College of Professional Schools
Dean: Aron Temkin, AIA
The College of Professional Schools covers a unique breadth of fields including accounting, management, construction, computing, information assurance, nursing, engineering, and architecture. These programs are conducted by faculty in the School of Business and Management, the School of Nursing, the David Crawford School of Engineering and the School of Architecture and Art.
Across these disciplines students and faculty are engaged in teaching/learning processes that combine stron conceptual foundations with hands-on practice. Our engaged spirit of service combines with a willingness to collaborate that is necessary for tackling real-world challenges. When this is combined with the leadership focus of the university, we position our students to engage the problems of our era and build the industries, systems, processes, machines and structures that are required of the next century.
To provide our students with the means, motivation, confidence and empathy to engage the problems of our era and create the industries, systems, processes, machines and structures that are required of our evolving society.
The College includes several accredited programs. The School of Nursing offers a BSN degree accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). The management and accounting degrees are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). The three engineering degrees - Civil and Environmental Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Electrical and Computer Engineering - are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Board of ABET. The Master of Architecture degree is accredited by the National Architecture Accreditation Board (NAAB).