From the Dean
The College of Continuing and Professional Studies is committed to serving adult learners with distinctive interdisciplinary undergraduate and graduate programs that integrate theory and practice in unique ways. The College's faculty and professional support staff are committed to offering you quality learning experiences and the personal attention and support that will enable you to achieve your educational and career goals.
The College offers undergraduate degrees in human resource administration and development, human services, informatics, liberal studies, organizational leadership, and public safety leadership, as well as general education offerings. On the graduate level, the College of Continuing and Professional Studies offers master's degree programs in counseling, school counseling, and public safety leadership, along with an Ed.S. in school counseling and a Ph.D. in counselor education and supervision. I, along with faculty colleagues, want to assist you in realizing your potential as an individual, a contributing member of your community, and a leader in your life's calling. All of us in the College, Mercer's 10th academic unit, look forward to serving you. Please contact the Office of University Admissions to meet with an advisor to discuss how we may assist you in achieving your goals.
Priscilla R. Danheiser, Ph.D., Dean
College of Continuing and Professional Studies