Professional Development

CSU faculty members can access programs, communities and a vast library of professional development tools and courses designed to enhance job-related skills and knowledge, at little or no cost.

The Chancellor’s Doctoral ​Incentive Program

The Chancellor’s Doctoral Incentive Program (CDIP) provides prospective faculty with forgivable loans for graduate study.

Learn About CDIP

Community Commons

The Commons is a collection of resources to support development of potential future CSU faculty.

Visit the Community Commons Site

Systemwide Professional Development

CSU employees can learn online, access rich on-demand content or even complete courses at the CSU campus of their choice.

View Opportunities For Professional Development

Institute for Teaching and Learning

The Institute for Teaching and Learning (ITL) designs and supports programs for the scholarly and creative study of curricular and pedagogical issues.

Learn About ITL​