School of Professional and Continuing Studies Springfield College St. Johnsbury

Springfield College St. Johnsbury

Transforming careers and communities

The School of Professional and Continuing Studies bachelor’s and master’s degree programs are perfect for adults who wish to transform their careers and their communities. Whether you’ve been out of school for five, 10, even 20 or more years, you’ll find that we make the transition as easy for you as possible. Beginning with weekend programs that can often be completed in 16 months, School of Professional and Continuing Studies programs are designed for adults who care about people above all else.

Larry Hasenfus

"Springfield College changed my life...None of this would have been possible without the advanced education I received at the School of Professional and Continuing Studies, or without the inspiration and guidance I received from so many individuals at the school."

Mike Cooper, PhD, '99, G'01

Information Sessions

Do you want to learn more about the School of Professional and Continuing Studies? Do you have a friend, relative, or coworker who wants to know more about our bachelor's or master's degree program for adults? If so, then please join us for an information sessions where we will provide details about our accelerated degree opportunities, financial aid, and the admissions process.

Date Time
Saturday, July 11, 2015 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Saturday, July 11, 2015 1:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Saturday, July 11, 2015 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Sunday, July 12, 2015 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Sunday, July 12, 2015 1:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Sunday, July 12, 2015 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Saturday, July 18, 2015 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Saturday, July 18, 2015 1:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Saturday, July 18, 2015 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Sunday, July 19, 2015 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Sunday, July 19, 2015 1:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Sunday, July 19, 2015 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Saturday, August 1, 2015 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Saturday, August 1, 2015 1:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Saturday, August 1, 2015 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Sunday, August 2, 2015 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Sunday, August 2, 2015 1:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Sunday, August 2, 2015 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.

All information sessions are held at the Springfield College St. Johnsbury campus located at 347 Emerson Falls Road, St. Johnsbury, Vt.

For more information or to RSVP please contact:
Ann F. Traverso Moore, Assistant Director for Recruitment and Admissions
(800) 441-1812 or (802) 748-5402
Email: atraversomoore@springfieldcollege.edu

The Campus Guide

The Springfield College St. Johnsbury campus guide explains how you may take advantage of the many services offered to Springfield College Professional and Continuing Studies students.

Download the St. Johnsbury Campus Guide

Hours of Operation

Business Day Hours of Operation
Monday CLOSED
Tuesday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Wednesday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Thursday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Saturday 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
class days only
Sunday 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
class days only

Directory

347 Emerson Falls Road, Suite 2
St. Johnsbury, VT 05819-9179
Phone (802) 748-5402
Toll Free (800) 441-1812
Fax (802) 748-5719

Name/Title Ext. E-mail Address
Priscilla Hutchins
Campus Coordinator
33 phutchins@springfieldcollege.edu
Mary Elizabeth Briscoe
Lecturer
26 mbriscoe@springfieldcollege.edu
John Cipora
Faculty
41 jcipora@springfieldcollege.edu
Daniel Golschneider
Staff Assistant
10 dgolschneider@springfieldcollege.edu
Jennifer Grant
Staff Assistant
27 jgrant4@springfieldcollege.edu
Ann Traverso Moore
Asst. Director for Recruitment/Admissions
32 atraversomoore@springfieldcollege.edu
Victoria Trihy
Resource Specialist
 (802) 496-2448 vtrihy@springfieldcollege.edu
Diane Winchell-Raymond
Staff Assistant
27 draymond@springfieldcollege.edu
Darlene Young
Assistant Director for Administration
22 dyoung@springfieldcollege.edu

Faculty

Priscilla Hutchins

Priscilla A. Hutchins

Assistant Professor/Campus Coordinator

Courses Regularly Taught
Senior Seminar, Clinical Internship In Mental Health Counseling I, III, IV

Springfield College Contact Information
phutchins@springfieldcollege.edu
(802) 748-5402 ext. 33

Highest Degree
EdD, University of Maine

Other Degrees and Certifications
MEd, University of Maine; BS, Plymouth State University; Licensed Psychologist, Doctorate State of Vermont; Certified Hypnotherapist, Red Cross Trauma Response

Areas of Expertise
Physical education, social science education, counselor education, anxiety treatment, treatment of depression, treatment of trauma, guidance and counseling, supervision of counselors, therapist, and agency human service provider, athletic and personal coaching

Service Experience, Community Involvement, and Other Areas of Interest
Supervisor, post degree (both master’s and doctoral level) license applicants within the states of Vermont and New Hampshire since 1984; supervisor, local social service agencies; other interests include: camping, writing, biking, hiking, and water sports


John Cipora

John Cipora

Assistant Professor

Courses Regularly Taught
Group Project in Community Development and Change 1, 2, and 3, Education Oppression and Resistance, Social Transformation and Visions, Communication Skills I, Foundations of Early Childhood Education, Early Childhood Education Classroom Management, Diversity and Multicultural Perspective in Early Childhood Education, Ethical and Professional Standards for Early Childhood Educators

Springfield College Contact Information
jcipora@springfieldcollege.edu
(802) 748-5402 ext. 41

Highest Degree
EdD, University of Massachusetts Amherst

Other Degrees and Certifications
MEd, University of Massachusetts Amherst; AB, Brandeis University

Areas of Expertise
Early childhood education, child development, child and family studies, children’s museums, creativity and design solutions for real world problems, community partnerships for social change

Service Experience, Community Involvement, and Other Areas of Interest:
Extensive experience in guiding community service learning projects with community college students; Ongoing active service on a number of Vermont boards and committees supporting professional development and higher education opportunities for early childhood field teachers and providers; 14 years of active board membership on the New England Adolescent Research Institute in Holyoke, Mass.


Debra Brown

Debra Brown

Adjunct Faculty

Courses Regularly Taught
Group Counseling, Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Treatment. Substance Use & Abuse: Prevention to Treatment, Addictions Counseling, Social & Political Issues in Addiction, Dynamics of Case Management

Springfield College Contact Information
dbrown3@springfieldcollege.edu

Highest Degree
MS, Springfield College

Other Degrees and Certifications
Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LADC)

Areas of Expertise
Twenty-five years in the field of substance abuse including counseling, emergency services, case management, group counseling, DUI screening and education; 15 years in the field of criminal justice as a probation and parole officer specializing in gender specific (female) supervision.

Service Experience, Community Involvement and Other Areas of Interest
Mentor, St. Johnsbury Academy, senior capstone project: The Senior developed the THINK program; Past board member, Diversion; Past troop committee, Boys Scouts of America; Board member, Aerie House (Transitional Housing for Women in Recovery); Team member, SMART (Supporting Mothers and Recovery Together); Team member, Caledonia County Family Drug Treatment Court; Presenter, local substance abuse workshops


Pauline Dwyer

Pauline Dwyer

Adjunct Faculty

Courses Regularly Taught
Ecology, Contemporary Issues in Human Biology, Mathematical Inquiry, PowerPoint, Word Processing, Spreadsheet, Human Services Portfolio Development

Springfield College Contact Information
pdwyer@springfieldcollege.edu

Highest Degree
MST, Lyndon State College

Other Degrees and Certifications
BS, Lyndon State College; Level II Professional Educator’s License, State of Vermont; Outreach Authorized Trainer, Occupational Safety and Health Administration; Trainer, General Industry Outreach Program; American Heart Association Instructor, First Aid and CPR with AED

Areas of Expertise
Science, mathematics, computers

Service Experience, Community Involvement, and Other Areas of Interest
Village Improvement Society (VIS), Lyndonville Vermont; Board member, Powers Park


Launderville

Sarah Launderville

Adjunct Faculty

Courses Regularly Taught
Organizational Change and Development, Social Transformation and Alternative Visions, Global Economy, Culture and Community; Group Project in Community Development and Change 1, 2, and 3; Graduate Project, I and IV

Springfield College Contact Information
slaunderville@springfieldcollege.edu

Highest Degree
MS, Springfield College

Other Degrees and Certifications
BS, Springfield College

Areas of Expertise
Disability rights, organizational management

Service Experience, Community Involvement, and Other Areas of Interest
Executive director, Vermont Center for Independent Living; Board president, Disability Rights Vermont; Board member, National Council on Independent Living; Council member, Vermont State Independent Living Council; Council member, Advocacy Chair-Vermont Statewide Rehabilitation Council


 

Rene Rose

Adjunct Faculty

Courses Regularly Taught
Race, Religion and Culture, Coping with Disease and Death,Introduction to Psychopathology, Internship, Career Development, Leadership: Lifelong Journey, Multicultural and Diversity Aspects of Empowerment Counseling, Conflict in the Workplace

Springfield College Contact Information
rrose@springfieldcollege.edu

Highest Degree
MA, New York University

Other Degrees and Certifications
Certificate in Spiritual Direction, Facilitator certification, Vermont Leadership Institute-WRAP, (Wellness Recovery Action Plan); Qualified Mental Health Professional (QMHP) State of Vermont

Areas of Expertise
Religion, spirituality, death and dying, psychology, mental health recovery, peer movement, diversity and multicultural issues, conflict

Service Experience, Community Involvement, and Other Areas of Interest
Rotary Club, St. Johnsbury; Board member, Beth El Synagogue; St. Johnsbury Restorative Justice Board

Contact Springfield College St. Johnsbury

Ann Traverso Moore, Assistant Director of Recruitment and Admissions

Email: atraversomoore@springfieldcollege.edu
Phone: (802) 748-5402 Ext. 32
Fax: (802) 748-5719
Toll Free: (800) 441-1812

Springfield College St. Johnsbury
347 Emerson Falls Road, Suite 2
St. Johnsbury, VT 05819

 

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