Frequently Asked Questions
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Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are nationally recognized units of achievement that are used as evidence of increased technical competence. You earn one CEU for every 10 hours of class.
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 educational experience under responsible sponsorship, capable direction, and qualified instruction. Georgia Southern University CEUs offered via the Division of Continuing and Professional Education may be used as evidence of career development and to support job enhancement.
Most of our professional courses and conferences provide a certified Georgia Southern University document that serves as proof that you completed the course material.
You may request a Division of Continuing and Professional Education course transcript by calling 912-478-5551. Be prepared to provide your contact information before transcript(s) can be mailed.
No. Non-credit programs are not added to your official Georgia Southern University transcript.
Can I transfer the credits I earn through the Division of Continuing Education toward a degree at Georgia Southern University?
At this time, all of our programs are non-credit. They can not be applied toward completing a credited degree program.
There are three ways to modify your registration. For each, you will need to refer to the Registration Confirmation email that you received shortly after registering.
- Navigate to the registration home page.
- Click Already Registered? in the bottom right of your screen. You will be prompted to enter your email address and confirmation number, which can be found on your Registration Confirmation Email.
- Refer to your Registration Confirmation Email.
- Find the “To view or modify your registration, please click here,” section. After clicking the link, you will be prompted to enter your confirmation number, which can be found at the beginning of your email.
Please contact Registrations at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 912-478-5551.
Please note, if you have not received a Registration Confirmation email, please check your Spam folder. If you are still unable to retrieve the email, our Registrations team will be more than happy to assist you.
If I add another person to the group after the early registration deadline, will that person still get the early registration rate?
For assistance with adding group members, please contact Registrations at 912-478-5551.
Each course has its own registration deadline. Please visit the offering’s registration page for more details or give us a call at 912-478-5551.
You can register for any of our offerings through our Enrole website. For step-by-step instructions on how to register through Enrole, read our registration guide.
Yes. All course fees must be paid at the time of registration unless stated otherwise on the registration page. There is an exception if your employer or organization submits a registration form with a purchase order number so that we can invoice your firm.
To request an invoice, please contact Registrations by email at email@example.com or at 912-478-5551. Please be aware that if you are paying with a Check, payment must be received within 10 business days of registration.
If you are paying with a Purchase Order, a signed Purchase Order must be received within 14 days of registration, followed by a check within an additional 14 days.
If payment deadlines are passed, the registrant’s rates will be adjusted according to rate changes by dates listed on the event detail page. If final payment is not received prior to the event date, the registrant must provide payment on-site and will be charged on-site registration rates.
Yes, please send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org with the name and contact information for the person you would like to receive the invoice and we will make sure they receive it.
HOPE is intended to fund credit-bearing courses. The Division of Continuing and Professional Education courses are non-credit bearing. You may find out more about the HOPE Scholarship by visiting www.gafutures.org.
The Division of Continuing and Professional Education is only authorized to accept credit cards from Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express. Please note: A 2.75% convenience fee will be added to all credit and debit card payments to offset the processing fee the Division must pay to the credit card processor. Alternative payment methods are available to avoid a convenience fee.
We also accept checks and purchase orders. If you are paying with a check, payment must be received within 10 business days of registration. Please make checks payable to
Georgia Southern University
Continuing and Professional Education Registrations
PO Box 8124
Statesboro, GA 30560
If you are paying with a purchase order, there are three ways to send in a signed copy.
- By email to email@example.com.
- By mail to Continuing and Professional Education Registrations, PO Box 8124, Statesboro, Ga 30460
- By fax at 912-478-0847
If the payment deadline has passed, the registrant’s rates will be adjusted according to rate changes by dates listed on the event’s detail page. If final payment is not received prior to the event date, the registrant must provide payment onsite and will be charged the onsite registration rates.
If you would like to register as a group, please be sure to select “Add Person” on the Registration Summary page of the registration process. Group registrants appear on a single invoice unless otherwise requested. For assistance with adding group members, please contact Registrations at 912-478-5551.
As stated in our Terms and Conditions, you may either request a substitution or a refund if you cannot attend the event. The number of days prior to the first day of an event will determine the amount of your refund. For further assistance, please contact Registrations at 912-478-5551.
Yes, however, there is a small substitution fee of $25. We ask that substitutions be made at least 14 days prior to the event. Please have the following information available for substitution:
- Phone Number
Please contact Registrations at 912-478-5551 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We reserve the right to cancel programs as necessary. If this happens, you will be notified by email, mail or phone. We will be glad to refund your payment or you may transfer your registration to another program.
While the Division of Continuing and Professional Education currently only provides non-credit courses that may prepare you for a college degree, you may find out more about credit-bearing programs at Georgia Southern University by visiting the Admissions website.
Last updated: 6/3/2022