Professional Growth (certificate of contact hours)
All SELECT courses are Graduate Level and are completed in a shortened amount of time, 5 or 8 weeks. Professional Growth students can earn up to 45 contact hours per course depending on the letter grade achieved. (A=45, B=30, C=15, D/F=0)
If you wish to enroll for Professional Growth, please click on the link below and complete the registration form. Please also download, complete and return via email, the Affiliation Authorization form if you haven't completed one since June 1st , 2015.
* Spring 2016 Professional Growth Registration Form
* Spring 2016 Course Descriptions
* Affiliation Authorization Form and Information
ALL Enrollment Documents are due no later than 2 weeks prior to the first day of class. The enrollment deadline dates are as follows:
1st 5-wk session 1/19 - 2/19/16 Forms due - 1/5/16
1st 8-wk session 1/19 - 3/11/16 Forms due - 1/5/16
2nd 5-wk session 2/22 - 4/1/16 Forms due - 2/8/16
2nd 8-wk session 3/21 - 5/13/16 Forms due - 3/7/16
3rd 5-wk session 4/4 - 5/6/16 Forms due - 3/21/16
(The Affiliation Authorization form is Required once per year. If you have submitted this form after June 1, 2015, you do not need to submit another one until May 31, 2016.)
IMPORTANT: If you do not get a confirmation email within 24 hours of submitting the online registration form, contact Nicole Chase, Administrative Assistant, at 928-523-9250 or Nicole.Chase@nau.edu.
To be added to our listserv, email us at SELECT@nau.edu today.
SELECT classes taken under the Professional Growth Status are free to public and charter school employees, paraeducators and parents.
Please note that students taking classes for Professional Growth will NOT have access to an official transcript. If you need an official transcript, please refer to the NAU Credit enrollment section on the SELECT main page.
You may be expected to purchase a textbook or two for a SELECT class. Your course syllabus (which you should receive prior to the first class session) will list information about the textbook and purchasing information. If you have not received your course syllabus after enrolling, please contact SELECT to ask for a syllabus.
All enrollment forms for Professional Growth MUST be received TWO WEEKS prior to the first day of class. However, we recommend that you return the completed Affiliation Authorization form as soon as possible to avoid being Administratively Dropped due to the class filling up before the deadline.
Certificate of Completion
Professional Growth students will receive a Certificate of Completion listing the number of contact hours earned in the course. Please note, you will NOT have access to an official transcript when taking courses for Professional Growth. Contact hours will be awarded based on the grade received in the course: A=45 contact hours, B=30 contact hours, C=15 contact hours, D/F= no credit. Contact hours are NOT transferable to academic credit. For academic credit, you must enroll as an NAU tuition paying student prior to participating in any class.
To request a hard copy of your certificate, please email SELECT@nau.edu.