60th Anniversary

Welcome to our 60th anniversary celebration!

Bringing Community to the Classroom for Sixty Years

At the School of Professional & Continuing Studies, our mission is to enrich lives and careers for the 21st century. We’ve been doing that in the Richmond community for the past 60 years, and we’re committed to continuing that work. We hope you’ll engage with us throughout the year.

SPCS 60th anniversary logo
Students in a classroom, with one student smiling in focus and the others out of focus in the background

Bringing Community to the Classroom

For 60 years, SPCS has been bring community to the classroom. We share the resources of our top-20 private liberal arts school to the Richmond region and beyond. From student teachers to school leader interns, from teaching artists to brewing specialists, from online learning to classroom experiences, our focus is bringing together communities and classrooms.

Online professional education partners


Local school divisions involved in NGLA


Richmond-area degree-seeking students