Featured Programs

GRE Prep Workshop

Next Class February 6, 2016

8:00 am - 5:00 pm          

ETSU's School of Graduate Studies and the Office of Professional Development in the School of Continuing Studies will offer a day-long workshop to assist prospective graduate school applicants to prepare for the Graduate Record Examination.

Participants in the workshop will receive morning coffee, lunch and five hours of instruction on the Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative, and Analytical Writing Measures of the GRE. They will also take three half-hour practice tests and receive scores for those tests along with advice on improving their scores.

ETSU Gilbreath Hall, Room 305/306.

Cost $85.00

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Call (800) 222-3878 with any questions or for more information!

Retirement Planning Today (Workshop is full, check back for upcoming workshops)

This is offered in two different workshops.  Please choose one or both.

Cost $79.00 per session


Session I January 28th & February 4th, 2016

Session II February 2nd & 9th, 2016

Retirement Planning Today will include discussions that are appropriate for investors with IRAs, 401(k)s, or Retirement Plans.  Secure Investment Management, LLC (SIM) is an SEC Registered Investment Advisor, offering advisory services in those states in which it has complied with all state notification filings.  SIM offers institutional-growth and income strategies for individual investors.

Thomas and Dr. Nancy Schilreff are co-founders of Schilreff Financial, a full-service Financial Advisory Firm, dedicated to Retirement Planning. They proudly assist pre-retirees and retirees with wealth preservations, income, estate and legacy planning in Tennessee, Virginia, North Carolina, Kentucky, Alabama and throughout the southeast.  Their credentials and educations, as well as their comprehensive focus on retirement planning, make them a unique, well-respected and trusted advisory team.

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Buffalo Mountain Songwriting Workshop with Ed Snodderly

Pre-registration required.

Four Sessions

6pm -9pm

Every Tuesday in February

This workshop consists of four sessions, held on consecutive Tuesdays in February.

It's not just what you say. It's about adding melody to the written word.  Join Ed Snodderly as he leads you in creating and discovering song ideas while developing your songwriting abilities.

Ed Snodderly has dedicated his life to the arts and is a well respected musician, writer, actor, and co-owner of one of the country's longest-running music venues, The Down Home, located in Johnson City, TN.  His low-key personal demeanor belies a wealth of accomplishments and talent that distinguishes him in the world of Southern music.

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Buffalo Mountain Writers Workshop: Poems and Possibilities

This is a hands-on workshop lasting four weeks, resulting in a number of polished and completed poems.  Discover new approaches to writing and experiment with verse in a group of fellow writers.

Dr. Ann Acker is a native of Johnson City, TN.  She has degrees from Milligan College, East Tennessee State University, and the University of Tennessee.  When she is not teaching English courses for Tusculum College and Northeast State Community College, she can be found at the bookstore or sightseeing in the Blue Ridge.  She likes Renaissance/Baroque music, children's books and hot tea on rainy nights.

Every Tuesday in February 6pm-9pm

ETSU Rogers-Stout Hall Main Campus

Cost $99.00

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Let Them Eat Cake! Part One

TV Chef Julie Voudrie

Let a Next Great Baker teach you how to make great cakes without opening a box! 

In this introductory course, TV Chef Julie Voudrie will guide you through a delicious hands-on journey covering a wide variety of practical cakes for all occasions:  Pound cakes, simple cake decoration, perfect for birthdays, homemade frostings and fillings.  And at the end you'll put it all together in a fun and exciting Cake Challenge just like the ones on TV!

Julie Voudrie was a contestant on TLC's Next Great Baker, Season 4, with Cake Boss Buddy Valastro, , where she and her daughter won the Hometown Dessert Challenge.  With a combined passion for baking and teaching, this mom of seven loves to encourage others to be confident in the kitchen and to create their own home-baked traditions.  Julie is now a regularly featured chef on WJHL-TV's, Daytime Tri-Cities and also does live baking demonstrations and inspirational talks throughout the region.

Cost $249.00

Thursdays 6pm-9pm

Beginning February 11th and ending on March 17th.

ETSU Hutchinson Hall Main Campus

For more information or to register click HERE

Professional In Human Resource Certificate Program

Course Description

The Professional in Human Resources Certificate Program is a rigorous program designed primarily for individuals seeking certification as a Professional in Human Resources (PHR®) from the HR Certification Institute (HRCI).

This strategic course supports career advancement by building confidence to manage HR challenges. You will benefit from learning from an instructor who is an experienced certified practitioner and by networking with other HR professionals. After successfully completing the program, you'll receive a certificate from East Tennessee State University as well as up to 2.2 continuing education units (CEUs).

Classes begin March 8th and will meet every Tuesday evening from 5:30pm-8:30pm on ETSU’s main campus, running for 8 weeks, with last class meeting on April 26th.

Cost is $700.00, which includes course materials. Each participant will receive the complete HRCP Program Print Edition.

ETSU Employees can use their employee benefit/audit form.  Click here for form.

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