Message from the Director

The University of Alaska Anchorage Community & Technical College (CTC) enhances, promotes and provides quality education and training that is responsive to the needs of lifelong learners in a changing world through leadership collaboration within the community.

The Continuing Education Department has seen tremendous growth this past year. More than 20 companies received valuable workforce and professional development training for employees. Over 2,000 individuals attended classes from around the state. 

Our goal is to continue bringing new and innovative educational training and programs to you, your family, and your business. We've stacked the schedule with dynamic opportunities to enhance skills for work and to allow for interesting new activities and hobbies. So go ahead –browse the schedule and get to a classroom soon.

If you work with a company needing onsite training, give us a call. We specialize in bringing training to you, when you want it and how you need it. We want to be YOUR key to professional development, job readiness, and lifelong learning.

Dana Thorp Patterson, Director                                                                                                                                                             Continuing Education Department  

We Train. You Grow. Alaska Succeeds.

We Train. You Grow. Alaska Succeeds.

The Continuing Education Department prides itself on being connected with the communities of Alaska. We want to be YOUR provider for workplace and professional development, as well as personal enrichment and community education.

We are committed to excellence in training and in the learning environment so that you succeed and Alaska succeeds in turn. Browse our schedule to find a course that fits your professional and personal learning needs. Don't see what you need? Our program developers are  ready to create courses that are in demand. Call or email us today!

We provide on-site training, corporate training, seated courses, and online courses.

Our Affiliations

The Continuing Education Department and our team of trainers are proud to be affiliated with the following organizations that support training, education, and professional development.

AAACE                      AACC_Bannerlogo
ANPAANPA               astd_ak-logo_sm                iacet-logo           LERN                 logo_nccet     
   NAWDP           UPCEA