Get the skills and get to work – fast!

You have goals. Get the edge you need and the skills required to take your career to the next level. Continuing Education and Workforce Development serves the community with skills-based instruction focused on preparing individuals for high-demand occupations in less than 6 months – typically including a state or national certification and hands-on experience. Some courses will lead to new careers or a better career, while other classes are just for fun. This division also assists businesses of all sizes with their personnel training needs and professional development. Plus, many programs are eligible for financial aid that can make tuition free.

CEWD Pathways & Programs

Computers & IT

Industrial Training

Health Career Training

Personal Enrichment

Culinary & Hospitality

Professional Development Online Programs

Real Estate


Scholarship may be available for current residents of South Carolina enrolled or planning to enroll in eligible workforce training programs. Click here to see eligible programs.

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We’re here to help you succeed. Please contact us if you have questions, need additional information or want assistance registering for a class.

Rhonda Anderson

Allied Health Program Administrator


Beaufort Mather Campus, Bldg. 22, Rm. 105

Mary Lee Carns

Vice President for Institutional Advancement & External Relations


Beaufort Mather Campus, Bldg. 12, Rm. 211

Melanie Gallion

Director of Business & Workforce Solutions


Beaufort Mather Campus, Bldg. 12, Rm. 214

Michael Ricks

Interim CE Director/Criminal Justice Instructor


Beaufort Mather Campus, Bldg. 16, Rm. 124