The Catholic University of America

Non-Credit Programs

CUA's Metropolitan School of Professional Studies offers a variety of non-credit programs to working adults interested in increasing their professional knowledge and enhancing their employability at a reasonable cost.

Non-Credit Certificate Programs
These programs are designed primarily for those already holding a bachelor's degree who are looking to develop their academic and professional credentials without the time and expense of a second bachelor's or master's degree.
Certificate in Human Resource Management


Certification Preparation Programs
These programs help prepare working adults to sit for examinations leading to professional designations.
SHRM Learning System® for PHR®/SPHR® Certification Preparation Course




Noncredit programs typically offer reduced tuition and fees, but the courses may not be applied toward degree programs.