Continuing Education

The Continuing Education Department is committed to linking College and community resources to provide quality enrichment programs to people of all ages. The Center offers a variety of fee-based workshops, classes, community service activities, and continuing education courses designed for those who want to keep learning but who are not necessarily interested in earning academic credit or pursuing a college degree. Classes are designed for people in search of life enrichment and those striving for personal and professional growth. Programs are provided for traditional and non-traditional students and may be targeted to individuals in business, government, professional organizations, and social services.

The Center’s mission is to serve the diverse and changing needs of the community by offering a broad range of courses responsive to individual, business, and community needs. Courses appear online at For information, individuals may visit or call the Continuing Education office in the Joe Ford Center, East Broad Campus, 256.549.8462. For Gadsden State Cherokee, call 256.927.1806.

Continuing Education students are not eligible for federal student aid.