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MSU-Northern Continuing Education

MSU-Northern offers a wide variety of credit-bearing courses for K-12 educators working toward recertification. These courses are offered both face-to-face and online allowing students to receive college credit for career and salary advancement, licensure renewal, or for simply the joy of lifelong learning.

MSU-Northern partners with Virtual Education Software, inc. to offer courses online that are convenient, relevant, and affordable. These 2- and 3-credit courses are offered each semester and are compatible on all devices, making it easy to recertify anytime, anywhere with reliable, stable online access. For further information, click on the VESi Courses link to the right or see below.

During the summer months, MSU-Northern partners with Golden Triangle Cooperative offering a vast number of courses face-to-face in a variety of locations. Please check out the course listings by clicking on the Golden Triangle link to the right and then selecting Summer Institute. 

If you are a Driver Education teacher looking for elective courses to fulfill the Traffic Education Minor/Endorsement, MSU-Northern offers continuing education courses to satisfy this requirement. For further information, please click here and select the Continuing Ed Electives link to the right. 

Grades for continuing education courses will not be posted until the end of the semester you completed the course. Grades can be accessed by going to MyInfo and following the directions provided for you. Log-in directions are also located here. Contact the Registrar's Office with questions regarding accessing your grades or obtaining transcripts at (406) 265-3703 or go to the Registrar's website for further information.

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 $295. 

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.