Delgado Community College Offers Hundreds of Online Courses for Individuals to Keep Busy During the COVID-19 Crisis

Courses provide virtual learning opportunities for individuals seeking professional development or personal enrichment

Delgado Community College’s Continuing Education and Professional Development Department offer a wide variety of affordable and highly interactive career training programs and non-credit online courses that make it easy for individuals to study entirely over the internet. Designed for individuals with varying educational backgrounds and goals, the Continuing Education online course suite presents multiple learning opportunities for those seeking professional development or personal enrichment including Speed SpanishGrant WritingProject ManagementInterior Design and more. While there are multiple session start dates offered throughout the year, the upcoming sessions will begin on April 15. 

“As the world continues to adjust to the social distancing mandates caused by the ever-evolving COVID-19, we understand how important online learning is now more than ever,” said Kim Tubre, Delgado’s Director of Corporate, Community, and Continuing Education. “Our Continuing Education online course suite is not only convenient but affordable and is ideal for personal enrichment, career development, employee training, and life-long learning.”

Delgado’s online career training programs are designed to provide the skills necessary to acquire professional level positions for many in-demand occupations. The programs are developed by a team of professionals from each respective field, providing students with effective web-based learning programs. To enhance the online learning experience, instructors are actively involved by responding to any questions or concerns that students may have throughout the course as well as encouraging and motivating them to succeed.

The online personal and professional development courses are geared towards individuals who want to enhance their value at work, make home their new workplace, or simply enrich their lives by increasing their knowledge. There are hundreds of short, engaging courses that are designed to deliver skills quickly and with the support of expert instructors.
To register or learn more about Delgado’s Continuing Education and Professional Development online course suite, visit or contact the department at (504) 671-6474 or

About Delgado Community College
Delgado Community College will celebrate 100 years of service to the New Orleans region in 2021. The oldest and largest community college in Louisiana, Delgado provides instruction online and at seven locations. Fully accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Delgado offers students the most comprehensive array of education and training services available in the 10-parish New Orleans region. Additionally, Delgado has articulation agreements with most of the state’s four-year colleges and universities that allow students to transfer their Delgado credits to bachelor’s degree programs. As well as offering degrees and transferable college credits, Delgado provides diplomas and certificates in many professional and technical areas. Workforce development is a priority at Delgado, hence the college’s well-known motto: “Education that works!”