Professional Development

Wondering how you can enhance your workplace performance? Log into myHR Learn and explore Professional Development workshops, customized specifically for Northwestern faculty and staff.

Need help? here's a quick reference guide to help navigate the registration process.

Please note that not all courses are offered year-round.

Among our Professional Development tites, explore and register for workshops in:

Employee Tuition Benefits: Eligible NU Programs

Northwestern University offers a wide variety of degrees and vertificates with a professional focus and flexible class schedules that accomodate typical work schedules. The categories below will take you to pages that will provide a listing of offerings and information about professionally focused programs at Northwestern that may interest eligible full-time employees that with to use their Employee Reduced Tuition or Employee NU Certificate Tuition plan.  

Professional Development in Massive Online Open Courses (MOOCs)

Northwestern faculty, students, staff, and alumni can earn Northwestern Coursera MOOC certificates free of charge. (How to enroll)

Northwestern is a premier producer of online courses, making the highest quality educational experiences accessible to all. Whether to cultivate a new interest, pursue a passion for learning, develop professionally, or prepare for career change, a Northwestern MOOC may be the learning solution for you