Pouring it Forward

August 10, 2020
North Coast Brewing Company works to increase diversity in the brewing industry with endowment to UC Davis Master Brewers Certificate Program.

Coronavirus – Campus Updates and Text Alerts

July 22, 2020

Fall Classes Now Available Online

Our fall courses are now available for enrollment on our website. The vast majority of our courses have been moved to an online or remote-learning format, with the exception of a few in-person lab courses and field work. Our employees continue to work remotely, and we are available to provide full support by phone at (530) 757-8777 and email at cpeinfo@ucdavis.edu.

Looking Ahead to a “New Normal”

Tips for Future-Proofing Your Career

June 22, 2020
Did you catch our “Future-Proof Your Career” Webinar Series? If you missed the series, don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Below are tips from career counseling expert Andrea Weiss highlighting key takeaways. Plus, we recorded the webinars, so you can still get the help you need to navigate this difficult job market.

Dean Catron Named One of UC Davis' 55 "Remarkable Women"

May 05, 2020

Susan Catron, dean of UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education, was named to a list of “Remarkable UC Davis Women,” which was compiled as part of a celebration marking the 150th anniversary of the admission of women to the University of California. Catron is the division’s first female dean. The list, comprising 55 women, includes mayors, chief justices and astronauts, as well as UC Davis faculty and leadership, and others.

5 Tips for Success as an Online Learner

April 13, 2020

Like many of us, you may be endeavoring to use this shelter-in-place time in productive ways. Maybe you organized your home Marie Kondo style (or maybe just a closet). If you’re looking for other ways to stay productive while staying at home, then now may be the perfect time to upskill, reskill—or pivot—in your career.

Learning from Home

April 03, 2020
Here are four ways you can get professional development online.

Career Education Has a New Address

June 19, 2019
UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education Moves its Classrooms to One Capitol Mall

 

Starting July 15th, the Sacramento classrooms of UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education (formerly UC Davis Extension) will be moving from the Sutter Square Galleria in midtown to the heart of the city – One Capitol Mall in Downtown Sacramento. The move is the result of a region-wide search for classroom space that addresses the unique educational needs of working professionals.

Interim Dean's Message

February 01, 2019

The New Year is a time to be reflective of what we’ve accomplished and, perhaps more importantly, where we’re headed in service of our mission to make education accessible. There’s been no shortage of predictions this month about what’s to come. In this brief article, I share a few of the most intriguing stories to hit the wire this month.

Governor's Budget Proposed $15M for UC Extensions

February 01, 2019

Gavin Newsom’s recent budget proposed $15M one-time General Fund for UC Extensions to support expanded degree completion and certification programs. The UC Extension deans are in consultation with UCOP on strategies for funding allocation.

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CPE Dean Joins UPCEA Board of Directors

February 01, 2019

CPE Interim Dean Susan Catron has been named to the Board of Directors of the University Professional and Continuing Education Association (UPCEA), the premier association for professional, continuing and online education. Catron was newly elected for a two-year term along with the deans of Harvard and University of Washington. Nelson Baker, dean of Georgia Tech will serve as President.

“Membership on UPCEA’s Board of Directors affords an incredible opportunity to liaise with national leaders in continuing, professional and online education,” Catron said.

Partner with CPE

February 01, 2019

We’re excited to announce a new section of our website dedicated to helping our UC Davis colleagues understand what we do, the services we provide and how you can partner with us.

You’ll find specific information on our Division, our capabilities and easy contact information for our academic leadership. We also provide a case study on the Global Study Program, a campus-wide partnership that brings outstanding undergraduate students from prestigious international partner universities to study at UC Davis.

Interim Dean's Message

October 08, 2018

In a fast-moving, knowledge economy, lifelong education is the currency for career resilience and advancement. At UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education, lifetime career education for part-time and non-traditional learners is what we do. As the centralized campus hub for workforce development, we bridge the time between and beyond formal degrees to create a more seamless pipeline for learning across a potentially 60-year career span.

Welcoming a New Associate Dean

October 08, 2018

Eva Anneli Adams (Anneli) has been named associate dean for International and Access Programs. In this capacity, Adams is responsible for leading a portfolio of academic programs for international students, scholars and professionals, along with the UC Davis Pre-College Program, Open Campus and our Osher Lifelong Learning Institute program. Anneli and her team focus on pathways and pipelines that create access for non-matriculated learners to the outstanding opportunities at UC Davis.