Program Areas and Certificates
An education doesn't end with a diploma or degree — it prepares you for a lifetime of learning.
MCTC’s selection of noncredit continuing education courses are designed for you! Whether you are preparing for a new career, looking to build your skills and earn CEUs, or just want to have some fun learning at our convenient downtown Minneapolis location, you will find our courses relevant, flexible and affordable.
We offer day, evening and weekend classes on campus or online to meet your needs. When you enroll in MCTC continuing education, you will learn from leading practitioners in art, business, technology, healthcare and manufacturing.
Our current areas of study include:
World Languages, ASL, Creative Writing, Illustration, Photography, Theater and Performance, Music, Dance, Apparel Design and Textiles, Culinary Arts and Restaurant Management, Science
Administrative Professional, Business Management, Marketing, Business Professional Certificates, Finance, Project Management, Social Media
Architectural Technology,Graphic Design, Information Technology, Microsoft Applications, SeniorTech, Web Design
Addiction Counseling and Social Work, Allied Health, Basic Life Support/CPR, Fitness and Athletics, Holistic Health and Healing, Intentional Living, Nursing and Nursing Assistant (CNA) Test Out
Construction Technologies, Energy Conservation and Renewable Energy, Workplace Safety, Landscape and Horticulture
Browse our online course schedule to see what we have currently open for registration. Receive our course catalog and get our email newsletter by signing up today. We will never sell or share your information with third parties and you can opt-out at any time.
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions or to get more information about regular course offerings.
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