Vice President for Adult, Corporate and Online Education
Phone: (973) 257-5190 ext. 5047

Academic Accomplishments

  • BA, Fairleigh Dickinson University
  • MA in Administration and Supervision of Adult Education and Training, Montclair State University,
  • Ed.D in Organizational Leadership – Higher Education, Nova Southeastern University.


Deirdre Letson’s interests include andragogical innovation, learning-centered teaching practices and educational policy.  She has served as Dean of Centenary’s School of Professional Studies since February 2010. Prior to that, she spent five years working as the Associate Dean for Faculty and Curriculum Development for Centenary’s adult programs. Approximately 800 adult learners from New Jersey and throughout the United States participate in an array of programs each year. Through partnerships with campus faculty, corporations, and community organizations, the educational programs of the School of Professional Studies address key workplace issues.