Professional Development

Professional Development Staff

Erik VanDyck

Vice President, Business Development & Corporate Engagement

Bachelor of Applied Arts in Sports Studies, Central Michigan
Master of Science in General Administration, Central Michigan

Elizabeth Gawel

Office Coordinator, Business Development

Associate of Arts, Macomb Community College
Global Career Development Facilitator Certification, CCE, Oakland University


Professional Development Opportunities

Business Certificates

Your degree and professional experience have taken you far. A business certificate allows you to build on that strong foundation and sharpen your skills with a laser focus in your area of specialty.

Earning a business certification can help you:

  • Increase your earning potential and competitive advantage
  • Enhance your value in your current position
  • Evolve into a new role or make a career change
  • Demonstrate your commitment to continuous learning and skill development
  • Expand your professional network

Certification Prep Programs

Walsh also offers certification preparation programs for the following industry certifications:

Continuing Education Courses

Continuing education courses offered by Walsh may also qualify for advanced standing toward a corresponding degree:

Special Offerings