Lammerts, Coordinator, CEC
Patricia Whitfield, Associate Dean and Director of Graduate Studies
Fox, Program Coordinator, CEC
Owens, Program Coordinator, CEC
Davis, Program Assistant, CEC
Evans, Literacy Coordinator, CEC
Ward, Literacy Assistant, CEC
Coleman, Secretary, CEC
mission of the Division of Continuing Education is to serve as a catalyst for
regional prosperity and advancement by offering professional and educational
programs and services to enhance employment and cultural opportunities for the
residents of South Central Virginia. Longwood provides college-level experiences
through a variety of off-campus programs, which lead to A.) graduate degrees in
Education and Sociology/Criminal Justice, B.) teacher recertification, C.)
professional advancement, and D.) other programs as the need arises.
Additional offerings include avocational, leisure time and childrenís
programs. Continuing Education represents Longwood as a general outreach arm of
programs or special courses are scheduled at selected off-campus sites. Longwood
operates the Continuing Education Center of Southern Virginia (CEC) and offers
many site courses.
and its off-campus center offer a variety of avocational and leisurely student
opportunities to the community. These programs include classes in fine arts,
health and fitness, computers, special interest areas and classes for children.
Also, at the request of community members or groups, professional training programs
can be designed to meet specific
EDUCATION CENTER OF SOUTHERN VIRGINIA
mission of the Continuing Education Center of Southern Virginia is to bring
educational opportunities to the citizens of Southern Virginia, an area with
limited educational resources. The
Centerís main focus is on adult learning.
The center offers continuing education courses for professionals;
industrial and business training programs from Virginia's colleges, universities
and state agencies in the following areas: post-secondary education classes and
degree programs; satellite workshops and programs for civic and public
organizations; adult literacy training; financial aid information for college
It is the goal of the Continuing Education Center
of Southern Virginia to provide opportunities of learning for the people in the
area so they can develop the skills necessary to compete in the global economy.
The South Central Higher Education Consortium, consisting of four members
-- Longwood College, Averett College, Southside Virginia Community College, and
Danville Community College, govern the operation of the Continuing Education
Center of Southern Virginia.