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Excel Together Greater Philadelphia

Continuing Education Programs

Excel Together Greater Philadelphia (ETGP) serves as a community response, led by the Drexel School of Education in collaboration with CSMLearn, to the many economic dislocations posed by the changing nature of work and accelerated by the COVID pandemic. By building workforce lifelong learning competencies, transferable skills, and self-efficacy, individuals and the community will have the resiliency needed to thrive now and in the future. The program looks to

  • empower individuals to reach for and attain greater opportunity
  • provide employers with a productive and engaged workforce
  • position Greater Philadelphia for increased economic prosperity

ETGP introduces the CSM Course and Certificate for High Performance skills needed to thrive in school, college, work, and life. ETGP seeks to partner with corporations, government entities, schools and universities, workforce entities, and others to make the certificate a community-wide standard establishing employability.

The CSM Certificate certifies universally valuable skills, including:

  • college-level quantitative reasoning
  • strong workforce literacy
  • learning strategies and mindset
  • problem-solving abilities
  • attention to detail
  • persistence
  • an intention to excel founded in deep self-confidence


Cost of CSM Course with Certificate: $39

For more information and to register for the Course, go to: