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Continuing Education and Workforce Development

Administration Building, Room 406
Phone: 718-631-6343
Fax: 718-281-5538
CEWD Website

Ellen Hartigan, Interim Dean

Laura Bruckner, Director, Auxiliary Business Development
Lori Conkling, Director of Labor Market Research & Workforce Development
Elaine Ioannou, Personal Enrichment Program Specialist
Ekaterina Manafeeva, Operations and Marketing Director
Jacqueline Montgomery, Director of Continuing Education
Maz Nikoui-Tehrani, Executive Director, English Language and Literacy Programs
Yang Xu, Program Specialist, Kids & Teens College and Chinese Academy

The Office of Continuing Education and Workforce Development (CEWD) is an educational resource for the community, providing accessible and quality programming for those seeking to enrich their personal lives, advance academic skills, or develop in their professional careers. Approximately 200 non-credit courses are offered throughout the year (in online, in-person, and hybrid formats) in the areas of Professional Development; Preparatory Skills; Kids & Teens College and Chinese Academy; and Personal Enrichment. The Department also offers a variety of grant- and contract-funded programs.