Continuing and Professional Education

Our mission is to create innovative learning experiences that boost your career, surprise you with ideas and transform your life or organization. SMU Continuing and Professional Education (CAPE) is the place to achieve your goals for professional development and technical skills enhancement and the go-to source for students with the objective of lifelong learning.

World Changers Shaped Everywhere

Stock background

Professional Certificates and Short Courses

SMU CAPE offers a wide range of professional certificates and short courses to help students advance in their careers or transition successfully to new ones. Whether you’re looking to boost your earning power or become an expert in your chosen field, SMU CAPE is a proven learning source that can help you get there.

Professional Education

Lifelong Learning

Lifelong Learning

Engaging courses for everyone. SMU CAPE's Lifelong Learning empowers learners from age 12 to 90+. Our noncredit programs enhance your life and help you reach your academic or career goals. Take advantage of SMU’s expert instructors and flexible class schedules to guide your learning.

Lifelong Learning