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Extended Campus brings together continuing and professional education offerings from programs across The University of Texas at Austin, connecting learners at all stages of their careers with leading faculty at one of the nation's top public universities.

New Speakers Bureau Offers Access to Vast Community of UT Experts

Feb. 20, 2024
The University of Texas at Austin has launched its first-ever University-wide speakers bureau, a new program that makes it easier for organizations to learn about and hire experts and leaders from across the UT community as their event and conference speakers.

Richard Rhodes named Austinite of the Year by Austin Chamber

Dec. 19, 2023
The Austin Chamber has named Richard Rhodes, Ph.D., former chancellor of Austin Community College District—and longest-serving chancellor in the college’s 50-year history—as the 2023 Austinite of the Year.

What's Next with Dr. Art Markman: Helping educators close the technology gap in their classrooms

Aug. 14, 2023
Access to technology and digital literacy are increasingly important in all aspects of society, and this is no different in the classroom. Dr. Art Markman highlights how the Learning, Equity, Action and Design Graduate Certificate equips teachers with the skills and tools to empower their students and bridge the digital divide.

UT Austin's Extended Campus shares "What's Next" for Military men and women looking to advance their careers

July 24, 2023
On the eve of "Hire a Veteran Day," Dr. Art Markman discusses how professional credentials can help military professionals advance their military careers and transition to the civilian workforce. This segment spotlights the Project Management Professional Program, and how it benefits veterans no matter their career path.

What's Next with Dr. Art Markman: The Tower Fellows Program offers a unique opportunity for successful adults

June 12, 2023
Discovering the next step in an educational journey can be challenging, especially for older adults. In this installment, Dr. Art Markman discusses how The Tower Fellows Program offers successful professionals the opportunity to rekindle their passion for learning while gaining special access to resources and events across the UT campus.

What's Next with Dr. Art Markman: UT Austin's Extended Campus certificate program meets growing demand for paralegals

May 22, 2023
The demand for paralegal services is expected to grow by 14% by 2031. As the unsung heroes of the legal profession, paralegals play a vital role in law firms, government agencies, and increasingly in corporate legal teams. Dr. Art Markman explores how UT's Paralegal Certificate Program can help you pivot to this growing field, no matter where you are in your career.

What's Next with Dr. Art Markman: UT offers unique design program focused on health

April 10, 2023
Innovation in healthcare hinges on a human-centered approach to designing health systems with the goal of benefiting patients. Dr. Art Markman discusses how UT's MA in Design focused on Health combines traditional health sciences with principles of the arts and humanities to re-imagine healthcare as we know it.

The Technology Skills Every Employee Should Have Today

March 21, 2023
Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office just doesn't cut it in the modern data-driven marketplace. Just about every professional position demands a higher degree of technical proficiency, especially as remote work becomes normalized.

What's Next with Dr. Art Markman: AI poised to become the professional field of the future

March 6, 2023
Artificial intelligence and machine learning jobs have jumped by almost 75% over the past four years, and they are poised to keep growing. Dr. Art Markman discusses the next steps for professionals who are ready to break into this rapidly growing field.

University Of Texas, EdX Team Up To Offer New Online MS In Artificial Intelligence

Jan. 26, 2023
The University of Texas at Austin is partnering with edX, a leading online learning platform founded by Harvard and MIT a decade ago, to offer a low-cost, online Master of Science degree in Artificial Intelligence (MSAI).

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For press and media requests, the Extended Campus can provide information on continuing and professional education programs offered by colleges and schools across the university and help connect journalists with faculty experts on a variety of subjects related to continuing and professional education.



Jan. 26, 2023: AI Master’s Program Launches With Ability to Serve Thousands

Nov. 11, 2022: Commitment to Military Community Reflected in Rankings and Programming

Aug. 18, 2022: UT Evolving for Workers Reskilling in Wake of Great Resignation

Jun. 29, 2021: Art Markman Named Vice Provost for Continuing and Professional Education at UT Austin

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