NORTHFIELD, Vt. — Norwich University’s College of Graduate and Continuing Studies’ (CGCS) continuing and professional education organization, Norwich Pro®, announced two new online certificate programs — artificial intelligence and mental toughness — that are set to start in September 2020.

“As part of Norwich’s ongoing commitment of developing forward-thinking academic opportunities, I look forward to the personal and professional growth that the artificial intelligence and mental toughness programs can provide to students,” CGCS Vice President and Dean Bill Clements said.

Reinforcing Norwich’s over 200-year history of rigorous programs, Norwich Pro’s online Artificial Intelligence certificate program boasts courses covering the revolutionary technologies shaping the future of work and business. The courses, designed for everyone from students to public and private sector organizational leaders, offer a comprehensive understanding of artificial intelligence. Topics covered range from the introduction and examination of essential facts and misconceptions to the foundational concepts and specialized training in artificial intelligence technologies, platforms and infrastructure.

Norwich Pro is hosting a free webinar, Leveraging Artificial Intelligence for the New Normal, from 2 to 3 p.m. July 28, 2020, to examine how artificial intelligence changes daily business processes. Please register through GoToWebinar.

For more information on the new Artificial Intelligence certificate program, please visit

Coinciding with the Artificial Intelligence program launch, the online Mental Toughness certificate program will continue to follow Norwich’s goal of producing effective, resilient leaders. The program will examine the management pressures and stressors of business in the modern world through a blend of experiential learning, encouragement of purposeful, practice and reflection. Leaders and managers in government, nongovernment or private sector industries, including academia, business, military, emergency services, corporate leadership and athletics, can use the mental toughness skill set to reduce and resolve negative responses in their industry.

Norwich Pro is holding a free webinar, Building Mental Toughness for Resiliency in the Age of COVID-19 from 2-3 p.m., Thursday, July 30, 2020, to show how field experts use mental toughness in individual and group settings. Please register through GoToWebinar.

For more information on the new Mental Toughness certificate program, please visit


About Norwich Pro®:

Norwich Pro, part of the College of Graduate and Continuing Studies, offers convenient, affordable online professional development courses designed to meet individuals’ educational needs. The courses are designed for working professionals, current and former military personnel or anyone looking for a career change. Please visit for more information on Norwich Pro’s certificate programs and customized training opportunities for businesses.


About the College of Graduate and Continuing Studies
Norwich University’s College of Graduate and Continuing Studies (CGCS) builds upon the institution’s 200-year academic heritage with innovative online programs. CGCS offers master’s degrees in a variety of areas; bachelor’s degree completion programs; graduate certificates; and continuing education opportunities. The programs are recognized throughout the industry for their rigor, small class size, high student satisfaction and retention.


About Norwich University

Norwich University is a diversified academic institution that educates traditional-age students and adults in a Corps of Cadets and as civilians. Norwich offers a broad selection of traditional and distance-learning programs culminating in baccalaureate and graduate degrees. Norwich University was founded in 1819 by Capt. Alden Partridge of the U.S. Army and is the oldest private military college in the United States. Norwich is one of our nation's six senior military colleges and the birthplace of the Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC).

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