Educational Opportunities For You

Not often known, Vanderbilt offers a rich array of continuing education for our staff. Classes range from free, to a nominal fee, to graduate level tuition. Online or ground.

  • RESEARCH - The Vanderbilt Program in Reserach Administration Development (VPRAD), begins with a overview of the Vanderbilt research enterprise. Students learn the life cycle of a grant, biosketches, pre-award processes, as well as post-award, effort reporting, and compliance.
  • COURSERA - Coursera partners with top universities and organizations worldwide to offer online learning. Classes range from scientific research to computer programming to nutrition to gardening. Some classes are free of charge and some classes are a nominal charge. Coursera at Vanderbilt.
  • VANDERBILT MLAS - Taught by some of Vanderbilt's most prominent professors, the Vanderbilt Master of Liberal Arts and Science degree is the best kept secret in Nashville for a graduate program for part-time adult learners. Click on the link above to learn more about our pretigious graduate program.
  • VUMC LEARNING EXCHANGE - For Vanderbilt faculty and staff only, VUnetID required. Log-in and check out the CATALOG of available courses ... especially the MS IT Academy.