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Heinemann Workshops: Credit Information

Receive Graduate Credit at University of Massachusetts Global for Heinemann Workshops and Institutes

University of Massachusetts Global logoHeinemann Professional Development and University of Massachusetts Global are pleased to offer an Independent Study Practicum. After satisfactory completion of your workshop or Institute, you can enroll in an independent study practicum to earn 1-3 semester units of graduate level professional development credit.

Note: these credits are professional development units that are not part of a degree program but instead are primarily used for professional advancement (such as salary increment steps and recertification).

Please review requirements below and check the course description to be sure this credit option is available.

Graduate Credit from UMass Global If you are considering enrolling for graduate credit, please review the following information:

  1. Course Work: You are required to develop practical activities based on the workshop or Institute and submit a paper describing these activities. Assignments depend on how many credits you choose and the number of days you attended the Workshop or Institute. The details can be found here.
  2. Registration Deadline: You may enroll for the UMass Global Practicum within 30 days of attending the workshop or institute.
  3. Number/Type of Credits: 1-3 semester hours of graduate professional development credit; these credits receive a letter grade.
  4. Fees: There is a fee of $75.00 for 1 credit, $150.00 for 2 credits, and $225.00 for 3 credits.
  5. Payment Method: Credit fees are payable in full at registration by credit card (Visa, MasterCard, or Discover) or check.

How to Enroll for the UMass Global Graduate Credit Practicum
The Registration link and course requirements for follow up course work are available at:

You may register online or by faxing or mailing your registration form.

Please register as soon after completing the workshop as possible, but no later than 30 days after the workshop date.

If you want to order an official copy of your transcript after grade has been posted, please go to: FAQs and follow instructions.

Questions or Difficulties?
If you have any questions about the process, please contact:

Heinemann Workshops
Phone: 800.541.2086, ext. 1151, 8:30-5:00, ET

University of Massachusetts Global
Phone: 800.632.0094
Fax: 949.754.1337