The Weekend Institute for Professional Development provides students with course offerings on
Friday evenings, as well as Saturday mornings and afternoons at three sites: El Centro, the Jacob H. Carruthers Center for Inner City Studies, and on the Main campus. Courses are also provided on Sunday afternoons on the Main Campus.
Courses are offered in two tracks, Pre-Education and Professional Studies. Students who complete the 10 courses (30 credit hours) in the Pre-Education track will satisfy all course work for admission into the College of Education. Additional College of Education admission requirements may be found on the College of Education web site. Students in the Professional track will take 10 courses (30 credit hours) that have been selected to enhance their skills in both the business and organizational environment.
The Weekend Institute also offers other courses for students that want or prefer this type of course offering.