ABOUT OUR OFFICE
Welcome to the Office of Professional and Workforce Development
The Office of Professional and Workforce Development (OPWD) supports the Office of Teaching and Technology and the University of Florida in offering non-credit education for learners across multiple modalities.
UF TREEO Center – 3900 SW 63rd Boulevard, Gainesville, FL 32608
To Design and Deliver Innovative Learning Opportunities for Everyone.
To Create an Enduring Legacy of Excellence Through Professional Workforce Educational Opportunities.
Our office offers a variety of program types to fit your knowledge and skill objectives:
Types of Credentials
Earn credentials by completing a course, micro-credential or industry-certified program/training.
A competency-based award that reflects an individual’s mastery in a specified area. It meets an in-demand industry need and may provide the awardee a competitive advantage in the workforce.
Continuing education courses may award Continuing Education Units (CEUs) that may be submitted to representative entities to demonstrate a student’s proficiency.
By completing our courses and obtaining your credentials, you will be in a better position to gain a competitive advantage among your peers, advance your career, and set yourself apart as a leader in your organization.
Further the University of Florida mission by enabling professionals with diverse skills and experiences to lead and influence the next generation and beyond for economic, cultural, and societal benefit.
Enhance the customer experience through technology, processes, and customer service.
Identify, develop, and deliver innovative solutions that will bridge workforce gaps.
Collaborate across universities, colleges, communities, and industries to provide opportunities for workforce development offerings of educational and professional excellence.