Information for:

  • Continuing Education
  • Lifelong Learning

Continuing Education

  • If you believe, as we do, that learning is a lifelong endeavor, NJCU invites you to explore the  non-credit classes, workshops, and seminars offered through the Office of Continuing Education.  Offered at our main campus and waterfront sites in Jersey City, courses vary each semester and appeal to learners of all ages – from primary school children to senior citizens.  

    Career Development Courses (register now)

    We offer several programs that can help you find gainful employment and a rewarding career. Among these programs are pharmacy technician, medical administrative assistant, certified alcohol and drug counseling, introduction to teaching Pre-k - 3rd grade and K-12.  

    Adult Skills Courses (register now)

    For those who are interested in non-vocational programs, we also offer courses in tai chi, Microsoft Office, swimming, acting, Conversational Spanish and business management..  

    Business Courses - NJCU on the Waterfront (register now)

    At our waterfront campus, we will be offering our Real Estate Licensing Course.  

    Kids on Campus (register now)

    If you are a parent who would like to register your child for academic enrichment courses or beginner swimming classes, then you may want to look into our Kids on Campus program.  

    Academic Enrichment & Test Preparation  (register now)

    Auditors are also welcome in a variety of other undergraduate courses with the permission of the department chair. Finally, we are also offering test prep courses for the GRE and GMAT for aspiring graduate students.  

    Please browse through the course categories above, or download our printable course catalog.


    Interested in Teaching?

    New Jersey City University is expanding its programming for non-credit courses in continuing education. Please contact us if you are a private company looking to partner with a university to offer a non-credit training and/or certification program. If you have experience in teaching and/or training and would like to submit a proposal for offering non-credit coursework at our university, please contact Queen Gibson, Assistant Director of Continuing Education, at (201) 200-3089 or at   

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