The Professional Studies Program

2018 Graduation

May 5th, 2018
6 months to go.

Fall Classrooms

doorWelcome to your fall semester!  Here are your fall classrooms for all four campuses.  Make sure that you have your syllabus, textbook, and first night’s assignment done.  We are looking forward to seeing you next week!

Monday:  Senior Seminar MADDEN CU 1


Social Research Methods ARBORE CU11

Religions of the World LIPOWITZ CU23

Tuesday at Tracy:  Management Principles, DAVIS-WICK, Tracy Transit Center

Tuesday at Canada:

Jungian Psychology, NYLAND, Blgd 5, Room 223

Legal Environment of Business, MAWAKANA, Bldg 5, Room 227


Modern France LAROCHE DAVIS, SM 208

Corporate Finance, HUA, CU 21

Managing Cultural Diversity, DAVIS WICK, CU 11

Wednesday at Mission:

Social Research Methods, ARBORE, MT 17B

Communication Skills, REYNOSO, MT 17A


Human Services, BARSI, CU 23

Operations and Info Tech Systems, FREEMAN, SM 115


Ways of the Earth, ASHLEY, CU 7

Contemporary Professional Writing, MADDEN, SM 117


Getting Ready for Fall

Fall classesWelcome – almost! – to your fall classes!  Now is the time to make sure that you have your syllabi and text books.  Classes start the week of August 28.

Looking forward to seeing you soon!

Fall 2017 Survival Guides Now Available

SGProfessional Study Program Student ‘Survival Guide‘ with updates for Fall 2017 are now available at Tabard (and for download at the link above).  Updates include information about how to register online and guides for each of our off campus locations.

Stop by to pick one up before class if you are on the Belmont campus.  If you are taking classes at another location, we’ll bring them to you when fall classes begin; stay tuned!

Classrooms Summer Term II

Last week was enough heat for me… here’s to some summertime fog!


Welcome to Summer Term II! Classes begin the week of June 26 (tomorrow!)


Psy 2141 Developmental Psych ARBORE SM 207

Monday at Canada:

BUS 2006 Contemporary Professional Writing STREICHER Bldg 5, Class 227


REL 2250 Religions of the World BELTRAMINI SM 208

Tuesday at Canada:

CUL 2250 Literature of Latin America GOMEZ Bldg 5, Class 115

Tuesday at Tracy:

REL 2250 Religions of the World LIPOWITZ Transit Center

Wednesday at Mission:

CUL 2250 Literature of Latin America GOMEZ MT 17A


BUS 2250 Personal Financial Planning MULVEY SM 117

HSP 2251 Managing EAPs BARSI SM 208


BUS 2616 Project Management GOHAR SM 202

BUS 2010 Professional Ethics (Hybrid) REYNOSO SM 208

Jobs with San Mateo County NonProfits

Sustainable San Mateo County –

Established in 1992, Sustainable San Mateo County (SSMC) is a nonprofit dedicated to the long-term health of our county’s economy, environment and social equity by educating about sustainability. More information about SSMC can be found at


The Administrator will work closely with and under the supervision of the Executive Director in our San Mateo office. They are responsible for maintaining an organized and efficient office for SSMC and performing the day-to-day clerical duties. This position is a great opportunity for anyone looking to advance their career in the sustainability field in a professional, well respected non profit.
To Apply
Send a resume and cover letter indicating your fit with the position duties and qualifications to with Subject Line: Administrator Application by Friday June 9th.
No phone calls please.
Art in Action –

Accounting Manager

Art in Action believes every child deserves the opportunity to engage in the transformative power of art. As a national nonprofit leader in visual and digital arts, Art in Action has proudly served over a half million students since 1982. Today we provide 110 outstanding lessons to 72,000 students in 500 schools and enrichment learning centers located throughout the U.S. We train hundreds of teachers and parent volunteers and deliver 19 tons of art materials annually. Forty-two percent of those we serve are Title I schools in low-income
Reporting to the Executive Director in collaboration with Art in Action Board of Directors, the Accounting Manager has the primary responsibility to oversee all financial activities for Art in Action, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization based in Menlo Park, CA, including all accounting, budgeting, and financial reporting. The successful candidate will be responsible for budget management, financial analysis, payroll, forecasting, accounts payable and receivable, and financial tracking. This is a fantastic opportunity for an accounting professional who thrives in a busy work place, has a philanthropic interest, and is well versed in working with nonprofit finances.
To Apply
Please submit cover letter and resume by email to
Family Connections – Director of Development

Family Connections is the only parent-child participation program exclusively dedicated to low income families in San Mateo County, serving over 400 individuals each year with bilingual education. Founded in 1993, Family Connections has helped over 1000 families jumpstart their kids’ education.
Family Connections in San Mateo County, CA, seeks an entrepreneurial, roll-up your-sleeves leader to build the fundraising infrastructure necessary to identify, solicit, and steward individual and institution funders in support of closing the achievement gap.
Reporting to the Executive Director, the Director of Development is a member of the senior management team and provides leadership, management and coordination for all Family Connections’ individual and institutional fundraising efforts, and marketing and communications activities. She or he will drive acquisition and retention of contributed revenue through both innovative and traditional methods. The Director provides support to the ED and the Board on
all matters related to fundraising, brings a big-picture perspective, institutes fundraising best practices, and ensures that Family Connections is well positioned to compete in San Mateo and Santa Clara county philanthropic circles.
To Apply
To apply, nominate others or for further information, please contact:
Lisa Grossman (650) 323-3565,

m/Oppenheim Associates
425 Market Street, Suite 1020
San Francisco, CA 94105
Peninsula Family Service – 70 Strong Database Coordinator
Peninsula Family Service was created to strengthen and maintain local families who need our help overcoming the barriers standing between themselves and a life of opportunity, financial stability, and wellness.  The 70 Strong program is a new initiative focused on improving the health and wellness of older adults in the Sequoia Healthcare District.

The Database Coordinator job duties will encompass coordination of activities related to the 70 Strong resource directory, case management database, and evaluation system to measure impact and follow up on the needs of 70 Strong participants. Responsibilities also include administrative support to the 70 Strong Program. Daily activities for this position include: compiling and monitoring data for reports, preparing reports, preparing monthly newsletter/calendar, marketing materials and general clerical duties. During the initial implementation of the project, there is an opportunity for the Database Coordinator to assist in the development and design of the resource directory and case management database. This includes communication and coordination with the vendors selected to implement the resource directory and case management components.
To Apply
Qualified, interested persons should send cover letter, resume, and completed employment application to

Human Services Community Capstone Projects

2017 Capstone Project Newsletter

We are pleased to attach our 2017 Capstone Project Newsletter, which provides a brief description of the projects that our students engaged in the community this academic year.  We are privileged to work with such impressive students and are inspired by their visions for and energy around creating change in the community.


Human Services Specialist Job Opportunity APPLY TODAY


The City of Redwood City is hiring for a Human Services Specialist position.  See details on linked flyer. Deadline is today for applications!