Professional Development | Notre Dame College

Welcome to the Office of Professional Development where we provide ongoing professional development for nurses, teachers, athletic coaches, social workers, intelligence and business personnel, and lifelong learners. Flexibly scheduled courses covering a broad range of topics are offered. Programs are offered to attain or maintain certifications, licenses, or for personal development.

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Change Your Life Now

By Enrolling In One Of Our Below Areas Of Professional Development

We Offer:

Certificate Programs
Certificate in Competitive (Business) Intelligence
Certificate in Intelligence Analysis

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Our Intelligence Studies programs are affiliated with the International Association for Intelligence Education, the Center for Homeland Defense and Security (University and Agency Partnership Initiative), and the Homeland Security Defense Education Consortium.

Professional Development for Teachers and Educators
Notre Dame College, Division of Education, is fully accredited by the National Council of Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). Our coaching courses meet the Ohio High School Athletic Association requirement for Pupil Personnel Supervisor Validation. We are an approved provider of continuing education credits (CPDU) for adult services, case management, and early intervention by the Ohio Department of Development Disabilities (ODDD).

We also offer Notre Dame College credit through our partnerships with Instructional Delivery Services (IDS), Teacher Education Institute, and WVIZ PBS Teacherline.

Continuing Education for Those in the Field of Health and Human Services
We offer continuing education courses that have been approved by the Ohio Medical Board and the Ohio Board of Nursing. We are also an approved provider of Social Worker Continuing Professional Education (CPE) (RSX040201) by the Ohio State Social Worker and Counseling Board. 

Personal Development
We offer flexibly scheduled courses covering a broad range of topics for your personal growth.



Professional Development Team

Designed specifically to meet the needs of adult students, the Finn Center for Professional Programs welcomes you!

 Our team will work with you throughout the admissions process, advising, and registration to ensure that you have a successful academic career at Notre Dame College!

The Center is located at Regina Complex - Room 107, 1857 South Green Road, South Euclid, OH 44121-4293.

Request a Catalog:
For questions or to request a hard copy of our latest course catalog, call 216.373.5219 or send an e-mail to kjensen@ndc.