Professional Development Courses

Lincoln University's Division of Continuing Education partners with external organization to provide professional development to a variety of professionals.  These organizations and institutions develop their conferences or workshops and request college credit be awarded based on the content.  Upon review and approval of the content, up to five credit hours can be awarded for these courses that are not otherwise included in curricular offerings of any existing academic unit.  These courses are assigned a CED course prefix.  These courses are typically utilized for promotion or salary adjustments.

The guidelines for submitting a request for college credit include an application along with supplemental information:  agenda, syllabus, and lead instructor credentials (Must be Master's prepared in the discipline.)

To inquire about this opportunity, contact the Division of Continuing Education at or (573) 681-5206.