School of Further Education of SYU was established in 1981, and it has developed a multi-level, multi-form and multi-category educating system in over 30 years of history. It has a teaching building with an area of nearly 7,000 m2, and over 10,000 students of adult education and self-taught examination courses. It opens up 14 undergraduate majors and 29 majors of college diploma for adult education and has 22 correspondence stations in and outside Liaoning. Self-study examination courses have 5 majors and nearly 20 combined educating points. Its education programstrainnearly 20 thousand annually andofferover 10 programs of university-enterprise training, vocational skills training, qualification certificate training, distinctive training for women, and online training. The school has trained over 100 thousand high-level professional personnel for Liaoning and the country. These students have now formed the backbone of every social aspect, and some of them have become leaders of their professions.
The school has continuously won many honorary prizes of “leading unit of self-taught examination of higher education” of national, provincial and municipal levels, and “leading unit of student enrollment status management of adult higher education”. Thetwoteaching reform programs of “personnel cultivation mode and reform of adult higher education of the 21stcentury” and “deepening teaching reform of adult higher education and constructing a new system for English teaching content” have won second prize of provincial-level teaching achievement awards. Textbook of “Advanced Mathematics” has won third prize of provincial-level teaching achievement awards. The 21stcentury higher education planning textbooks of “Basic Accountancy”, “Financial Accountancy”, “Cost Accountancy”, “Accounting Information System”, “Accountant Practical Training Course” and “Basic Computer Application” have all been published.