Continuing Education

Learn. Achieve. Enrich. 

build your skills for a better future!

Continuing Education expands the reach of Gulf Coast State College’s academic programs by providing courses to enhance careers, enrich lives and contribute to improving our workforce. Whether you want to develop a new skill, learn a new hobby or advance your career, GCSC Continuing Education is committed to learners at all stages of life. We provide Customized Training, Workforce Development, Professional Development, Business Education, Healthcare Training, Online Education, and Personal Enrichment courses. Gulf Coast State College started as a community college and will always be committed to serving Bay County and beyond.

Learn more about our Courses

education encore

Registration for Spring is now open!

Spring 2022 Encore begins January 21.


CPR for healthcare, business, and community

Healthcare Certifications and Continuing Education

Certification courses

CEU courses

personal enrichment

Students of all ages enjoy unique learning experiences year-round through Continuing Education classes. Enjoy programs in the arts, culinary, graphic design, photography, languages, writing, and so much more that will enrich the daily lives of a lifelong learner. Community education offers personal enrichment programs for you to develop new skills, explore new interests, and improve your life.


Graphic Design - Adobe courses

Learn a Language

Personal Development

Preppers Boot Camp Series

Lara Herter

(850) 873-3583

online education

Due to the ever-changing landscape of this world and workforce, be proactive and update your skills. Reassess your talents to determine how short-term training will provide the edge to secure another job or advance your career. Take the next step in the process of gaining your edge in the workforce, commit to a wellness program and develop a new interest. 

Advanced Career Training

Healthcare Certification

Healthcare CEUs

Computer Training

Insurance Pre-licensure & Continuing Education 

Six Week Personal Development Courses

Lifestyle & Wellness

Sherrie Lock
(850) 872-3819

Advanced Placement summer Institute

Advanced Placement Summer Institute

Contact us today!

Business & Industry - Personal Enrichment  - APSI - Encore
Lara Herter
(850) 873-3583

Healthcare & Environmental - CPR - SHRM
Sherrie Lock
(850) 872-3819