Professional Development

Essentials of Student Affairs Practices Institute

Do you work in student affairs without a Master’s degree in student affairs? Interested in learning the basics of student affairs? If so, we designed this Institute for you!
The Georgia College Personnel Association (GCPA) presents the Essentials of Student Affairs Practices (ESAP) Institute! This program is designed to provide individuals who work in Student Affairs (at post secondary institutions in Georgia (including two-year colleges, four-year institutions, and technical colleges) without a traditional educational background in Student Affairs & Higher Education more insight into the educational foundation that makes up our robust field.
We are in need of presenters for this year’s ESAP institutes – learn more and submit your proposal here.

Joint GCPA & GHO Annual Conference

More information coming soon!

Annual Dr. Paul K. Jahr New Professionals Workshop

​Are you a new student affairs professional or new to the state of Georgia? Consider attending the Dr. Paul K. Jahr New Professionals Workshop – hosted annually at Georgia College & State University in Milledgeville, GA:

  • Learn more about student affairs in Georgia.
  • Meet other student affairs professionals from around the state.
  • Become acquainted with colleagues in similar positions from other institutions.

​For more information, contact:
Larry Christenson
[email protected]

Georgia College
Campus Box 60
Milledgeville, GA 31061