Mission Statement

The Southwestern Oklahoma State University College of Professional and Graduate Studies (CPGS) is dedicated to providing career based professional educational programs designed to prepare our students for successful careers in an ever-changing professional world.  Realizing that our graduates are entering a globalized workplace with many demands, our programs are taught by accomplished scholars and practitioners with real-world experience.  CPGS graduates are groomed by an educational opportunity second to none and founded on practical application and academic thoroughness.