Ciara Owens

Site Director, Dallas

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Ciara is an accomplished recruitment, admissions, and college & career counseling professional with 9 years of experience in Higher Education. Ciara found her passion in Higher Ed. by recognizing the value in helping others progress on paths that eventually change their lives. She is committed to coaching, mentoring, and advising both students and staff on the importance of personal and professional development, by finding purpose in reaching their individual goals.

Ciara’s personal life experiences have contributed majorly to her success in the industry, proving her to be personable, principled, morally upright, and fearless.

Ciara has a B.S in Business Management from Grambling State University and an M.S. in College Student Personnel from Arkansas State University; although a native of Cleveland, Ohio, she has happily found her home in Dallas, TX, where she enjoys spending time with her children and family, reading, and listening to Jazz.


Unlocking Potential
Changing the Face of Tech


Per Scholas is proud to announce that we are winners of the 2023 Kristof Holiday Impact Prize, and we have been selected as a beneficiary of The New York Times Communities Fund. Contributions from these campaigns will fuel Per Scholas’ Career Access Fund, providing thousands of diverse learners in 2024 with everything they need to unlock their potential through tuition-free tech training.

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