Online Career Training Programs

McNeese State University, in partnership with ed2go, offers online open enrollment programs designed to provide the skills necessary to acquire professional level positions for many in-demand occupations.

Our programs are designed by a team of professionals from each respective field, providing you with effective web-based learning programs. Instructors/mentors are actively involved in your online learning experience, responding to any questions or concerns, as well as encouraging and motivating you to succeed.

13 Programs

Art and Design

Online graphic design and web design programs make it easy for you to learn new skills or transition to a new career.

  • Animation
  • Graphic Arts
  • Web Design
  • and MORE!
89 Programs


Online management training and business skills programs can help you enter a new career field or advance your current skillset.

  • Lean Six Sigma
  • PMP
  • Accounts Payable
  • and MORE!
28 Programs

Computer Apps

Earn Microsoft certifications, learn QuickBooks, or even Photoshop.

  • Microsoft
    • Excel
    • Word
  • QuickBooks
  • Photoshop
  • And more...
16 Programs

Computer Science

Prepare for a career in software development or web development with online programming courses and programs.

  • Java
  • C#
  • HTML5
  • And more...
42 Programs

Construction & Trades

The convenience of online construction training allows you to learn new concepts and skills at your own pace and in the comfort of your own home.

  • Construction
  • Environmental and Energy
  • Trades
  • Transportation
  • and MORE!
71 Programs

Health and Fitness

Whether you’re seeking a career in the health sector or want to earn a fitness certification, these online training programs can help you start or advance a rewarding career in helping people lead healthier lives.

  • Dental
  • Fitness
  • Medical
  • and MORE!
27 Programs


Making a career out of helping others can be incredibly rewarding. These online hospitality training programs can help you get started.

  • Travel Agent
  • Wedding Planner
  • Pastry Artist
  • and MORE!
66 Programs

Information Technology

Start your career in IT with foundational understanding of the industry. If you’re an advanced professional, prepare for in-demand IT certifications, to advance your career.

  • IT Support
  • Cloud Computing
  • Ethical Hacker
  • and MORE!
2 Programs


Take your love for languages and turn it into a career with our online training programs.

  • Interpreter
  • Translator
14 Programs


Did you know you can earn your paralegal certificate online? You can also become a Certified Mediator and Arbitrator. Each of these online training programs enables you to prepare for various legal careers.

  • Legal Secretary
  • Paralegal
  • Court Reporter
  • and MORE!
8 Programs


Whether you want to run an in-home daycare or want to learn more about child development, these online trainings are perfect for teachers or hopeful childcare professionals, alike.

  • TEFL Certification
  • Child Development Associate
  • Teacher's Aide
  • and MORE!
2 Programs


Careers in writing are difficult to break into, even if you have a degree in writing studies. These online writing courses will teach you specialty careers and techniques to give you an edge within the industry.

  • Technical Writer Manager
  • Certified Technical Writer
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Externship Programs








We know that entering a new career can be tough if you lack the experience required to get a job. But what if your career training program could help you break through that barrier?

Select Career Training Programs now include an optional externship following successful completion of your program, so you can obtain hands-on experience, bolster your resume, and break into your new career.

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Virtual Career Center








You're contemplating a new career and with that, a career training program... But what kind of assistance will you receive once you complete?

Your Virtual Career Center offers support and guidance in taking the next step after completing your Career Training Program. It allows you to access industry market data, current job opportunities, and so much more.

Support for Potential Students


Monday - Thursday - 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Support for Enrolled Students


Financial Assistance

Financing is available for students who would like to pay for their program over a longer period of time. Click on the link above for more information.