• Continuing Studies

    No matter what your professional goals are, Hamline University's School of Education will help you achieve them.

    Whether you are interested in a single course, electives for your Hamline Master’s program, or one of our 17 certificates, our Graduate Continuing Studies department is here to help.

    Courses and Registration

    You may view our course offerings by browsing our catalog or choosing the appropriate term in the Graduate Professional Development (Continuing Studies) drop-down menu online.

    If you are taking your first course at Hamline, you may register using this form or by following these instructions to register online.  There is also assistance available on this Registration and Records webpage.

    Returning students may register online by following these instructions.


    Hamline’s certificate programs help educators expand their skills and expertise to better serve their students and communities. More information about these programs is available on the certificates webpage.

    Online Offerings

    View the list of Hamline School of Education's online programs or learn more about how online learning works at Hamline .

    Workshops and Institutes

    Adult Education

    ATLAS provides best-practice resources and professional development for ABE teachers, staff, and administrators across the state. 

    Environmental Education

    BioTIC brings middle and high school biology teachers up-to-speed on the rapid advancements in biotech research, applications, and issues. 

    Rivers Institute is a field-based course that explores how using rivers as a context can help your students meet specific standards in science and literacy. 

    WaterWorks Institute investigates drinking water quality and chemistry and learns about inquiry-based models for your classroom.


    Summer Literacy Institute. Take a professional vacation at Hamline's Summer Literacy Institute and learn from some of the finest educators in the country. 

    Continuing Studies Courses

    Learning Bridges offer more than 40 high-quality online courses in a wide variety of topic areas, from classroom management to literacy.

    American Museum of Natural History. Hamline has partnered with the AMNH to offer online graduate courses in life, earth, and physical sciences.

    MDE Human Relations Requirement

    If you are an out-of-state teacher and required by the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) to fulfill a Human Relations course, Graduate Continuing Studies offers an online option. 

    Register for the Human Relations course offered through Continuing Studies.

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    Continuing Studies Courses and Certificates

    Take a continuing studies course or certificate. Courses start throughout the year on campus or online.

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    Attend an Information Session

    Learn from faculty and staff about School of Education graduate programs at the next info session on December 17.