The W offers many opportunities for enhancing your professional career. Earn a professional certificate or continuing education units. The W is a leader in affordable online learning opportunities.  Prepare yourself for an new career or enhance your resume today!

The Professional Learning Academy combines amazing learning opportunities with affordability and convenience. Courses are six weeks long and self-progressing. Registration per course is just $65.00 and is non-refundable. Basic computer skills and high speed internet are required.


Continuing Education Units

Each six-week course earns 2.0 CEUs, 1 OSL Module, or 15 SEMIs.  The registration fee includes CEU, OSL, or SEMI certificate.


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Replacement Certificates

  1. If participants need a replacement certificate, please submit a Certificate Replacement Application.
  2. For each replacement certificate, please submit $20.00 to MUW, Office of Professional Learning, 1100 College Street, MUW-1635, Columbus, MS 39701

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K-12 Teacher Development

Head of the Class

Step up your game in the classroom. These certificate programs can help you improve your teaching skills and allow you to earn CEUs.



Public Health Continuing Education

Keep Up-to-Date

Keep informed about the latest advancements in public health with our continuing education programs. Earn CHECHs towards your CHES/MCHES certification or add a certification in Sexual Health Education.



Workforce Development

Advance Your Career

Sometimes you need just a little help to show potential employers you have what it takes to be a great fit for their company. The W's six week courses and professional development certificates can help set you apart from the competition.

Or are you dreaming of being your own boss, but don't know where to start? This is a great place to learn the basic tools you need to get started!