Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State University, Mankato

Continuing and Professional Education helps individuals and organizations meet their educational, professional, and economic development goals by providing relevant, accessible, and high quality training opportunities.

Business & Management

  • Certified Financial Planning Certificate

Customized Training

Working with employers across all industries, our full service administration manages the Minnesota Job Skills Partnership Program training grant process from start to finish.


  • Research-Based Reading Instruction and Interventions: Elementary Level
  • 2019 MnWE Conference
  • 2019 Play Therapy Conference

Faculty Development

  • Academic Technology Services
  • The Center for Excellence in Teaching & Learning
  • The Center for Excellence in Scholarship & Research
  • Institutional Review Board
  • Maverick Diversity Institute (MDI)
  • Research and Sponsored Programs
  • Writing Across the Curriculum
  • University Assessment

Health & Human Services

  • Aging Studies
  • Alcohol and Drug Studies
  • Athletic Training
  • Center for Communication Sciences and Disorders
  • CPR & First Aid Training
  • Family Consumer Science
  • Health and Biomedical Sciences
  • Nursing
  • Simulation Center
  • Social Work
  • Speech

Maverick Academy Series

The Maverick Academy Series develops leaders and meets industry needs.

  • Digital Marketing Academy
  • Executive Prep Academy
  • Grit Academy
  • Manufacturing Leadership Academy
  • Nonprofit Leadership Academy
  • Supervisory Development Center

Professional Development & Leadership

Construction Installer EI1001 Certification

Rec -N- Read Programs and Services

  • Camp Maverick Rec -N- Read
  • Camp Maverick: Literacy Practices in Action
  • Language & Literacy Diagnostic Clinic
  • Rec -N- Read Sessions
  • Social Skills Camp

Small Business Development Center (SBDC)

SBDC provides the expertise and guidance that every small business owner needs to flourish in today’s competitive economy, including an array of training sessions and community events.

Test Prep Programs

  • ACT (Live Online)
  • GRE (Live Online)

For information on our course offerings, or if you are experiencing problems with setting up your account profile or need help with registrations, please email us at cepd@mnsu.edu or call 507-389-1094.