Welcome to the Office of Graduate Studies and Professional Education

The Office of Graduate Studies, Professional Education, and Sponsored Programs is an important complement to UNC Asheville's core mission—providing an outstanding undergraduate experience for traditional-aged college students. UNC Asheville's ability to respond rapidly to greater Asheville depends, to a great degree, on the university's ability to serve the post-baccalaureate, professional, extension/distance and continuing education needs of Western North Carolinians including:

We continually evaluate and update course offerings to meet the needs of Western North Carolina residents. Our staff welcomes your suggestions and ideas for future offerings.