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1615 Anderson Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66502

1-800-622-2578 (toll free)

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m. CDT

Janet Carlson

Title: Noncredit Online Program Coordinator, Online Professional Development
Section: Academic Incubation and Innovation
Address: 1615 Anderson Ave., Manhattan, KS 66502
Office: 114 Global Campus Building 
Phone: 785-532-2494
Fax: 785-532-3779
Email: jscarlson@k-state.edu


  1. Coordinates online and noncredit professional development programs.
  2. K-State Global Campus representative for online noncredit programs.
  3. Promotes, coordinates and facilitates continuing education and professional development programs and partnerships with corporate partners.


Jan coordinates online and noncredit Professional Development Programs as part of the CNCP team.  Jan joined the team in December 2013 after several years of corporate HR experience in the telecommunications, manufacturing, banking and healthcare fields.

She serves as K-State Global Campus’ representative for online noncredit programs and is also responsible for promoting, coordinating and facilitating continuing education (CE) online programs and partnerships with corporate partners.

As an experienced HR professional, Jan volunteers for the local SHRM chapter and was recognized by that organization as HR Professional of the Year in 2009. Additionally, she maintains a professional certification in the HR field as a Professional in Human Resources (PHR).

She earned her bachelor’s degree in Consumer Affairs and Family Economics from Kansas State University. She is a member of the K-State Alumni Association, Ahearn Fund, and several Friends groups at the university. 

Jan and her husband, Jack, have two grown children, Brian and Denise.

Jan Carlson

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Degree, Field of Study, University, Year:

B.S., Consumer Affairs and Family Economics, Kansas State University

P.H.R., Professional in Human Resources, Human Resource Certification Institute, 1991

SHRM-CP, Certified Professional, Society of Human Resources Management, 2015