Office of Continuing Education &
8695 College Parkway
Ft. Myers, FL 33919
Phone #s: all area codes are 239
Continuing Education: 425-3270
Institute of Government: 425-3271
Renaissance Academy: 425-3272
Renaissance Academy offers a wide range of non-credit courses including topics such as: art, business, computer instruction, ecology and environment, film, history, law and government, life enrichment, literature and language, music and dance, philosophy and religion, piano instruction, psychology and sociology, science and medicine, and U.S. and world affairs.
Using FGCU faculty, the expertise of its members, visiting speakers, and resources of other affiliated programs, the Academy offers classes, lectures, concerts, study tours, and travel abroad, always with the goal of quality and enjoyment.
Day trips, concerts, and other special events are provided through the Renaissance Academy and other affiliated programs of the Academy.
Register for Professional Development, Training & Certification Programs
Professional Development, Training & Certification programs provide credit and non-credit learning opportunities for the working professional as well as customized training programs to meet the needs of local business and industry. We provide high quality, integrated and innovative programs that enable participants to achieve their career and learning objectives through access to affordable education and employment skills training. We offer a variety of certificate and CEU programs, lectures and short courses, conferences, symposia and seminars.
View our webpage fgcu.edu/CEd/ProfessionalDevelopment
Register for Florida Institute of Government current workshops
The Florida Institute of Government provides classes with the highest quality training for busy professionals:
View our webpage fgcu.edu/IOG
Register for Career Training Certificate Programs
Register for Instructor-Facilitated Professional Training
Register for Self-Study Short Courses & CEU's
The eLearning Center offers a comprehensive collection of online, self-study, open enrollment courses starting at just $15.
CEU’s for licensure maintenance may be earned through a wide variety of professional industry-specific courses.
Course categories include business, composition and design, education, engineering, environmental, finance, healthcare, industrial skills, insurance,languages, legal, electronics, real estate, service and hospitality, skilled trades,U.S. Public Service, and more.
Register for Cyber Security Workforce Education Program
This Workforce Education Program provides training and education to individuals who are interested in gaining the necessary knowledge and skills to start a new career or enhance an existing one by broadening their expertise in Cyber Security.
Register for Regulatory, Pre-Licensing & Court Ordered Programs