School of Professional Studies

School of Professional Studies Strengths

  • Unique and distinctive academic professional education programs
  • High quality, personalized student advisement and mentoring by faculty
  • Faculty of renown national, regional and state reputation and expertise who are highly committed to effecting student learning
  • Exceptional adjunct faculty who come with specialized areas of expertise, research and experience.
  • Extensive linkages to community and professional organizations
    • Public schools
    • Social service, non-profit and health agencies
    • Hospitals and extended care facilities
  • Comprehensive array teacher placements, clinical and field experiences with diverse populations
  • Innovative and experiential community and school based activities involving both faculty and students
  • Strong educational foundation in liberal arts and sciences
  • Provision of small classroom environments that encourage active learning and interaction among students and faculty
  • Flexible day, evening and summer course scheduling to fit the needs of individuals who are working, have child/parent care and other responsibilities.