Our online course registration system is temporarily unavailable due to scheduled maintenance. Please register by phone at 713-348-4803 during our normal business hours of 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.  You can also reach us by email at We apologize for any inconvenience.
  • Nonprofit Finance Certificate

    This certificate program, designed by nonprofit chief financial officers, professors and finance professionals, will help nonprofit staff and service provider employees understand the best practices of nonprofit finance.

    Classroom-Format Application Deadline: Friday, December 12, 2014

    Learn more about the Nonprofit Finance Certificate.

  • College Readiness Summit

    This one-day conference is designed to build awareness within the education community about the essential skills needed to prepare students to be successful in college.Who should attend: Administrators, counselors, teachers and parents. 

    When: Wednesday, December 3, 2014, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
    Where: Rice University, Houston, Texas

    Learn more about the College Readiness Summit.

  • Our New Home

    Thanks to the generosity of more than 400 donors, we have moved into the new D. Kent and Linda C. Anderson and Robert L. and Jean T. Clarke Center. We are thrilled for you to join us as we continue to grow in our new home.


    See why we’re so excited about the Anderson-Clarke Center.

  • Learn with Us from Anywhere

    A growing number of courses at the Glasscock School of Continuing Studies are offered in convenient online or hybrid formats. These courses provide the opportunity to experience Rice and achieve your goals from almost anywhere.


    Explore our online course offerings.



    We currently offer two master’s degrees: The Master of Liberal Studies (MLS) and the Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT). The MLS program is designed for adults seeking an intellectual challenge and who enjoy being part of a learning community, and the MAT program provides extensive study of critical issues in education and effective pedagogy for diverse learners.

    Learn more about the application process for MLS or MAT

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