World Class Education

There is professional education. And then, there is world-class professional education. Welcome to SMU. A top-tier education from SMU, whether in the classroom or furnishes a wealth of professional power and the connections to drive your success near-term and well into the future. We strive to help our students tap their great potential, advance their careers and change the world.  

Distinction and Difference for Your Future

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Globally Recognized Research University

SMU Continuing and Professional Education is a division of the nationally ranked and globally recognized comprehensive research university in Dallas.

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Supportive Environment

We embrace a determined commitment to excellence in education in an environment that supports and welcomes all learners.

Distinguished Faculty

Distinguished Educators

Our distinguished educators are active university faculty and highly experienced practitioners who are often SMU alumni.

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Beautiful Campus

SMU educators and students alike benefit from the university’s advanced research prominence, leading-edge technology and unsurpassed facilities at our beautiful campus.

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Direct Access to Dallas and Alumni Connections

SMU Continuing and Professional Education students gain direct access to SMU business and institutional partners in the Dallas region (#3 metroplex in the U.S. in number of Fortune 500 company headquarters) and the on-ground location of SMU’s engaged, global alumni network.