Developing Leaders. Meeting Industry Needs. The Center for Workforce Professional Education helps individuals and organizations meet their educational, professional, and economic development goals by providing relevant, accessible, and high-quality training opportunities.
The Maverick Academy Series is a premier, signature series of non-credit, leadership-based programming that focuses on upskilling incumbent workers to benefit them personally and professionally.
Explore our growing catalog of executive level programs hosted from the university's Edina location. These non-credit trainings are designed to provide expertise that can be directly applied to leaders in a variety of industries.
We partner with expert faculty, staff, and peers to develop and deliver high-caliber professional development and training courses that qualify for continuing education in a variety of industries and disciplines.
Our youth programs are designed for educating K-12 students. Topics range from recreation and literacy to test preparation.
We offer diverse events, workshops and leadership series for business and industry professionals across Southern Minnesota. View our upcoming events and take your career to a new level today!
We provide full service support and administration of training grants issued through the Minnesota Job Skills Partnership Program and will manage them from start to finish for employers across all industries.