9 West Cary Street 
Box 842505 
Richmond, Virginia 28284-2505 
(804) 828-1322 
Fax: (804) 828-6444 

Mandara Savage, Ph.D.
Executive director

The Office of Continuing and Professional Education offers a wide range of services to VCU and the community at large and is a comprehensive hub for delivering and supporting quality learning experiences to individuals and organizations through continuing education and professional development.


OCPE, in partnership with the colleges and schools at VCU, provides and supports quality continuing and professional education and skills training for individual, local, regional and national impact. OCPE aligns its priorities to the appropriate themes of the strategic plan, Quest 2025: Together We Transform. 


OCPE provides:

  • Comprehensive logistical support for continuing education and professional development activities for the colleges and schools at VCU and VCU Health
  • Educational opportunities that further personal, professional and organizational growth
  • Customized solutions to partners in the marketplace
  • Lifelong learning opportunities for VCU alumni

Whether individuals want to enhance their career or find a new one, fulfill CEU requirements, develop customized training solutions for a company, arrange logistical support for an event, or find opportunities for personal enrichment, OCPE offers courses and services to achieve these goals.

For more information, visit the Office of Continuing and Professional Education website or explore the course directory.