ATLANTA - March 22, 2016 - Six of the nation’s top universities have come together to offer a new credentialing system that may become the standard in career-focused, skills-based training.
Nelson C. Baker, dean, Georgia Tech Professional Education delivered a keynote address at the University Professional and Continuing Education Association (UPCEA) 2015 South Region Conference in Savannah, Georgia, on October 14, 2015. Entitled “Navigating Uncharted Waters: What Does it Take to Stay on Course?” the presentation addressed the need for professional and continuing education units to play more prominent roles in universities and take the lead in shaping the future of higher education.
Renowned for his dedication to helping veterans succeed in the civilian workforce, James Wilburn, director of military academic programs for Georgia Tech Professional Education, was appointed to the State Workforce Development Board by Governor Nathan Deal. The swearing in ceremony took place on July 27, 2015.