College of Professional Studies

  • MWSU criminal justice students

    Criminal Justice, Legal Studies & Social Work

    Are you honest, have sound judgment, integrity, and a sense of responsibility? Do you want a career where you can serve people and work for the betterment of society? Consider a career in criminal justice, legal studies, or social work.

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  • MWSU education students


    When you see the look of understanding on the face of a student, it is the greatest feeling in the world. If you want a meaningful career working with students, then consider becoming a teacher.

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  • MWSU engineering students

    Engineering Technology

    ET graduates are the true problem-solvers of today, and caretakers of the technologies of the future.

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  • MWSU physical education students

    Health, Physical Education & Recreation

    If you want to be a part of the solution to improve health, fitness and quality of life for youth and adults, you should consider a major in health, physical education or recreation.

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  • MWSU ROTC students

    Military Science & ROTC

    MISSION: To commission the future officer leadership of the US Army and motivate young people to be better citizens.

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The mission of the College of Professional Studies is to maximize the development of students for roles in the professions and in society through the completion of academic degrees. Degree and certification programs provide the knowledge, skills and leadership development that are essential for success in the professions or for graduate study. Academic programs incorporate learning that transcends the institutional setting through multiple experiences in the classroom and professional practice environments. Opportunities for development are provided through partnerships with practicing professionals, contributions to society through service to diverse populations, wise use of technology and consideration of ethical standards in problem-solving. Faculty members are experts in their disciplines and apply their expertise through leadership, scholarship, consulting and service in their professions. Graduates of the College of Professional Studies fill essential leadership positions in business and industry, government, education, health care, national defense, legal and service settings.

Sometimes you will never know the value of the moment until it becomes a memory.

Dr. Seuss