Continuing Education and Professional Development, located in the School of Education, offers K-12 educators the opportunity to earn Drake University graduate credit through online, video correspondence, and face-to-face courses. Students may use these courses for recertification, salary advancement, or as electives in graduate degree programs (with advisor approval).
See each specific program page to learn more about credit and how it may be applied toward your educational goals.
Drake University has been on the approved list of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools since that association was established in 1913. Since reorganization of the Association in 2000, Drake University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association (312-263-0456, www.ncahlc.org).
Drake University School of Education
Continuing Education & Professional Development
3206 University Ave.
Des Moines, Iowa 50311-4505
You may call the Drake Continuing Education & Professional Development Office Monday-Friday, 9:00 to 5:00 (CST), at:
Apply Now - Application for Fall 2017
Visit Now - Campus visits offered Monday-Friday
Available Now - FAFSA for Fall 2017
Mid-October - Application & scholarship review begins for Fall 2017 students
October 20 - Campus Preview Half-Day
October 21 - Campus Preview Half-Day
October 28 - Project Teach: Visit and View Teacher Ed@Drake
October 29 - Politics Visit Day
November 4 - Business BlueChip Expo Visit Day
November 5 - STEM@Drake Visit Day
November 14 - Campus Preview Day
December 1 - Early Action Priority Deadline