You can set your own user name, though we generally recommend that you use something simple to remember, like your email address. You will need your user name and password to register online. If you've forgotten your user name or password, visit the Aceware password reset webpage to look up your password. If you've never registered with us before, you can set up your user name and password when you register for the first time.
A certificate program is an extensive course or series of courses designed to prepare you for a specific function.
A certification is a recognized credential that confirms your ability in a particular area. Certifications are often offered through professional organizations and usually require passing an exam or series of exams.
Many of the certificate programs that we offer here prepare you for a specific certification exam.
If you must cancel you must notify us in writing by email or fax at least three business days before the course begins. If you want to substitute or transfer, please notify us by phone or fax at least three business days before the course begins. There is a $20 processing fee for cancellations, and $10 fee for transfers or student substitutions. For courses costing $200 or more, the processing charge is 10% of the total fee. NO refunds will be given on cancellations made within three business days of the course starting date. If the University of North Georgia cancels a course for any reason, you will be contacted and you will receive a full refund.
Participants may substitute one student for another if notification is made by phone or fax at least three working days before the course begins. Substitutions will not be granted within three working days before the course begins. Substitutions will not be granted within three working days of the course starting date and no refund will be given. There is a $10 substitution fee for each participant/course.
Participants may transfer to another class of equal or greater cost for a fee of $10, if notification is made by phone or fax at least three working days before the course begins. The class to which one transfers must already be scheduled, and transfers must be made within the same fiscal year (July 1 - June 30). Transfer requests made within three working days of the course starting date will not be granted, and no refund will be given.
Participants aged 62 and older are eligible for a 10% discount off of the regular course fee. Those seniors who wish to take advantage of the discount must self-identify, and register in-person at any campus with proper ID. The Senior Citizen Discount may not be combined with other discounts. Discounts do not apply to on-line classes, music lessons, Recreation Memberships or travel programs.
Visit our Contact Our Team page, where you can find phone numbers and email addresses for key contacts within Continuing Education, who will be glad to answer your questions. You may also call our office at 678-717-2377.
Continuing Education instructors and participants shall refer to the Office of Public Safety website in the event of inclement weather (http://ung.edu/emergency.php). Please be advised that if a campus is closed for any reason, Continuing Education activities are also canceled.