Barry University's non-credit programs are designed to respond to individual lifelong educational interests and needs.
Whether you are interested in career development or personal enrichment, choose from several non-credit courses and preparation classes that will enhance lifelong learning opportunities to meet the needs of our community. Take a class to improve your existing skills or add new skills to increase your marketability in the job market. Non-credit programs allows individuals to prepare for promotional opportunities or to retool for a new career.
PACE Institute for Training and Professional Development
If you are looking for cutting edge business topics or other areas of professional development; if you want to learn or enhance computer skills; if you want to earn a certificate in your field; or if you just want to pursue your own personal interest for the pure joy of learning, Barry University has something for you.
The School of Professional And Career Education has been approved as a provider of continuing education programs by the Society for Human Resource Management, the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans, and the CFP Board of Standards.
PACE EMS/Fire Programs
The School of Professional and Career Education (PACE) welcomes students interested in career training in the exciting field of Emergency Management Services. We offer Emergency certifications in Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), Paramedic, or Fire Minimum Standards (Fire Program), and short courses certified through the Florida State Fire College (Fire Officer), American Heart Association (Heart Saver First Aid & AED, BLS, ACLS, and PALS). Students who complete the EMT, Paramedic or Fire Academy curriculum often move forward to obtain their Bachelor’s degree through PACE.