DigiPen offers Continuing Education courses for adults looking to explore a range of educational topics, including game development, drawing, and ceramics. Continuing Education courses are taught at DigiPen's campus in Redmond, WA (near Seattle). Additionally, some courses are now offered online using synchronous web conferencing technology.
Continuing Educations courses are one evening per week for 12 weeks for a total of 36 hours of instruction. For students who enroll in a DigiPen Introductory Study (DIS) course, DigiPen is authorized by the Washington Workforce Training Board to grant three Continuing Education Units (CEU) upon completion for participants with a high school diploma or GED certificate.
Dates: January 12 to April 20*
Dates: January 13 to April 14**
Dates: January 14 to April 8
Dates: January 15 to April 9
Registration Deadline: Monday, January 5
All Courses: No Class March 2 through March 6 for Spring Break Vacation
* No class Monday, January 29 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day
* No class Monday, February 16 in observance of President’s Day
** No class Tuesday, February 3 for Founders Day
Courses are scheduled to begin the week of Monday, January 12, 2015. Each course is taught once per week for a total of 12 weeks. Unless otherwise noted, courses are scheduled on weeknight evenings from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm and will be taught at DigiPen’s campus in Redmond:
Online classes are taught using synchronous web conferencing technology. Students are required to have broadband access and may be required to have software not provided by DigiPen.
For more details regarding the online course system requirements, contact continuing[at]digipen[dot]edu or call (425) 629-5061.
There is a $35 registration fee.
Courses with the introductory study "DIS" designation are $595 per course. Ceramics courses are $330 per course.
Admission to DigiPen Institute of Technology’s Continuing Education program is open to anyone who is 18 years of age or older or has:
Continuing Education Units (CEU) are only available to participants with a high school diploma or GED certificate.
Please note that courses with the DAS designation may have specific skill prerequisites (noted in the course description). Matriculated DigiPen students should have completed their sophomore-level courses to attend DAS designated classes.
The registration deadline for Spring 2015 courses is Monday, January 5, 2015. Please note the refund policy as outlined on the registration form. Late enrollments are accepted if there is room.
DigiPen Institute of Technology
9931 Willows Road NE
Redmond, WA 98052
*A note regarding online registrations: DigiPen students/graduates should already be in the online system, which will automatically apply the discount for DAS courses. If you register online but do not receive the discount, please email continuing[at]digipen[dot]edu.
**Please note: DigiPen's Continuing Education courses do not fall within the scope of ACCSC accreditation.