Welcome to the Alan Shawn Feinstein College of Continuing Education
at the University of Rhode Island!
Located in the heart of downtown Providence, the University of Rhode Island’s Feinstein Providence Campus and the Alan Shawn Feinstein College of Continuing Education is committed to “learning across the lifespan” as we offer courses, certificates, and professional development programs and coursework (both credit and non-credit) that meet the needs of traditional and non-traditional students and adult professional learners. Our faculty, staff, and Dean’s office care about you and your success and have designed our continuing education curricula and programs to help you to thrive as an undergraduate, help you to develop skills in your professional field or that initiate a career change, and help you to finish a degree while balancing your current life and professional obligations. Our partnerships with Rhode Island business and community leaders will provide you the opportunity to apply what you learn in the classroom to the real-world…experiential learning at its best!
If you are a current student, I am happy you have chosen to study and learn at URI’s Alan Shawn Feinstein College of Continuing Education and I look forward to meeting you! If you are a prospective student, I invite you to navigate our website to explore all of our rich curricular and programmatic offerings and to feel free to contact me or any of my administrative staff to schedule an in-person visit.
Best wishes for a successful year!
Lori E. Ciccomascolo, Ed.D.