Your dream job is within reach. We can help you get there.


Gain the targeted professional development you need to succeed – wherever you happen to be. 


Whether you're looking for targeted job training or wanting to advance your passion, we have options that can provide the skills you need in as little as five weeks.

Oregon State University's Professional and Continuing Education (PACE) offers year-round short courses taught by Oregon State faculty and industry-based experts. These flexible and affordable programs are designed to provide immediately applicable skills in gardening, beer, education and more. You can also earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs) to help meet your training requirements, or build a customized workforce training program for you and your organization.

Over 30,000 Learners Have Advanced Their Careers

From launching breweries to getting promoted to starting a new business, our learners have excelled in their hobbies and careers.

Earn an OSU Credential
and Digital Badge

Our programs help you gain relevant and timely workforce training and receive certificate of completion and digital badge for some courses.

Year-Round Start Dates Fit Your Schedule

Keep your schedule with flexible and affordable programs that start throughout the year and allow you to build skills in weeks, not years.


Learn how to brew the perfect beer in the Beer Quality and Analysis Series.
Learn how to design your own sustainable landscape with the online Permaculture Design Certificate.
Produce effective, clean, and reader-centered documents in an efficient manner with online Technical Writing course.