The department of Professional Education and Outreach fosters Kansas State Polytechnic's land grant mission by supporting online education, providing conference planning services, engaging industry, and offering K-12 programs. The department furthers the mission and vision of Kansas State Polytechnic by supporting innovative education practices that extend academic offerings beyond the walls of the university.
Dr. Alysia Starkey - Director
Jordan Funk - Academic Advisor and Distance Programs Coordinator
Julie Wilson - Event Coordinator
Kelli Witte - Testing Center Supervisor and Office Manager
Kirsten Zoller - Training and Event Coordinator
Professional Education and Outreach is located in the Outreach Center, building number 12 on the Kansas State Polytechnic Campus map. From Centennial Road, turn east on Tony's Road. Turn south on Scanlan Avenue, then east into parking lot A-4. The Outreach Center is to your left.
Parking is available in lot A-4 with a campus permit or visitor pass. For more information about parking at Kansas State Polytechnic contact Parking Services.
Directions to campus
If you are traveling east or west on I-70, stay on I-70 until the I-70/I-135 interchange. Travel south on I-135 to the Magnolia Street. exit (No. 90). Go west on Magnolia Road, then north on Centennial Road and proceed to the Kansas State Polytechnic Campus.
If you are traveling north or south on I-135, take the Magnolia Street. exit (No. 90). Go west on Magnolia Road, then north on Centennial Road and proceed to the Kansas State Polytechnic Campus.
There are many lodging options in Salina, Kansas. The Salina Area Chamber of Commerce website lists all accommodation options in the area.
The Salina Regional Airport provides direct flights from Denver, CO. K-State Polytechnic is approximately 1 hour from the Manhattan Regional Airport, offering direct daily flights from Chicago/O'Hare and Dallas/Fort Worth, 1.5 hours from the Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport and approximately 3 hours from the Kansas City International Airport.