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Winter Storm Alert- Monday February 8, 2016

All Providence College classes, including evening classes, are cancelled for Monday, February 8th, due to inclement weather.
For more information and updates, please go to​​

The weather line can be reached at 401-865-1012.

School of Continuing Education
Harkins Hall, Room 109
Phone: 401-865-2487

Why SCE?

See what our students have to say about SCE.


Constance Vergowven
Program: B.A., Liberal Studies
Employment: Administrative Assistant, RI Coalition for the Homeless

Like many adult students, Liberal Studies student Constance Vergowen thought she wasn't "college material" and could never earn her degree. She describes the pride she feels in excelling in her studies and the value of a PC degree on her resume.


Matthew Berard
Program: B.A., Liberal Studies
Employment: State of RI, Employment Specialist

After being out of school for 24 years, SCE student Matt Berard decided to return to college. He was pleasantly surprised by SCE's generous transfer credit policy, which made it possible for him to reach his goals and complete his degree in a reasonable timeframe.



Reini Garcia
Program: B.A., Social Science, class of 2009; currently enrolled in Organizational Communication Certificate Program
Employment: Senior Legal Assistant, MetLife Auto & Home​

Reini Garcia explains the importance of a college degree in today's job market. The financial aid package she received from SCE allowed her to return to school while working full-time.


Gina Leary
Program: B.A., Liberal Studies
Employment: Self-employed

Gina Leary talks about SCE's convenience and flexibility, and the advantges of online learning.



Kelly Melendez-Loiaza
Program: Teacher Certification
Employment: Chemistry Teacher, Providence Career and Technical Center

Teacher Certification student Kelly Melendez-Loiaza found the flexibility of the program and the support of its director and faculty invaluable.


Dan Andrade
Program: B.S., Business Administration* 

Dan discusses PC's great reputation and how he made the decision to enroll in SCE to finish the degree he started many years ago -- and to advance in his career.

*Note:  This program was discontinued as of July 1, 2008, 

Catholic and Dominican

What does it mean to be a Catholic and Dominican college? We invite you to explore this question and the distinctive mission of Providence College.
About Providence College's Catholic and Dominican Identity