by the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers (AIPB).
  • CompTIA A+
    CompTIA's A+ certification is the top credential for associate-level IT professionals. This 100% online course will prepare you for CompTIA A+ certification exams 220-1001 and 220-1002. You’ll learn how to install and configure operating systems, expand IT security, troubleshoot software and other common operational procedures.
  • Freight Broker/Agent
    From licensing and operations to sales and marketing, learn how to get your broker license and start a successful freight brokerage – 100% online and at your own pace!
  • Human Resources Professional
    Human capital is the single most important asset in any business and human resources professionals are charged with protecting these assets. This 100% online training course will prepare you for the Professional in Human Resources (PHR) certification exam offered by the Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI). You will be fully equipped to advance your career as a certified PHR in only 6 months.
  • NASM Certified Personal Trainer and Exam Prep
    As individuals, employers and health organizations become more aware of the role physical fitness plays in health and longevity, career opportunities for personal trainers are on the rise. Certifications such as those offered by the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) can provide an efficient route to a personal trainer career. This 100% online course will provide you with the health, fitness, nutrition, and human movement knowledge needed to earn the NASM's Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) credential.
  • Optician Certification Training
    American Board of Opticianry (ABO) certification is the nationally recognized standard for certifying an optician's qualifications. This 100% online course will teach you the terminology, calculations, and procedures opticians use to assess vision, evaluate corrective options and correct optical problems. Using a step-by-step methodology, you will prepare to test on key areas required by the ABO certification exam.
  • Technical Writing
    As technology and innovations hubs grow across the country, so does the need for skilled technical writers. More so, the ability to provide clear explanations about complex subjects is one of the most in-demand skill sets a communications professional can have today. This 100% online course will help you master technical writing and build a robust portfolio that showcases this highly marketable skill.
  • Veterinary Assistant
    Veterinary assistants take charge of making sure office visits and procedures go smoothly for animals under veterinary care. Our 100% online course will train you to become a veterinary assistant, so you can turn your love of animals into a rewarding career.

Ed2Go - offers a wide range of highly interactive NON-CREDIT courses that you can take entirely over the Internet. Ed2Go online courses are affordable, fun, fast, convenient, and geared just for you.

ProTrain - Looking for affordable, self-paced, online certificate programs that can train you for the latest, in-demand job skills?
We have the solution! With online training you have flexible anytime, anywhere learning. Take a look at what we have to offer and start training today!

JER Online - Professional, Workforce, Career and Executive Education online service

Contact Information

John Tooley

jtooley@vinu.edu

812-482-3077