The Center for Professional Development


2013-2014 Professional Development Program

Registration and Fees
      Basic tuition for full-day (9am-3:30pm) workshops is $125 and includes a light lunch. Tuition for half-day workshops is $65 and does not include lunch.  Tuition for afternoon (12:30-5:30pm) workshops is $110. Limited discounts are available on full-day workshops.
      Certificate program discounts are dependent upon full tuition payment at time of registration; incremental payments for certificate programs are billed at the standard workshop rate.
     Payment is expected no later than one week prior to the date of training. Some multi-session trainings (ex: Mediation programs; Clinical Certificate; Spanish; Mindfulness) require payment in full prior to the first session.
      Class size is limited to 25, with a minimum of 12, unless indicated otherwise. Checks are to be made payable to "Bryn Mawr College". Unpaid balances will be monitored by the Bryn Mawr College Controller’s Office. 

Discounts (limited)
Full-day tuition is $95 for current BMCGSSWSR students. Tuition is $110 for Bryn Mawr College alumnae/i, faculty and staff, and field instructors of current BMCGSSWSR students.  There is no discount for half-day seminars.

Continuing Education and Act 48 Credit
Most trainings offer CEUs for social workers, professional counselors and marriage and family therapists. A number of trainings also offer Act 48 credits. Full day programs offer six credits (excluding the CBT and DSM courses which offer 5 CEUs/session); half day programs offer three credits. Continuing education certificates are distributed at the close of trainings. There will be a $10 charge for replacement certificates.

Multi-Session Certificate and Series Information
Presentation of all sections of multi-session programs relies on adequate participant registration.  Should a session be canceled due to insufficient enrollment, participants will receive a refund of tuition paid for the canceled session.

Refund Policy

  • 100% of a course registration fee may be transferred by participant to another training scheduled in the current Professional Development series.
  • 50% of fee is forfeited by participant if training is dropped and is not replaced with another training scheduled in the current Professional Development series.
  • 100% refund if training is cancelled
  • No fee refunds for Domestic Violence Symposium after March 28, 2014.

Transportation and Parking
Most trainings are held at the Bryn Mawr College Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research, 300 Airdale Rd., Bryn Mawr, PA. There is ample free parking. The SEPTA train station (Rosemont) is within walking distance from the School. Students will be notified if a specific course is scheduled at another campus location.

General Information
As temperatures in meeting rooms tend to vary, it is recommended that participants dress in comfortable layers to accommodate any variances. In the event of a weather emergency, announcements will be posted on the Professional Development website and/or on office phones. The School’s closing number – 415 in Montgomery County, PA – will be announced on KYW 1060 AM radio.

rev. 6/10/2013