Programs for Schools
Programs for School Districts
Mississippi State University Extension Service
Center for Continuing Education
works for teachers, students, and staff!
*MSU Center for Continuing Education is an approved CEU provider for the Mississippi Department of Education.
Make your professional development count for CEUs! You can submit the courses, workshops, and/or professional activities that we offer to your school for Continuing Education Units.
For CEU Approval Guidelines HERE
These CEU courses were developed by instructors from MSU's College of Education and area experts to address current school issues on a variety of topics. There are multiple options available: open-enrollment, self-paced, virtual or in-person.
Contact Amber Shultice at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 662-325-1457 for more details.
2.4 CEU’s available for $125
Our 24-hour online professional development courses are comprised of 12 lessons, released every Monday and Wednesday, over 6 weeks. Once released, lessons are accessible for the duration of the class, from anywhere, at any time. There is a discussion area for each lesson for you to post questions to the instructor.
A self-paced option is available for most courses! Each lesson will take, on average, 2 hours to complete. Lessons are printer friendly and downloadable.
After passing the final exam, a Mississippi State University CEU certificate will be sent upon request. The class equals a total of 24 instructional hours/2.4 CEUs, unless otherwise noted.
Students can enroll any time in our online, self-paced courses to meet graduation requirements. All instructors are licensed, and courses have been approved by the Mississippi Department of Education.
Half Credit Full Credit
Health English III
Mississippi studies English IV
U.S. government Geometry
Economics Algebra II
Contact: Ellen Haas, email@example.com, (662) 325-5268
Learn how to protect students, educators, and staff from exposure to asbestos in this 1-day (8-hour) course. You will gain the knowledge and skills required to become a Designated Local Education Agency (LEA).
Mental Health First Aid Training- FREE!
Mississippi State University has received a grant that provides free training and CEUs for the people of Mississippi. Mental Health First Aid is an international, evidence-based program that teaches you how to identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental health and substance use challenges among children/adolescents or adults. Learners will complete a 2-hour, self-paced online course, and participate in a 4-hour, instructor-led training in person or via Zoom.
Youth Mental Health First Aid – 0.6 CEUs
Adult Mental Health First Aid- 0.65 CEUs
Youth and Adult Trainings cover:
· Common signs and symptoms of mental health challenges in particular age groups, including aggressive behaviors, medical emergencies, suicide and harm, drug overdoses, and psychosis.
· Common signs and symptoms of substance use challenges.
· How to interact with a child/adolescent or adult in crisis.
· How to connect the youth or adult with help.
· Expanded content on trauma, substance use, self-care and the impact of social media and bullying.
Courses are offered online or if you have a group of 5 or more, we can come to you and provide a training for your school or district.
The following PD credits are available at no charge to you:
0.6 CEUs (teachers)
Contact Ellen Haas at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 662-325-5268 for more details.
First Aid- Online for school professionals, 0.5 CEU’s
CPR/First Aid/AED- See calendar for dates or contract classes