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COVID-19 Update

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The Center for Continuing Professional Development (CCPD) makes the registration process easy by offering a number of ways to register for courses. For more information or general inquiries, please contact us at 848-932-4708. 

  • For payment by credit card or electronic check -- 
    Register online

    We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover.

  • For payment by check, money order, or purchase order --
    Download and mail a completed registration form to:

            Center for Continuing Professional Development  
            Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
            3 Rutgers Plaza, 3rd Flr.
            New Brunswick, NJ 08901

    Please make all checks payable to "Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey."

Programs and Classes

Do the courses taken through CCPD count for academic credit toward a degree?
CCPD offers noncredit training and education courses, therefore these courses cannot be applied toward a degree program.

How do I know if classes are cancelled due to weather?
There are a number of ways you can find out if there are delayed openings or class cancelations due to the weather:

  • Online, please go to
  • Call CCPD at 848 932-4708
  • Call Campus Information services at 732-445-INFO
  • Tune in to the following local televison and radio stations
       WKXW/New Jersey 101.5 FM
       WCBS - 880AM
       WINS - 1010AM
       News 12 New Jersey - Channel 12

Please do not call the Rutgers University Police Department for closing or cancelation information.


Refund and Withdrawal Policies


For in-person professional development courses, enrollee substitutions are always accepted. Refunds, less a $200 processing fee, will be given if cancelation notice is received at least 14 days prior to the seminar start date.  If there is less than 14 day advance notice, no refund will be given.

For online courses, all cancelations and refund requests must be received in writing. A $100 processing fee will be charged for cancelations requested before materials (books) are mailed to you. There will be no refund for cancelations received after materials have been mailed.

For online course extensionscourses are available for a six-month period.  One six-month extension is granted at no cost.  Please contact our office at 848-932-4708, to discuss related costs for any additional extensions.

Financial Aid & Payment Plans

Does CCPD offer Financial Aid and/or payment plans?
CCPD does not offer financial aid and/or payment plans for courses in our program. There are several options for loans from private banks.

Additional loan options are available for students registering for online courses (courses beginning with the prefix GAT) sponsored in conjunction with Gatlin Education.

Some companies offer employee reimbursement options. The Center for Continuing Professional Development will accept payment from employers willing to pay for all or portions of your tuition. An agreement may be worked out amongst the student, employer and CCPD.

     Sallie Mae Smart Option Loan for Non-Credit

Sallie Mae®is pleased to be offering students and families the best in choice. After all, that's what the Smart Option Student Loan®is all about. Last year we announced the addition of a Deferred Repayment Option and this year we're planning to offer fixed interest rate pricing—in addition to our variable rate pricing—on all of our repayment options, providing even more choice and flexibility for your students and families.Please look for more information on this exciting enhancement in the
near future.

To apply please click and use our school ID # 002629-95

Sallie Mae has helped more than 30 million Americans pay for college since 1972. We encourage students and families to supplement their savings by exploring grants, scholarships, federal and state student loans, and to consider the anticipated monthly payments on their total student loan debt and their expected future earnings before considering a private education loan.

This information is for borrowers attending degree-granting institutions only. Applications are subject to a requested minimum loan amount of $1,000. Credit criteria and eligibility requirements apply.


For more information or to apply, please visit their website.

On your application, remember to provide our school name Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, along with the department CCPD and our school code of 002629-95.  This information will be required.

An education loan option for Parents to assist their non-credit certificate students .

The Sallie Mae Parent Loan gives a parent or any credit worthy individual (including spouses, family members, and guardians) another option for financing college expenses for their student. Give the gift of education with a loan in your name and enjoy a choice of repayment options. Plus, the interest paid may be tax deductible.1

Get the money your student needs for school

  • Borrow up to 100% of your student’s school-certified cost of attendance2
  • Select between competitive variable or fixed interest rates

Parent Loan School Link


Sallie Mae® is pleased to be the first private student loan lender to offer a quarterly FICO® Score¹ to student borrowers with a new loan that disburses in AY 2014-15Sallie Mae® is pleased to be the first private student loan lender to offer a quarterly FICO® Score¹ to student borrowers with a new loan that disburses in AY 2014-15.

Eligible Sallie Mae private student loan customers will receive:

  • Their FICO® Scores quarterly, with personalized key factors influencing their scores.
  • Comprehensive credit score education online at
  • Information on how FICO® Scores are calculated and how they work.
  • Frequently asked questions about credit scores.

"By providing our student borrowers with their FICO® Scores, we're empowering them to take greater control of their financial wellness," said Charlie Rocha, senior vice president, Sallie Mae. "This is the latest in a series of new tools we're providing to our customers to enhance their financial knowledge and empower them to make educated financial decisions." Read the press release.

For more information, please contact your Sallie Mae representative.