Continuing education, seminars and courses

Continuing education, seminars and noncredit courses
Why be a part of Osher@Mizzou

We are dedicated to making Osher membership and participation affordable and accessible to Columbia area residents over 50 who wish to be involved. Register online. Read more

The election, the eclipse and more: Osher@Mizzou fall programming

Throughout the academic year, Osher will feature programming related to the total solar eclipse of Aug. 21, 2017, including a Sept. 9 seminar presented by Angela Speck, astrophysicist and director of astronomy. Read more

Podcasts examine police and racial conflict

Listen to Osher Lifelong Learning Institute presentations What's Up with Ferguson and Why Cops Pull the Trigger. Read more

Website shows impact of land-grant universities

Online resource provides access to research and extension impact statements across state and university lines. Read more

Learn how MU Extension is improving lives and solving problems

The 2014 Annual Report highlights the programs and activities of the past year that are improving lives, communities and businesses across the state. MU remains strongly committed to the land-grant mission of practical education for all. Read more

MU Extension helps high school dropouts re-engage with education

A program from MU Extension's Missouri Training Institute (MTI) provides training for educators who help dropouts seeking their high school equivalency credentials. Watch the video. Read more

ASPCA provides $50,000 grant

Grant from the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals will provide scholarship opportunities for students studying animal cruelty investigation at the MU Extension Law Enforcement Training Institute. Read more

Teaching guide now available for Tom Benton's Missouri

The guide comes in two versions, a colorful version for use on computers and tablets and a white paper background version for printing. Read more

Program helps RNs learn leadership skills

In today's nursing homes and other long-term care facilities, registered nurses are often called upon to serve not just as clinicians, but as leaders and managers as well. Watch the video. Read more

Who Nursing Outreach serves

Included in the nearly 3,000 professional nurses served by MU Nursing Outreach in 2010-11, were residents of 79 counties, as well as the 12 other states. Read more

Teaching firefighters to identify suspicious fires

instructor Dean Martin monitors the progress of a fire in a burn cell simulation. MU Extension celebrates the 30th anniversary of the founding of the Fire and Rescue Training Institute. Watch the video. Read more

Protect and serve

University of Missouri Extension provides basic and advanced training to members of law enforcement. More than 800 students from Missouri and 32 other states are served by the Law Enforcement Training Institute. Read more