Maine Center Professional Education
The Workforce of the Future
Flexible, customized learning opportunities are more important today than ever before. For people who work full-time, short-form Professional Education courses represent the chance to broaden and diversify professional skills without committing years to pursuit of a graduate degree. The University of Maine Graduate and Professional Center leverages the academic expertise of the university system and close ties to Maine’s business and professional communities to offer practical learning opportunities with real-world relevance.
Academics in action. Education in practice.
Course short title - Maritime Port Law and Business
Course short description - Provides an overview of port operations and its legal infrastructure, as well as updates on recent industry developments.read more
Course short title - Information Privacy Summer Institute
Course short description - A series of summer courses on critical and current information privacy issues.read more
Course short title - Certificate in Compliance
Course short description - Enables Maine’s business, not-for-profit, and government sectors to navigate the modern regulatory landscape.read more
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More professional development courses are available through the University of Southern Maine Professional Development Program. For those looking for educational resources for small businesses and entrepreneurs, the Maine Small Business Development Centers and the Maine Center for Entrepreneurs offer in-person and online workshops.