Eagle Essentials

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Course Dates: January 5-16, 2021

Registration Period: December 1 to December 31, 2020

Drop/Transfer Deadline: January 4, 2021

Delivery Method: Online (live and recorded options)

Cost: FREE to current Emory University students and postdocs

Restrictions: One course registration per program participant

Program Benefits:

  1. Build out your co-curricular transcript with these non-credit courses
  2. Exclusive professional & academic skills courses
  3. Conveniently scheduled over concentrated winter break session
  4. Free instruction on topics relevant to life both inside and outside of the classroom

Lifelong learning begins as a student and continues long after leaving campus. Wherever you are in your journey, Emory provides opportunities to learn.  Take advantage of the winter break by enrolling in an academic or professional skills course offered by Emory Continuing Education (ECE) in partnership with multiple departments within Emory College and the Laney Graduate School, Emory Libraries, the Emory Career Center, and the Emory Center for Innovation, The Hatchery.

Explore the full catalog of course options below, by subject area:

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Registration for Eagle Essentials courses will begin on Tuesday, December 1 and run through December 31, 2020. Courses do have maximum enrollments, so please register early if you are very interested in a particular course. Registration is done entirely online, and you can find instructions by clicking "How to Register" at the top of this page.

Drop/Transfer Requests

All requests to drop or transfer from a course must be sent to EagleEssentials@emory.edu before January 4, 2021.


Eagle Essentials courses are open to all Emory University undergraduate, graduate, and professional school students. Students may register for only one course.

Schedule and Delivery

Courses will run from January 5-16, 2021. Depending on which course you choose, you may have one or more course meetings—or none for asynchronous courses. Be sure to click the "View Details" link beside the "Schedule and Location" area for each course before registering.

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