Special Interest Certificate Programs

Build foundational skills and knowledge to enhance your effectiveness in leadership, nonprofit management, grant writing, creative writing, and more.


"The online courses that I took in the Valdosta State University creative writing certificate program were informative and professionally presented. I enjoyed both the self-paced and instructor led courses. Overall I found it to be a great value for the the quality instruction provided."  ~Creative Writing Certificate Student

"I want to thank you for all your support; the "A to Z Grant Writing II...was an amazing rollercoaster of new learnings. I just love the course...I am treasuring all of this new learning and world of knowledge and tools available in Grant Writing."  ~Grant Writing Certificate Student

"Thank you for the opportunity to learn such valuable information. The courses I have taken through this program have helped me grow as a professional." ~Administrative Assistant I Student

Career Training Certificate Programs

Our Career Training Certificate Programs give you the freedom to choose your own start date and study at your convenience. Financial assistance is available. Call 855-534-3690 to speak with a representative about your options.

Internal Certificates

Certificate programs offered by the Center for Excellence in Learning & Teaching (CELT) and the Center for eLearning are an opportunity for VSU faculty to engage in and develop substantive knowledge and skills in particular pedagogical concentrations. Once completed, faculty are encouraged to reference this certification in their curriculum vitae, Annual Faculty Activity Report and Action Plan (AFARAP), and promotion and tenure dossier. 

Learn more about the program, upcoming classes, and how to register today.

Healthcare & Paralegal Certificate Programs

Healthcare Certificate Programs

Our online Professional Health Care Certificate Programs are accredited by ALLEGRA Learning Solutions, LLC. Complete details about accreditation is included under the "Details" tab with each course description.

Paralegal & Legal Studies

Paralegal and Legal Support Training Courses provide affordable and effective legal education. The flagship program of The Center for Legal Studies (CLS) is the Paralegal Certificate Course©. CLS also offers online test prep courses including SAT, ACT, GRE, GMAT, and LSAT.