It is my great honor to welcome you to the College of Professional Studies at the University of Wisconsin – Green Bay. I am so pleased and proud you have chosen UWGB for your education. Programs in the College of Professional Studies are connected by a common focus of providing exceptional education in fields that directly support the UWGB mission of enriching the quality of life for our students and the community - connecting learning to life. Faculty and staff in the four academic programs in the College of Professional Studies – Austin E. Cofrin School of Business, Education, Nursing and Social Work – as well as the formal community support partnerships – Institute for Learning Partnership, Northeast Wisconsin Partnership for Children and Families, and First Nation Studies in Education - are recognized for exceptional teaching, distinguished research, and service to the professions and to the community.
In addition to achieving your personal educational goals at UWGB, we are extremely proud of the outstanding contributions our students make to the greater public good of the community and state, through research and service learning.
The education you receive here will provide you with amazing opportunities – in your ability to work in your chosen profession, but more importantly in the way you view the world. I hope you are able to take full advantage of these life-changing opportunities, and the challenges that accompany them. I wish you much continued success in your academic career while you are in your program in the University of Wisconsin – Green Bay College of Professional Studies.
Sue J. Mattison, Ph.D.
Dean, College of Professional Studies