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When you join ASU Continuing Education, you join a community of learners who have been where you are. Hear their stories, learn about new programs, be inspired, and join the community.

The Science of Dogs
The origins of dogs, how dogs perceive the world, and why dogs behave the way they do is often shrouded in mystery. Clive Wynne, PhD, a leading scholar in dog behavioral theory, explores the science of dogs so we can more completely understand our relationship with them. Discover the underpinnings of “man’s best friend” in this three-part course series.
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Following Dreams
For Joe Tardiolo, creative writing has always been a passion. But it was when he found himself unfulfilled as an engineer, in his late 30s, that he decided to pursue his lifelong dream of becoming a professional writer. Read how ASU Continuing Education helped Joe follow his dreams and find his voice.
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Six Sigma Certification
The Six Sigma problem-solving process is one of the most widely accepted methods for attaining operational consistency across a range of industries – from engineering and technology to business and health care. Find out how ASU’s Six Sigma certification program can help you learn skills to take your career to the next level.
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Be a Leader
Today, executives are expecting high performance from their employees. With those expectations comes investment as companies look to develop their workforce. Learn how ASU is working with companies to train their employees for future challenges as well as how to support true growth strategies.
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The Art of Nonprofit Management
Nonprofit organizations have very unique needs. From distinctive legal issues, to volunteer management, to board governance to philanthropy development: it's a complex landscape that requires specific knowledge and techniques to succeed. Learn how one nonprofit director was able to gain critical management skills through a certificate program at ASU.
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