Purposeful learning with
Life-shaping courses and programs co-developed with leading organizations such as Skillup Online, IBM, and Microsoft.
Founded in 1890, PLU has a long and highly successful history of integrating professional studies with civic engagement across the world. Based in Tacoma, Washington, it’s been earmarked as having one of the best business schools in the USA, and has consistently ranked as one of the top 15 universities in the west.
Through SkillUp Online’s mentored learning environment, PLU offers technical programs in high-demand specialisms such as artificial intelligence.
Finely-tuned soft skills are critical for success in both professional and personal life.
Expand your skill-set now and reap the rewards throughout your career.
Coach and Director, Human Skills at Skill-Up Technologies
I spent over 25 years as a manager, director, and consultant in the IT industry. Learning on countless customer management and leadership experiences, I’ve learned what it takes to motivate and inspire both individuals and organizations at companies like IBM, Word Perfect, Novell, Attachmate, and Microsoft.
Earn career-enhancing Certificates of Completion from the renowned Pacific Lutheran University and gain fully accredited Professional Certification from top industry organizations.
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Pacific Lutheran University is partnering with SkillUp Online to deliver high quality online professional development classes and certificates to the global community.
Both our institutions believe in empowering a diverse group of people worldwide for career advancement. Our classes represent valuable, accessible, affordable resources for those who want to improve their technology and soft business skills.
This collaboration between SkillUp Online and Pacific Lutheran University offers tremendous opportunities to learners keen to connect with the university, wherever they live.
PLU’s quest to empower individuals to excel in both their careers and their lives wholly resonates with our goal of providing support, choice, and knowledge to people seeking to skill up and succeed.
SkillUp Online’s mission is to inspire individuals to embrace lifelong learning. I believe this aligns perfectly with Pacific Lutheran University’s ethos of helping students discern their life’s vocation through coursework, mentorship, and practical experience.
This collaboration enables both institutions to provide valuable resources to learners across the globe through a world-engaged purposeful learning environment.