Courses and Programs

 

Visit the Continuing Education summer camp website for up-to-date information regarding 2017 summer camps.  

summercamps.gcsu.edu

Our summer camps include:

  • Kids' University Summer Day Camp (10 weeks - register by the week)
  • Athletics Camps (Tennis, Soccer, Softball, Volleyball, and Basketball)
  • All Creatures Great and Small! (A one week day camp that's all about animals.)
  • Theatre Camp

We also offer swimming lessons during the summer!  

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Let Georgia College Host Your Conference.

Georgia College's state-of-the-art facilities and beautifully manicured grounds are the ideal location for any conference or charter program.

Please contact a Program Coordinator at 478-445-5277 to begin creating your customized conference at Georgia College.

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Continuing Education at Georgia College is currently accepting applications for Kids' University Summer Day Camp counselor and substitute positions.

To apply, please complete the hiring packet below.  

Instructions are included in the packet.  

2017 Kids' University Application Packet

Contact Candice Griffeth at (478) 445-5277 or at continuingeducation@gcsu.edu if you have any questions.  

 

Please visit the Continuing Education summer camp website for more information about Kids' University.  

summercamps.gcsu.edu 

May 24 - July 28, 2017

 


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Continuing Education at Georgia College and Road Scholar have been partners for more than 20 years, offering in-depth and behind-the-scenes educational adventures and learning opportunities for seniors.

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Contact Continuing Education at 478-445-5281 for more information.

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Continuing Education, located in Chappell Hall on the university's main campus, is here to help you, your employees, and your organization meet every training need. We are dedicated to developing, training, and educating your most vital resource -- your employees. We are always willing to take any course idea, customize it for your organization's particular needs, and present it exclusively to your employees. Our state-of-the-art training can be provided at any time, day or night, and in any location, including your facility, the university, or an off-site location of your choice. We are extremely flexible as our primary goal is to properly train your employees at your convenience.

Why Our Services?

We understand that today's aggressive global business environment combined with rapid technological change present real challenges to organizations and their employees. To help you remain competitive, Continuing Education at Georgia College provides the following:

We design and implement employee training programs specific to your industry.
We provide training at your convenience.
We offer free, on-site needs assessments to your organization.
We guarantee immediate results as our training is customized for your employees' needs.
We pledge to provide the highest quality instructors, each experienced and fully qualified to provide the training in a practical, real world manner.
We offer high-quality facilities, including conference rooms, meeting rooms, computer labs, arenas, and auditoria, for your meetings.
We have the capability to provide food services, media services, satellite down linking, and distance learning.

What Type of Courses Do We Offer?

We offer a broad range of programs based on your training requirements. These programs are designed to enhance management skills, improve customer service, provide a healthier and more fit workforce, and increase productivity and efficiency in all of your office applications. A sample of some of the high quality training sessions we have offered follows:

Computer Courses

  • Computer Fundamentals
  • Windows Training
  • WordPerfect
  • Microsoft Office, including Access, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word
  • Internet Applications
  • Creating Web Pages

Office Applications

  • Telephone Etiquette
  • Office Etiquette
  • Customer Service and Satisfaction

Health and Fitness

  • First Aid
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Blood borne Pathogen
  • Wilderness First Responder
  • Aerobics
  • General Fitness (weightlifting, healthy cooking, running, etc.)
  • Self Defense
  • Yoga, T'ai Chi, Karate
  • Racquetball
  • Firearm Safety

General Management

  • Total Quality Leadership
  • Team Building
  • Stress Management
  • Time Management
  • Listening Skills
  • Communication Skills
  • Positive Discipline
  • Coaching
  • Attitude Adventures
  • Personality Inventories
  • Problem Solving
  • Organizational Culture
  • Workplace Violence
  • General Supervisor Training
  • Interviewing Techniques
  • AMA Courses
  • Goal Setting

In addition, we offer many other specialized courses not listed. For further information, or to inquire about specific courses, simply call us at 478-445-5277 or e-mail us at continuingeducation@gcsu.edu. We will be glad to work with you to set up training to meet your every need.   

You are never too old to learn.  Georgia College’s Learning in Retirement is dedicated to meeting the intellectual, educational, physical and social needs of retirement-aged individuals, so join us. Learning in Retirement members run the organization by choosing board members and officers.  All programs are based on the interests and needs of the members.  It is your organization.

Take part in our interesting and enjoyable programs which include:  

  • Lunch and learns with guest speakers, educational leaders, politicians and community leaders;
  • Group trips and adventures to interesting sites such as the Monastery of the Holy Spirit, Andalusia Walking Trail, Jarrell Plantation and many other day trips;
  • Special interest groups such as the Book Club and Writers’ Group;
  • Regular classroom lectures and discussions;
  • Scheduled tours of the Old Governor’s Mansion, Andalusia, Georgia Botanical Gardens and more;
  • Discounts to many continuing education courses and other programs on the Georgia College campus;
  • Group trips to many cultural and art events at Georgia College, GMC and the Fox Theatre in Atlanta;
  • Invitations to symposia and lectures on campus and in the community;
  • Campus tours to locations such as the Wellness and Recreation Center, the Library and Information Center, the Black Box Theatre, the Planetarium, the Natural History Museum and more;
  • And the list of activities goes on

 There are no specific age or previous educational requirements.  Membership is open to all retired individuals, or if not retired, to those who are interested in pursuing learning opportunities in a variety of settings without regard to previous levels of formal education.  Annual membership dues are only $35 per person.

For additional information, call the Learning in Retirement office, located in Chappell Hall, Room 103, at 478-445-1239.  Or email us, at lir@gcsu.edu.

Remain active and become a part of our wonderful organization.

To join LIR, complete the Learning in Retirement Membership Form (pdf), enclose your annual membership fee of $35 and write LIR membership on the memo line and mail to:

Learning in Retirement
Georgia College
Campus Box 40
Milledgeville, GA 31061

Do you have a suggestion for a special event you would like to see offered?  We would love to hear from you!  Please e-mail us your suggestions at continuingeducation@gcsu.edu.

Georgia  College offers you the opportunity to acquire your real estate sales pre-licensing, broker pre-licensing  and continuing education requirements in real estate sales online.  In addition, Georgia College, in partnership with Career Webschool  offers you real estate appraisal pre-licensing and continuing education courses online.  These highly effective programs are convenient and easy to use.  You do not need previous computer experience, and no classroom attendance is required.  All courses are approved to meet the educational requirements set forth by the Georgia Real Estate Commission and the Georgia Real Estate Appraisal Board.

Real Estate Online Courses

Be on the leading edge of learning.  Study on your home or office computer at your own pace.  Georgia College, in conjunction with OnCourse and Career Webschool, offers you the opportunity to meet your education requirements with a highly effective online program that is convenient and easy to use.  You do not need any previous computer experience and no classroom attendance is required.  All courses are approved by the Georgia Real Estate Commission to meet the continuing education requirements.

Sales Prelicense
Sales Post License 
Continuing Education Courses
Broker Prelicense

Online Real Estate Appraisal Courses

Be on the leading edge of learning!  Study on your home or office computer at your own pace.  Georgia College, in conjunction with OnCourse Learning and Career Webschool, offers you the opportunity to meet your education requirements with a highly effective online program that is convenient and easy to use.  You do not need any previous computer experience and no classroom attendance is required.  All courses are approved by the Georgia Real Estate Commission to meet the continuing education requirements.

Georgia Real Estate Appraisal Qualifications Courses
Real Estate Appraisal Continuing Education Courses
 

VESI Online PLUs for Teachers 

          A prior approval form is required before registering for PLU's.   
          Teacher PLU Prior Approval Form (pdf)

 

Georgia College
Continuing Education
Chappell Hall 100
Campus Box 40
Milledgeville, GA 31061
Phone 478-445-5277
Fax 478-445-6271
continuingeducation@gcsu.edu