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College of Extended Learning

The College of Extended Learning provides lifelong learning opportunities for different stages in your life, ranging from high school, college, and career to retirement. The College of Extended Learning can help you expand your knowledge opportunities.

Mission Statement

The College of Extended Learning (CEL) helps learners of all ages and backgrounds achieve their continuing education goals by providing access to University degrees, certificate programs, professional development and personal enrichment programs. Working in partnership with campus academic departments and drawing on resources in the community, CEL develops high-quality and financially self-supporting education programs that are offered locally, nationally, and internationally.

Vision Statement

CEL is recognized as a leader in providing continuing education programs to learners of all ages and backgrounds. Its programs serve the Inland Empire, the State of California, and audiences nationally and internationally. CEL has become an integral and essential outreach arm of the University by developing excellent market-driven educational programs in collaboration with CSUSB's academic colleges and departments. CEL programs have a significant impact on workforce improvement, which provides a positive effect on economic development within our region and beyond. As a gateway to the university's expansive resources, the College enables individuals to realize their lifelong learning goals of professional excellence and personal enrichment. With a focus on innovation and needs of learners, CEL strives to bring every aspect of continuing education within reach of the local, national and international community.

For more information visit the College of Extended Learning website