Professional Development Center

The jouRNey never ends at the University of Arkansas Little Rock for our students. Whether you are expanding your knowledge base in your specialty, branching out on new topics, or updating your skills, the Professional Development Center can help you reach your goals.

Our goal is to help you keep those educational flames burning, even for those working full time, in remote areas, or outside of Arkansas.

Let us help you stay on the cutting edge of practice.


I. Who We Are


The Professional Development Center at the University of Arkansas Little Rock is a self-sustaining program for the School of Nursing. We have received seed money from Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield to facilitate the continuing education of nurses.

Our mission is to provide state of the art, expert educational content delivered in multiple formats to meet the needs of healthcare professionals who are lifelong learners while fostering evidence-based practice for their patients.

II. Continuing Educational Courses


Let us help you with your continuing educational needs:

  1. Conferences/Workshops
  2. Evidence-Based Content
  3. Hybrid Coursework with Simulation Components
  4. Virtual Reality Options
  5. Nursing Grand Rounds
  6. Online Continuing Education Modules
  7. Podcasts – JouRNey
  8. Digital Transcripts with Repository to always have access to your Continuing Education Modules
  9. Support for lifelong learning

and many more.

III. Free Online Courses


For a list of sample FREE courses, click on the respective topics below.

  1. Title IX Training
  2. Career Services Center

Click the PDC Course Catalog icon below to go to the course content page.

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To contact us, click here.