College Of Continuing Education Information Center
Learner Representatives can answer any questions you may have. If you are a current certificate student, they can:
- Generate your noncredit course transcript
- Get you enrolled in courses to help you complete your certificate program
Information Center hours
Learning Representatives are available for phone consultations or in person from:
8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday
8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. on Fridays
Find more information at the College of Continuing Education's Information Center Web site.
Contact us at:
Visit: 20 Ruttan Hall
1994 Buford Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55108
Career Planning Services
The College of Continuing Education offers the following career planning services:
- One-on-one lifework consultant consultations
- Assessment testing
- Career planning workshop — "Explore Your Professional Future"
Our lifework consultants — experienced in working with adults in a variety of lifework transitions — can help you explore options and determine next steps by:
- Finding and pursuing more meaningful lifework
- Transitioning into a higher level position
- Connecting to educational and career resources
A lifework consultant will help you determine if you'll benefit from the following assessment tools that focus your career search on areas that align with your personal traits:
- Myers-Briggs Type Indicator
- Strong Interest Inventory
For more information, call 612-624-4000 or visit Career Planning Services
Financial Aid Resources
College of Continuing Education grants and scholarships
Grants and scholarships are intended to help adult learners who have had to delay or interrupt their education for more than two years or are. Awards can range from $500 to $2,200, many of which do not need to be repaid. Visit our Financial Aid Web page for more information and application forms.
Financial Resources Wizard
Visit the online Financial Resources Wizard, an interactive Web tool designed to identify financial aid options that match your situation.
Continuing Education and Conference Center
Most continuing education courses are held at the Continuing Education and Conference Center, located on the St. Paul campus of the University of Minnesota. Complimentary parking is available in the lot directly to the east of the conference center (lot S104) at 1890 Buford Avenue.
In addition to hosting professional development programs from the University of Minnesota, the conference center offers meeting and training space for professional associations, government agencies, nonprofit organizations, and businesses.
For more information on holding an event at the conference center, visit the Continuing Education and Conference Center website or call 612-624-3275.