SMU Continuing and Professional Education (CAPE) offers a wide variety of certificate programs in high-growth professions to accelerate career advancement. Expanded knowledge, up-to-date skills, stronger resumes—the results can drive your success in a competitive job market.
Backed by SMU’s world-class reputation, SMU CAPE instructors are experienced practitioners in their fields, teaching the essential skills employers seek today. Building your current career? Changing course? Join us on campus to earn your certificate, or complete one of our programs online. You’ll be well-prepared with the learning that propels professional success.
- Cybersecurity NEW
- Data Science
- Data Visualization and Communication NEW
- Digital Marketing
- Esports Business Management NEW
- Financial Planning
- FinTech Boot Camp NEW
- Full Stack Web Development
- Graphic Design
- Non-Profit Leadership
- Paralegal Studies
- Project Management
- Spanish for Legal Professionals NEW
- User Experience Design
Or, Try a Short Course
Many people opt to take a short course to gauge their interest in a particular field. It’s a less time-intensive and more affordable learning option we suggest for busy professionals or those looking to explore new interests.