MSU-Northern Continuing Education

Each semester, MSU-Northern offers a wide variety of credit-bearing workshops for K-12 teachers working towards recertification. These workshops include both face-to-face and VESi computer-based courses. Northern also offers a variety of non-credit workshops for other vocations and professions as well, including customized training and Low Pressure Steam Boiler training. 

During the summer months, MSU-Northern partners with Golden Triangle Cooperative offering a vast number of workshops face-to-face in a variety of locations. Please check out these course listings by clicking on the link to the left and then selecting “Summer Institute” located on the GTCC page.

VESI Courses

Montana State University-Northern has partnered with Virtual Education Software, inc. (VESi) to offer over 20 continuing education courses for K-12 educators online that are convenient, relevant, and affordable. These interactive courses are designed to be run online from a reliable, stable, unlimited high-speed internet connection to provide expert instruction at a pace that fits your schedule. 

VESi courses are now compatible on all devices, making it easy for you to re-certify any time, anywhere with reliable, stable online access. Students will receive an email from VESi 2-3 days prior to the semester start date of their course containing a course link and information to begin the course. Total cost per course is $290. 

To register for these courses, please complete the application form and mail with payment to MSU-Northern Continuing Education at the address located at the bottom of the form. The form can also be faxed to (406) 265-3570. Please note that students must register for these courses before the given date on the application form. If this deadline has passed you won’t be able to register for these courses until the following semester. For further information, please call (406) 265-3730.