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Mary Burkett

Mary Burkett

Assistant Professor of Business
Email: mburkett@hlg.edu
Phone: 573-629-3023

Brief Bio

Mary Burkett, assistant professor of business, has been a member of the faculty at HLG since 1985. Prior to coming to HLG, she taught in Madison County public schools in North Carolina, at Columbia College in Columbia, SC, and at Mississippi State University. She also brings nine years of additional work experience in the business world.

While employed at HLG, Burkett has served on numerous committees, and currently serves on the Student Learning Improvement Committee.

Courses Taught

  • Business Communications
  • Intro to Presentation Graphics
  • Intro to Word Processing
  • Intermediate Word Processing Applications
  • Intro to Databases
  • Intermediate Database Applications
  • Intro to Spreadsheets
  • Intermediate Spreadsheet Applications
  • Web Page Design
  • Business Internship

Educational Background

  • M.Ed. in Vocational Business Education, Mississippi State University
  • B.S. in Business and Education, Winthrop University


  • Governor's Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2003
  • Most Outstanding Graduate Student in Business/Vocational Education, Mississippi State University

Contact Information

Academics Office