A True Professional is Always Learning – Take Continuing Education Courses to Stay Sharp
Learning is a lifelong pursuit. There’s constantly new information being discovered, scientific breakthroughs taking place and it takes dedication to ‘stay on top of it.’ If you want to broaden your knowledge, advance in, or prepare for a new career, enrich your life, sharpen your skills, or take a course for fun, consider enrolling for Continuing Education courses at Hawthorn University.
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Continuing Education Courses
Continuing Education courses are tightly focused and many can be completed in as little as three (3) weeks. Courses with the prefix CE for continuing education units (CEU) are independent study courses. The CE courses include a selection of readings from textbooks, web links to relevant online information and an online exam concludes each course.
Click on the “details” link for more information on each course shown in the table below.
|CE 100 – Responding to the Risks of Genetically Modified Food||details|
|CE 101 – Successful Coaching Skills||details|
|CE 102 – Business Management for the Holistic Nutrition Professional||details|
|CE 103 – Understanding Gluten Intolerance and Preventing Celiac Disease||details|
|CE 106 – Nutritional Strategies to Prevent and Manage Autistic Spectrum Disorders||details|
|CE 107 – Optimal Thyroid Health||details|
|CE 109 – Stress Management: Reduce Stress and Live Better||details|
Continuing Education Admission
Students interested in taking courses listed in the Continuing Education area will earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs) in those courses that begin with the prefix CE.
Applicants interested in the Continuing Education (CE) courses are required to fill out demographic information on the application and submit a photo ID. There is no application fee for any course in the CE program. Written permission for a legal guardian is required for admission of a person under legal age.
Students who want to take individual courses from any of Hawthorn’s programs or from the Holistic Nutrition – Elective Course listings are considered non-matriculating students and are subject to the same admission requirements as their program of interest. For example, students who want a master’s level course must show proof of an earned bachelor’s degree. Students must also submit a photo ID. Students interested in taking individual courses in the WTNC and MSTN programs must be members of the Weston A. Price Foundation.
Should a non-matriculating student decide to enroll in a program at a later date, a new program application must be submitted along with all required documentation for admission into the program. An application fee (non-refundable) will be charged. For additional information, questions, or assistance contact Admissions at 707-986-4153.
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Continuing Education Tuition & Fees
Choose from the available CE courses below and begin your journey into the world of nutrition and wellbeing. Upon receipt of payment, the course will be released to you. Once the course is completed and you have successfully passed the requirements, a link will be opened allowing you to print a Certificate of Completion.
Continuing Education (CE)
Books & Materials (Est.)
|CE 100 – Responding to the Risks of Genetically Modified Food||3 CEU||$30.00||$20.00||$50.00|
|CE 101 – Successful Coaching Skills||3 CEU||$30.00||$40.00||$70.00|
|CE 102 – Business Management for the Holistic Nutrition Professional||4 CEU||$40.00||$27.00||$67.00|
|CE 103 – Understanding Gluten Intolerance and Preventing Celiac Disease||3 CEU||$30.00||$12.00||$42.00|
|CE 106 – Nutritional Strategies to Prevent and Manage Autistic Spectrum Disorder||3 CEU||$30.00||$100.00||$130.00|
|CE 107 – Optimal Thyroid Health||4 CEU||$40.00||$12.00||$52.00|
|CE 109 – Stress Management: Reduce Stress and Live Better||2 CEU||$20.00||0.00||$20.00|
Continuing Education Cancellation & Refund
Continuing Education students who are registered in courses with a CE prefix may request a full tuition refund if requested within seven (7) calendar days after the course is released to the student.
Notice of cancellation must be sent, in writing, to the Registrar’s office at:
PO Box 275
Whitethorn, CA 95589
or via Email to: [email protected]
Continuing Education Computer Requirements
Students must have access to a computer with the following configurations in order to benefit and easily navigate Hawthorn University’s Continuing Education learning platform.
- Windows 7 or higher
- Minimum of 8 GB Memory
- Browser: Google Chrome version 60.0 or higher (Recommended)
- Mac OS X or higher
- Minimum of 8 GB Memory
- Browser: Google Chrome version 50.0 or higher