Continuing Education

Nursing, Health, and Human Services Courses

Our courses provide the quality, variety and
accessibility that busy professionals seek. In addition to meeting
personal learning needs, our courses also offer approved continuing
education credit that nurses, social workers, counselors,
psychologists, dietitians, nursing home administrators and other
professionals need for license renewal. We’ll help you expand the
scope of your practice, keep up with current trends, learn new
skills, prepare for certification exams, review fundamentals, and
deal with the changes in health care delivery. 

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view a chart which
lists all Healthcare courses in date order and shows
professional approvals by disciplines


Health Care Certificate Programs

Earn a
certificate in Patient Advocacy, EKG Technician Certification,
or Medical Billing and

Medical-Surgical & Critical Care

Keep your clinical knowledge updated with our varied courses.  LPNs,
see our LPN IV course if you need to become certified.

Nursing Refresher

This course is designed for inactive nurses who wish to update their knowledge and skills in
preparation for returning to employment. Included will be eleven day long
classroom sessions at CSU, plus the option of laboratory and
clinical experience at a participating hospital.

Mental and Behaviorial

Choose from
many behavioral health topics to expand your knowledge or
improve your practice. Courses are designed for psychologists,
counselors, social workers, marriage and family therapists,
 clinical nurse specialists, and others interested in these
concepts. Selected courses meet the ETHICS requirement.

Ethics and Law

Keep current on the legalities of your profession with courses
like: Competence to Practice, An Ethic of Care, Ethical Issues
in Psychological Practice, Facing Ethical Dilemmas, and Legal &
Professional Practice Update. Nurses - Several Category A
courses available each semester.

Education, Staff Development and

Be a better
leader, manager, or educator. Learn the latest thinking on
influencing people’s thoughts and actions. Whether you want to
hire the most qualified candidate, teach a patient most
effectively, or deal with a problem staff member, you’ll find
help here.

Health Care Management

Here you will find the special courses to help make you meet
professional needs as well as topics to expand your personal

Whole Health

in the body-mind-spirit connection? Want to help clients
meet their spiritual needs? Need to better integrate work
and family life? This is where you can begin.

Online Courses

from the comfort of your own home! Check out this wide
variety of courses offered in conjunction with our online

Cleveland State University
(OH-012/4-1-12) is an approved
provider of  continuing nursing
education by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91),
an accredited approver by the American Nurses
Credentialing Center's Commission on
Accreditation.  For information on our continuing education
provider status for all professions
Click Here.

You must attend a minimum of 80% of the program and complete an
evaluation form to receive contact hours. A notation appears in
the “Contact Hour” line of course
descriptions indicating courses designed for RNs and/or
LPNs. Unless noted specifically after a presenter's name,
no presenters  have real or
perceived conflicts of interest that relate to their