The Division for Community and Workforce Development (CWD) is responsible for the leadership and administration of workforce and community development initiatives for Southern University at Shreveport (SUSLA). The division is comprised of Career Services, Continuing Education, Community Development, Corporate Training, Small Business Development and Workforce Solutions.
CWD helps to identify needs, meet gaps and provide meaningful pathways to college, hands-on job experiences and placement opportunities upon completion of training and academic programs. CWD, the enterprise and entrepreneurial unit of SUSLA, has more flexibility to be nimble and responsive to the diversified needs of the community, both near and far. CWD is committed to collaborative approaches to innovative solutions to support the 21 St-century economy!
The mission of Community and Workforce Development (CWD) is to identify, create, and support lifelong learning opportunities through quality programs that address the educational, professional, and economic development needs of the community.Our Vision
WE TRANSFORM LIVES through entrepreneurial and innovative approaches to education, training, and service.