2008-2009 School of Human Services Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]
2008-2009 School of Human Services Graduate Catalog
Founded in 1885, Springfield College is a private, coeducational institution offering undergraduate and graduate programs that reflect its distinctive humanics philosophy - education of the whole person in spirit, mind, and body for leadership in service to humanity. It is world renowned as the Birthplace of Basketball™, a game created by alumnus and professor James Naismith in 1891; as the alma mater of William G. Morgan, inventor of the game of volleyball; and for its long-standing and close relationship with the YMCA.
Springfield College has educated nearly 40,000 people who are at work throughout the United States and in more than sixty nations. Today, more than 5,000 students attend classes at the College’s main campus in Springfield, Massachusetts, and at campuses in Boston, Massachusetts; Los Angeles and San Diego, California; Wilmington, Delaware; Tampa, Florida; Manchester, New Hampshire; Charleston, South Carolina; Houston, Texas; St. Johnsbury, Vermont; and Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Springfield College Mission Statement
The mission of Springfield College is to educate students in spirit, mind, and body for leadership in service to humanity by building upon its foundation of Humanics and academic excellence.
School of Human Services Graduate Program for 2008-2009
263 Alden Street, Springfield, MA 01109-3797
Richard B. Flynn, B.S., M.Ed., Ed.D.
Jean Wyld, B.S., M.S., Ph.D.
Vice President for Academic Affairs
David G. Braverman, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of
John L. Mailhot, B.S., B.A., M.B.A.
Vice President for Administration and Finance
David J. Fraboni, B.S.
Vice President for Institutional Advancement
Jill F. Russell, B.S., M.A., Ph.D.
Executive Vice President
Gretchen A. Brockmeyer, B.A., M.S., Ed.D.
Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs
Mary Ann Coughlin, B.S., M.S., C.A.G.S., D.P.E.
Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs
Robert J. Willey, Jr., B.S., M.A., Ph.D.
Dean, School of Human Services
Irene Rios, B.S., M.S., Ed.D.
Executive Director of Academic Services and Registrar