Staff Directory

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Marie Rafa

Marie Rafa

Instructional Services Coordinator, WVU Online and Continuing Professional Education
Marie.Rafa@mail.wvu.edu
(304) 293-5597

Expertise
Marie’s primary responsibility is to assist with all non-credit programming and partnerships run through Continuing Professional Education which support the mission values of the University. She coordinates the course registrations and online course set ups as well as looks for new educational and diverse non-credit opportunities to bring to the local and online communities. She earned both her bachelor and master degrees from West Virginia University and has experience working with New Student Orientation (2008-2010 as a student/graduate assistant) and Admissions and Recruitment (2010-2011). Marie has been with WVU Online since 2015.
Additional responsibilities:

  • Handling questions, inquiries and registrations/refunds for non-credit
  • Works closely with sponsors, agencies, and academic departments to develop new classes or educational opportunities
  • Approving classes/events/workshops for Continuing Education Units
  • Manages daily operations of Continuing Professional Education
  • Processing Guest Applications and assisting guest students with acclimation to WVU
  • Involvement with WVU Online’s daily operations – ranges from assisting with the call center, answering general questions about WVU, policies, procedures, and programs, and assisting with Professional Development Graduate Credits for Teachers

Education

  • B.A., English, West Virginia University
  • M.A. Educational Leadership Studies (Higher Education Administration), West Virginia University