Bachelor of Science, Chicago State University, 1957. Master of Science in Industrial Education, Chicago State University, 1962. Master of Arts in Social Science, University Chicago, 1966.
Doctor of Philosophy in Education, University Chicago, 1973. Juris Doctor, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1977.
Teacher Chicago Board Education, 1957—1968. Professor Chicago State University, since 1968. Sole practice law Palos Heights, Illinois, since 1977.
Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1951-1968.