Certifications & Continuing Education

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Certification Prep & Continuing Education Courses

Complementary vendor access to eCourses provided to UCSF at no cost for earning official continuing education units (CEUs) towards maintaining certification or simply expanding your knowledge:

Additional Certification Exam Costs: external certifying vendors/organizations may host additional costs or exams to complete initial certification; these are not covered or administered by Skillsoft, LinkedIn Learning, or UCSF Learning & Organization Development, however you may seek professional development funding through your department or other areas (see "Tuition Funding" below).


Clinical Continuing Education Units (CEUs)


Internal UCSF Programs


Tuition Funding


Work-Based Training & Externship Programs

Workforce Development Programs include job placement support for in-demand healthcare and administrative fields, including:

  • Certified Nursing Assistant/Patient Care Assistant
  • Clinical Research Coordinator
  • Excellence Through Community Engagement Learning (EXCEL for clerical/administrative roles)
  • IT Futures Program
  • Medical Assistant
  • Practice Coordinator