College of Education and Public Policy

Welcome to the College of Education and Public Policy (CEPP). We have three departments, Educational Studies, Professional Studies, and Public Policy.

We encourage you to contact an advisor. They will be able to assist you in planning your courses and help you think about the best program for your career.

Teaching and Education Advisors

Photo of Jim Beard, M.A.Jim Beard, M.A.
Director of EPIC, Educational Studies

 

 

Tamika Blanks, M.S.Tamika Blanks, M.S. Coordinator of Advising
Coordinator of Advising, Educational Studies

  • Office: Neff Hall, 243F
  • Phone:  260-481-6448
  • Appointments: 260-481-6449
  • E-mail: blankst@ipfw.edu

 

 

 

 

Public Policy Advisor, Graduate & Undergraduate

Leslie ClarkLeslie C. Clark, M.A. Coordinator of Public Policy Advising
Coordinator of Advising and Student Services, Public Policy

  • Office: Neff Hall, 260A
  • Phone: 260-481-6351 or 260-481-6348
  • E-mail:  clarkl@ipfw.edu 

 

Professional Studies Graduate Program Advisors

Educational LeadershipPhoto of J. Wylie Sirk

Dr. J. Wylie Sirk II
Clinical Assistant Professor

 

 

Special Education

Photo of Jeong-il Cho, Ph.D.Dr. Jeong-il Cho
Associate Professor

  • Office: Neff Hall, 250E
  • Phone: 260-481-6454
  • E-mail: choj@ipfw.edu

 

 

Counselor Education

Photo of Kerrie Fineran, Ph.D.Dr. Kerrie Fineran
Assistant Professor