The training you need
for the job you want.

Affordable, practical courses to help you start or advance in your career. Classes in
Clayton, Henry and Fayette counties, Georgia, and online.


Close to Home

Relevant Courses

The Gateway to Your Goals

You’re ready to have a better job. Our courses provide the fast, focused, affordable education you need to get the job you want. Whether you’re starting a new career or trying to advance, we offer the classes that get you to your goal.


Start Improving Your Future Today

1 Find a course.

2 Register

3 Become a more qualified professional


Film and Digital
Media Program

10-month program for
independent film creators


Healthcare Professionals

Earn your healthcare certificate on
your schedule


Financial Assistance

Use your VA benefits
to start a new career


Customized Trainings for Corporate Teams

Georgia’s largest employers turn to Clayton State University to lead their workforce trainings. See the many ways we tailor trainings to meet your business goals and improve employee skills, retention and team performance. Contact our Contract Training Solutions team for your free needs assessment by giving us a call at 678-466-5118.

Your Partner for Building a Stronger Workforce

Southside Atlanta’s greatest strength is its skilled workforce. At Continuing and Professional Education, we partner with local organizations to provide workers with the training, skills and support they need. Contact us to learn more about the ways CaPE provides cost-effective, targeted courses in support of your industry’s credentials and certifications.


Gorgeous Facilities for Successful Events

When you’re planning an event, your biggest challenge is finding a nearby facility fitting your budget, group size and schedule. Our event facilities are spacious, affordable and centrally located in Southside Atlanta. More than that, they come with five-star support, abundant free parking and a tranquil setting. Contact us at 678-466-5080 to schedule your upcoming wedding, family reunion, workshop, conference, or retreat.

We’re on a Mission

Clayton State Continuing and Professional Education:

  • Engages life-long learners

  • In cost-effective, accessible, and relevant coursework

  • Addresses personal and professional goals

  • Through top-quality instruction, innovative programming, and
    in-demand professional certificates and courses