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Coronavirus Updates

VSU offices are open 8 am - 5:30 pm Mon - Thurs, and Fri, 8 am - 3 pm. Masks and social distancing are required in all VSU offices and buildings. The PACE office is currently following a flexible schedule. Please call 229-245-6484 before visiting to ensure the office is staffed.

NEW Certificate Programs - Online

Nonprofit Management Certificate: Gain a foundational knowledge to start or improve your nonprofit organization. Learn more...

Leadership Certificate: Develop leadership skills to build success and advance your career goals. Learn more...

Food Safety Manager Certification

Mon & Tues, Nov 9 & 10     2:00 pm - 5:00 pm (both days)     $189     REGISTER
For complete details, see our Career Development page.

ServSafe Exam Only - for those who do not need to take the class. Examinee is responsible for their study materials and Online Exam Code. Upon registration, you will be contacted within 48 hours (excluding weekends) to schedule the date and time for your exam. Call Sue Bailey or Elena Schmitt at 229.245.6484 for complete information. REGISTER

Register Now for Winter/Spring 2021 Sessions:

Essentials of Human Resources - Online

Begin your HR journey or build upon your current skills to advance your career. Course includes aPHR prep. Read more on our Career Development page. Starts March 1, 2021. Register Today!

Preparation for PHR/SPHR Certification - Online

The fall course is FULL. The winter/spring course starts February 16, 2021. Visit our Career Development page to learn more or REGISTER today.

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Attention Teachers! 

We offer 30+ Teacher Development & Recertificaton courses ONLINE in partnership with VESi (Virtual Education Software, Inc). You can register online or by phone at 229.245.6484.


Use our Contact Us link to sign up for our email/mailing list to be notified of future children's programs.


Our course catalog, THEBRIDGE will be back! Call us at 229-245-6484 to get on our mailing list. We offer many ONLINE learning opportunities. View or print pages from our spring 2020 pdf of THEBRIDGE.

You can still donate online to...

Learning in Retirement

A tax deductible contribution of $75 will provide a scholarship for an individual who would like to participate but cannot afford a  membership. Donations of any other amount are welcome as well, and will be used to support our programming and special events.


Donate to our CampDISCOVERY Scholarship Fund to help support children who could not otherwise attend CampDISCOVERY in 2020 and beyond. You can donate funds for a whole camp or any amount you choose.

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