About Us


The University of South Florida's Office of Corporate Training and Professional Education works to extend the reach of USF’s economic impact on the Greater Tampa Bay area by offering world class training and development programs .  Our office specializes in non-credit training programs and globally recognized certificates that help employers retool and upskill their employees allowing for better productivity and competitiveness.  We also offer open enrollment classes to meet  the needs of an ever changing workforce by allowing students to learn valuable skills that allows them to control or change the trajectory of their careers.

We offer professional certificate programs in Project Management, Process Improvement (Lean Six Sigma Certifications), and HR Professionalism. We also offer nationally recognized certification preparation courses for the SHRM CP (the gold standard in Human Resources certification) and PMI's Project Management Professional certification.

USF's Office of Corporate Training and Professional Education is also proud to announce the launch of the USF Paralegal Certificate Program and the USF 5G Power Skills Certification.

Students learn from world-class faculty and industry practitioners in courses that are accessible, affordable, and professionally relevant. The USF Office of Corporate Training and Professional Education also offers test preparation courses for undergraduate and graduate college entrance exams. 

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Professional Workforce Development

We have a holistic approach to training that begins with assessing your company's specific needs and tailoring our program accordingly. Our training can be delivered on site at your convenience or at the University of South Florida campus.

To learn more, visit: Tailored Corporate Training

For more information, please contact:
Kimberly Allison, Ph.D.
Assistant Director