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With over 250 online courses offered per year, NNU has the most convenient, affordable professional development in the state...

Are you looking for a course in a specific content area?

NNU makes it easy to get the credits you need, in the content areas you'd like, and when you need them.

Seven reasons to take online PD through NNU:

  • We have a diverse catalog of online PD courses
  • We offer 100% online courses
  • All of our courses are graduate level
  • We have an easy registration process
  • We work with quality third party providers (VESi, ASCD, and ARC)
  • We have a real person when you call (Joanna)
  • We have expert personnel devoted to educators

Our online content offers convenient, flexible, and relevant professional development options from anywhere. Find your content or credit need through NNU.

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  1. Choose a provider
  2. Choose a course
  3. Add to cart

** Please allow for a minimum of two weeks after completion of the course for grading before requesting a transcript.



Virtual Education Software Inc. provides teachers with specialized and current online content in the area of education. Courses may be taken either Pass/Fail or Graded. Two or three credit options are available and the student has six months to complete their course work and submit it to VESi. 
*Only registration with NNU is necessary; NNU will inform VESi of registrations.


Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development supplies teachers with a diverse collection of pertinent online content in the area of education. The student has six months to complete an ASCD course and will earn one Pass/Fail professional development credit upon completion. 
*Registration with both NNU and ASCD is necessary.


Academic Research Connections provides a virtual learning curriculum. Students will complete coursework through internet research, DVD's, CD Rom, and e-mail. Each course qualifies for two Pass/Fail professional development credits and will be completed within time period given.
*Registration with both NNU and ARC is necessary.