Exam, Certificate, & Certification Preparations

The School of Extended Learning is dedicated to helping you reach your full potential by offering a variety of exam, certificate and certification preparations.


This course is intended to prepare applicants for the CADC exam. It has been approved for (21) CEU's from the Illinois Certification Board and/or as a 2 hour credit course to GSU students.

October 19-21, 2023, Zoom
Acquire strategies in math, reading comprehension, writing, and verbal and quantitative skills to improve GRE scores using acclaimed Cambridge test preparation materials. Fee includes textbook, practice tests, and all course materials.The course will be online via Go To Meeting

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Governors State University's licensure review course provides intense preparation for the LCSW exams.   This review course uses the most up-to-date examination materials from LEAP (Licensing ExAm Preparation Services, LLC) and reflects the latest information for the DSM-5. 

Start this course anytime, please contact Michelle msebasco@govst.edu to schedule your start date. 

August 28, 2023 to December 10, 2023, Online
Attention all counselors: Join us to prep for the NCE exams.

August 28, 2023 to December 17, 2023, Online Self-Paced Via Black Board
Acquire strategies on verbal skills, logic, critical reasoning, and analytical writing to improve LSAT scores. You will receive: Practice exams, Test taking strategies, Cambridge test prep books and Weekly take home assignments. Fee includes test prep materials.

October 14, 2023 to December 9, 2023, Governors State University
This is the approved training program for those interested in obtaining the new Short Term Substitute License available to candidates that hold an Associate's degree or 60 semester hours of coursework with the following stipulations:*Valid for sub teaching in all grades of the public schools (PreK-12) ONE SESSION ONLY - 3 AVAILABLE SESSIONS TO CHOOSE

This course contains no sessions
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