Professional and Continuing Education (PaCE)

Employers need employees with industry-valued skills and knowledge to flourish in today's competitive workplace. This means everyone needs to keep learning to progress in their career. Professional and continuing education (als​​o called extended education) extends resources beyond the traditional university setting to accommodate the educational and professional development needs of today's workforce in a variety of program formats and settings.

What kind of student are you?

Contact a campus to get information about PaCE offerings.


Paying for Your Education

There are a variety of programs, both public and private, to help adult learners.

About Us

The CSU's PaCE program serves thousands of students with a wide variety of programs across all 23 campuses. 


The PaCE staff is ​based at the CSU Chancellor's Office in Long Beach.