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)

You will receive a CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION with the number of contact hours earned.  You will NOT have the option of a letter grade/transcript unless you enroll through the NAU Graduate College and pay tuition and fees.   

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 the Affiliation Authorization form via email at least 2-3 weeks prior to the class start date.

Professional Growth Registration Form

Affiliation Authorization Form and Information(This form is due 2 WEEKS prior to the start of class, but we advise that you return the completed form ASAP to avoid the class filling up before the deadline.)

Enrollment Deadline

ALL Enrollment Documents are due via email or FAX no later than 2 weeks prior to the first day of class no later than midnight. 

(The Affiliation Authorization form is Required once per year.  This form is valid from June 1st through May 31 of each year.)                                       

IMPORTANT: If you do not get a confirmation email within 1 week of submitting the online registration form, contact SELECT at 928-523-9250 or 

To be added to SELECT's listserv, email us at today and please specify if you are interested in Professional Growth or Academic Credit. 


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. The cost of textbooks is the only cost to you.

Certificate of Completion

Professional Growth students will receive a Certificate of Completion listing the number of contact hours earned in the course as soon as the instructor has completed the grading process. 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= 0 contact hours. 

Note: 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