Continuing And Professional Education

Continuing and Professional Education (CAPE) develops and delivers innovative programs through a demand-driven approach to address the education needs of professionals across a variety of businesses and industries.

Featured Programs


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Certificate Programs:

  • Healthcare and Medicine
  • Cannabis Law & Policy
  • Business
  • Agriculture & Horticulture

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Winter Workshop Opportunity

Girl in green dress holding an apple.Want to learn about an interesting topic over winter break? 

Join us for LGBT History for Educators.

Join Professors Holly Kent and Jason Pierceson from the University of Illinois – Springfield as they discuss the history and evolution of LGBT law and how this fits into teaching and learning.

Who should attend: Teachers, administrators, and school board members.

When:  January 10, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. via Zoom.  Log in links and pre-reading course materials will be sent in advance of the session.

Registrations are OPEN. Set up an account and register. Completers will earn a digital badge.

 Master Online Facilitator Course

Continuing & Professional Education at the University of Illinois Springfield is offering a new course for trainers, instructors, facilitators, and virtual meeting leaders who have had minimal exposure to course design or virtual presentation techniques.

This course explores the basics of online facilitation, delivering training or information through online/virtual methods. Concepts include: basics of instructional design, communication, assessment and technology. Registrations are OPEN. Set up an account and register.  Starts October 23.  For more information.

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Splunk and bitsIO, Inc. are working collectively to launch the Data Analytics Using the Splunk Platform – Fundamentals II instructor-led course. We currently don’t have a section scheduled but we add them often. Check back to for the next course or contact us for more details.

You now have access to critical Splunk skills and platform knowledge in an accessible and affordable format. And the best part? You get the full Splunk Fundamentals 2 course for 75% less than the typical cost.

Thanks to the support of Splunk and bitsIO, this $2,000 course is now offered for only $500.

Create an account and REGISTER NOW!

Why should you learn data analytics? Watch this video to learn more.

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UIS CAPE Programs & Services – CAPE offers many services and solutions.

Professional Development & Training

Earn CEUs through online courses, conferences, one-day workshops, and short certificate programs to maintain professional certifications and stay current in topics and technologies for your industry.


Non-Credit Online Courses

Develop new job skills in fields such as cyber security, project management, online teaching, and many others. Advance your career in IT, K-12 teaching, hospitality, grant writing, personal training, and more. Professional certificates in online teaching and leadership, mobile app development, and more.

Digital Accessibility Remediation

Let the UIS Digital Accessibility Remediation Team (DART) take the work out of accessibility compliance. Word, PDF, PowerPoint, video and audio captioning and transcript services are available.

Instructional Design Consultation

CAPE offers instructional design consultation and services, including developing learning outcomes, content organization, media creation, assessment development and alignment, and technology integration.


Business & Professional Customized Services

Do you want to explore customized online, blended, or classroom training for your organization? Contact us for digital badging, online course hosting, instructional design and development, and test proctoring.