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Frequently Asked Questions

The following is a list of most commonly asked questions:

How do I create a new user account?
What courses do you currently offer?
How do I register for a course?
Which methods of payment do you accept online?
What is the cancellation policy if I am unable to attend?
How do I cancel a registration?
What do I do if I've lost my password?
How can I find out what courses I'm registered in?

How do I create a new user account?

In order to register for courses online, you must have an account with College of Charleston Center for Continuing and Professional Education. Creating an account gives you online access to enroll in courses, view your registration history, change your address and more.

You can go to our Sign up page to create a new account. Note: you must have an email address to set up an account with us.

What courses do you currently offer?

Select one of the Lookup Courses links (in the left navigation bar) to see the list of courses we currently offer.

How do I register for a course?

To register for a course:
  1. Look Up Course - look up the course you want to enroll in on our Course Listing page.

  2. Add to Enrollment Card - click the Add to Enrollment Card button on the Course Information page to start the registration process.

  3. Logon - log on to the system. Note: if you're already logged on, this step will be skipped.

  4. Add More Courses - if you are enrolling in other courses, click the Add More Courses button and repeat steps 1, 2, and 4. Otherwise, continue to step 6.

  5. Register for Selected Courses - once you have added all the desired courses to your Enrollment Card, click the Finish Registration button to continue the registration process.

  6. Supplemental Data - some courses require additional registration information (i.e. T-Shirt size, meal preference, etc.). If the course you enrolled in has additional registration information requirements, the Supplemental Data page now opens for you to enter your information. Click the Submit button after entering the information to continue.

  7. Make Payment - Payment can be submitted online or by invoice. To pay online, enter the appropriate information in the Credit Card Information area on the checkout page. Then select the Payment Service button to access our online payment service. To pay by invoice, enter your invoice information, then click Submit Invoice.

  8. Registration Confirmed - the Registration Confirmation page now opens notifying you that you are enrolled in the course(s). A confirmation email with the registration specifics is also sent to your email address. At this time, you can safely log off the system.


Which methods of payment do you accept online?

We currently accept Masercard and American Express only for online payments. Cash, checks and credit card payments (Discover, Mastercard and American Express only) are accepted in our main office:

5300 International Blvd, Bldg B, Suite 100

North Charleston, SC 29418

What is the cancellation policy if I am unable to attend?

Full Refund: A full refund will be issued for all courses, seminars and workshops cancelled by the College of Charleston.

Partial Refund: A full refund minus an administrative fee will be charged for registrations cancelled before the start date of the program.

No Refund: Normally, no refunds will be issued for cancellations after the start date of the program.

Appeals: Appeals for refunds after the start date should be submitted to the Director of the Center for Continuing Education and Professional Development.

How do I cancel a registration?

You cannot cancel a registration online. To cancel a registration, you must contact:


843.953.6684
north@cofc.edu *

*Please include your full name and address, registration details for the course you want to cancel (i.e. course code, title, and dates) and a day time phone number where we can contact you.

What do I do if I've lost my password?

You can send a request for your password to be sent to your email address on our Lookup Password page.

How can I find out what courses I'm registered in?

To see a list of courses in which you are enrolled, visit the Registration History page then click the appropriate button:
  • Upcoming Courses - view a list of your upcoming courses with dates and location
  • Completed Courses - view a list of completed courses with the hours/ceus/grades earned