Continuing Education
Georgia Southern University

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Participants who successfully complete certain Continuing Education courses, such as professional development courses, will earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs). The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools defines a CEU as 10 contact hours of participation in an organized education experience under responsible sponsorship, capable direction, and qualified instruction. Georgia Southern University CEUs offered via the Division of Continuing Education may be used as evidence of career development and to support job enhancement.

Information Needed to Offer Continuing Education Credits – Category I:

  • Program name and date
  • Program description
  • Program rationale: identified need and reason for program
  • Target audience
  • Program objectives
  • Objectives for individual sessions
  • Agenda for the program with time frames noted
  • Resume for each speaker or faculty member
  • Copy of program flyers, brochures, etc. The Division of Continuing Education should be listed as offering CEU credits. The statement on the brochure should read “CEU credit will be awarded by the Division of Continuing Education at Georgia Southern University.” (CEUs for specific professions generally require application to a professional board.¬†Contact¬†for details.)
  • Evaluations must be distributed to participants and returned to the Division of Continuing Education
  • Typed lists of participant names and addresses in alphabetical order

Information Needed to Offer Continuing Education Credits – Category II:

  • Program name and date
  • Program description
  • Program rationale: identified need and reason for program
  • Target audience
  • Program objectives
  • Planning committee names and titles
  • Agenda for the program with time frames noted
  • Qualifying information for each speaker or faculty member
  • Copy of program flyers, brochures, etc. If program is evaluated, please send copy of evaluations or the compiled information to the Division of Continuing Education.
  • Typed list of participant names and addresses in alphabetical order

Last updated: 7/12/2016

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