Vision and Mission

The Mission of the School of Professional and Community Development (SPCD) is to support life-long learning and provide caring environments to enrich the academic, cultural, social and professional development of youth and adults. The SPCD provides opportunities for community residents to: improve the skills needed for new career opportunities; enhance the skills that lead to promotional opportunities; improve basic skills in preparation for higher education; and to explore cultural and artistic workshops that enhance personal development.

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The Dean's Message

Greetings,

On behalf of Medgar Evers College, I welcome you to the School of Professional and Community Development. Our School has four pillars: Academy for Youth, Academy for Career Pathways, Adult and Continuing Education and Research & Advocacy Centers.  Our programs offer you a broad spectrum of learning experiences that pertain to your interests. I encourage you to explore our programs and certificates that can fuel the changes you most want to make in your career, your future, and your life.

We look forward to serving you.

School of Professional and Community Development

Students Served

32990

After School Programs

90

Adult Courses

120

Fresh Out

90

Adult and Continuing Education

On behalf of Medgar Evers College, School of Professional and Community Development, we want to welcome you to the Adult and Continuing Education (ACE) Program…

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Academy for Career Pathways 

The mission of the Academy for Career Pathways Initiative is to provide comprehensive, high quality and cost-effective career services to individuals, community based organizations and businesses.

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Academy for Youth

The Academy for Youth administers four school-based Beacon Community Centers (BCC): Crown Heights Beacon at PS 138, the Flatbush Beacon

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Advocacy Centers

The work of the Research and Advocacy Centers housed within SPCD has been crucial in increasing awareness and advocacy around issues...

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Medgar Evers Satellite Campus at East New York

Medgar Evers College’s East New York Campus Satellite (ENY) is recognized by the NEW York State Department of Education as an extension

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