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Professional Development

Overview

Taking classes at the University of Rochester is a great way to learn new skills, expand your knowledge base, broaden your expertise, and enhance your resume. Professional development of this kind can give you a competitive edge when applying for jobs, switching industries, or moving up the career ladder. 

At Rochester, you can choose from hundreds of classes covering an array of subjects—from data science to Spanish, computer programming to writing. With traditional, online, and hybrid courses available, we are able to accommodate learners from near and far. Plus, all of our continuing studies students get access to many of the resources of a top-tier research university. In addition, University of Rochester alumni and employees are eligible for special tuition discounts and benefits.

By starting or continuing your studies at Rochester, you are signaling to others a willingness to challenge and improve yourself, to go above and beyond the minimum, to embrace our institution’s motto and ethos of Meliora, Latin for “ever better.”

Learn more about studying at Rochester.