Advance Your Human Services Training

The School of Arts and Sciences at City University of Seattle offers continuing education programs that target the needs of current students, alumni, internship site supervisors, professional counselors, and other helping professionals in the greater Seattle area.

The Continuing Education for Helping Professionals program at CityU complement the graduate and undergraduate degree programs we offer in the human services professions. The programs at City University are provided by experts in the field, in a state-of-the-art learning environment.

These courses are delivered on-site.

The School of Arts and Sciences is authorized to provide continuing education hours from the following organizations:

National Board of Certified Counselors: Approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6826. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. City University of Seattle School of Arts and Sciences is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

Washington Mental Health Counselors Association: Trainings approved for Washington State Licensed Mental Health Counselors, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists, and Licensed Social Workers. WMHCA Provider #1501.

Our workshops may also count towards clock hours for Washington state educators.

Contact our admissions team to learn more about our continuing education workshops.

This program offers continuing education credits for professional development. Whether you are a student, recent graduate, or practicing professional, these courses will give you additional skills and cutting-edge knowledge to take your career even further.

Skilled helping professionals will always be in demand. Job titles may include:

  • Social worker
  • Mental health counselor
  • Human services
  • Nursing

Networking Opportunities

At CityU, you’ll have the opportunity to expand your professional network by connecting with faculty working in your field, students from around the globe, and alumni employed at Seattle’s top companies. Plus, you’ll be part of a supportive community that’s dedicated to helping you reach your career goals.

Tuition Cost

Learn more about tuition and fees for our undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs.

Financial Aid Opportunities

At CityU, we’re committed to helping students achieve their academic goals no matter their economic situations. Our financial aid counselors are here to find the resources you need to pay for your education, including grants, loans, work study, and scholarships.

Learn more about financial aid opportunities at CityU, or contact our Financial Aid Team at 800.426.5596, 206.239.4540, or

Military Tuition Benefits

As a Yellow Ribbon school, CityU is proud to serve those who have served in the military. We offer military tuition discounts for active-duty servicemembers and their spouses and accept military benefits such as the Post 9/11 GI Bill® and Tuition Assistance.

Learn more about military tuition benefits, VA benefits, and military partnership programs designed to help you reach your military and career goals.