Engage in Lifelong Learning Through Continuing Education

Fall 2018 Course Catalog for Continuing Education at Minneapolis College

Minneapolis Community and Technical College provides access to the transformative power of education in a diverse and dynamic downtown environment. There are many ways to engage in learning on our campus, one is through Continuing Education and Workforce Development. Whether you’re seeking new tools for the next steps in your career, or looking to learn something new in a fun and engaging classroom setting, Minneapolis College’s Continuing Education and Workforce Development classes are designed to enhance your experience and broaden your perspective.

We offer a diverse range of classes in Arts & Culture, Business & Leadership, Computers & Technology, Trades & Industry and Health & Human Services at our convenient downtown Minneapolis location. No application fees or testing required! Our vibrant college campus is equipped with outstanding amenities for teaching and learning, making the classroom experience effective and exciting. Continuing Education and Workforce Development brings the College’s many resources, including faculty, facilities, and its mission to you. Whether you are an individual learner, an employer seeking customized skill development for your team, or a community organization whose mission includes employee training, we are here to serve you.

Individual Learning

Whether your interest is to enhance your skills with CEUs, pursue a career change, or explore your creativity and the world around you, you’ll find learning opportunities abound to help meet your individualized goals through Minneapolis College’s Continuing Education. We offer day, evening and weekend courses, along with a variety of Certifications and Test Preparations, as well as short-term Certificate Programs. Many of these programs are WIOA-certified. Ask your local CareerForce Center about funding!

“Our condominium overlooks the campus, and Minneapolis College has been a very good neighbor to us. So, as an art lover, I took a painting course which allowed me to sharpen my technical brush stroke skills and let my creative energies flow.”

- Sylvia Sabo, Minneapolis College Continuing Education student

Workforce Development

Minneapolis College’s Workforce Development can provide affordable training solutions to meet the specific needs of your organization.

“We have experience working in a wide range of industries and can customize classes for organizations of all sizes and employees at all levels within an organization.”

- Vince Thomas, Dean, Continuing Education and Workforce Development

Online, on-site, on-campus or hybrid training options are available. Whether your employees need a refresher on a certain skill set or whether you need training on a new process, we can work with you to deliver a tailor-made solution. Our knowledgeable instructors with years of industry experience can train jobseekers for a new career or sharpen the skills of existing employees.

“We trusted Minneapolis College to assist us in providing evidence-based training and we believe it resulted in a competitive advantage. I recommend Minneapolis College without hesitation and would hire them again if given the opportunity.”

- Boyd Brown, formerly with Goodwill/Easter Seals

“Afterwards, my team couldn’t stop talking about the training. Now, a year later, they still talk about it and use tools they learned!”

- Motivational Interviewing Training Client

Register For Fall Classes

Registration for fall classes is available now! 

Be sure to check with your supervisor or HR department to see if you are eligible for continuing education benefits or tuition reimbursement to pay for your classes.

Whatever you envision for yourself – personally and professionally – is at your fingertips at Minneapolis College.