School of Professional Programs

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide quality driven adult education, built on a strong liberal arts foundation that will embolden and enhance the ability of professionals to succeed in a global economy.

Allowing adult students to pursue an undergraduate degree, professional certification, or executive level training at the Poughkeepsie campus location, Fishkill Executive Center or on-line through one of our distance learning programs. The School of Professional Programs is accessible both locally in the Hudson Valley and anywhere in the world.

Message from the Dean

deanWelcome to the School of Professional Programs (SPP) website.  Our school's programs are designed with the interest and needs of adult students in mind.  Whether you are interested in completing an undergraduate degree, taking a course in our online intersession programs during the winter or summer months, completing one of our prestigious professional certificate programs or taking advantage of one of our non-credit initiatives, the School of Professional Programs offers a quality education based on the strong liberal arts foundation of Marist College.

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