Register for a CPCE Course
The Center for Professional & Continuing Education has several different courses to choose from! Click on one of the buttons below to view all course offerings and register!
Business & Technology Courses
Business & Technology Courses are offered for CEUs (Continuing Education Units)
Osher Lifelong Learning Courses
Osher Lifelong Learning Courses are offered non-credit
Extension Courses are offered for Extension Units (academic credit)
Teacher Courses are offereed for PDUs (Professional Development Units)
The Online Unit Courses tab, has both Extension and Professional Development Units (please be aware of the course number when determing which it is before registering)
Certificate Programs for Academic Units
Certificate Programs for Continuing Education Units
If you don't wish to register online please download the registration form and mail to CPCE, 3601 Pacific Ave, Stockton, CA 95211 or fax: 209.946.3916.
Registration Info & Policies
Undergraduate Extended Education Units (EXTN)
(15 hours = 1 unit) semester units unless otherwise noted and will be listed on your University transcript. All subject codes begin with an X.
Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
Continuing Education Units were established by a national task force of educational associations and are intended for use where employers, re-licensing agencies or others require a specified number of hours of study, and noncredit study is acceptable for fulfillment of those requirements. One CEU is awarded for each ten hours of contact participation. CPCE is an approved continuing education provider for the California Board of Behavioral Sciences (Provider #PCE 760), the California Board of Registered Nursing (Provider #4128) and the California Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors (Provider #5-91-266-0799). All subject codes begin with a U.
Professional Development Units (PDUs)
Post-baccalaureate professional development (9000-9999 level) coursework designed specifically for graduate level educators and administrators. Semester units (hours) of non-degree graduate level credit are awarded for successful completion of coursework. In addition, these courses will be listed on a University transcript. All subject codes begin with a P.
All cancellation requests must be received in writing and refunds are subject to approval. Forms can be obtained here
Extension (EXTN) and Non-Credit courses:
A $10 cancellation fee will be assessed when a cancellation request is received, in writing, at least 3 business days prior to the course start date. No refund will be given to no-shows or requests received less than 3 days prior to start date.
Continuing Education Units (CEUs):
A $25 cancellation fee will be assessed when a cancellation request is received, in writing, at least 3 business days prior to the course start date. No refund will be given to no-shows or requests received less than 3 days prior to start date.
Online / CD ROM Courses:
A $10 cancellation fee will be assessed when a cancellation request is received, in writing, within 3 days of registering and before the student has signed into the class/received the materials. No refund will be given after 3 days or upon entering the online class.
There will be a $25 charge for all declined checks.
The maximum study load during a semester for undergraduates without special permission is 18 units. Students who wish to enroll for units in excess of the maximum study load must petition their school or college for approval in advance. Approval is based to a great extent upon the student’s past academic record and will result in additional tuition charges.
The University of the Pacific is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.