CEU Approval Requirements

All non-credit courses and programs submitted for Continuing Education Unit approval must meet the following criteria:

  • be held in an organized and structured setting
  • be planned to fulfill a specific educational need
  • have a clear purpose and objective
  • have qualified instructional personnel directly involved in conducting the course or educational activity
  • have specific performance requirements for the awarding of CEU’s to participants prior to the offering of the course or educational activity
  • have an participant evaluation process

Eligible Programs and Activities

  • Seminars, workshops, short courses, certificate programs, and educational trainings with a scheduled meeting time
  • Activities that use methods of instruction such as: supervised independent study, directed reading, or project-based assignments
  • License renewal programs and paraprofessional training programs

Ineligible Programs

  • Credit programs carrying academic credit, either secondary or collegiate
  • Committee meetings or other business meeting type activities
  • Entertainment or recreational/athletic activities
  • Cultural performances and social events
  • Work experience, on-the-job training or apprenticeships
  • Pre-examination preparation programs and activities