Doctor of Medicine, Zeckwer-Hahn Academy, Philadelphia, 1937. Bachelor of Fine Arts with honors, Temple University, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania, 1944. Bachelor of Science in Education with honors, Temple University, Philadelphia, 1945.
Master of Education in Fine Arts with distinction, Temple University, Philadelphia, 1946. Postgraduate, Temple University, 1957. Postgraduate, New York University, 1958.
Doctor of Philosophy in Fine Arts, University Italy, 1960.
Assistant Temple University, Philadelphia, 1940—1945, director department visual education, 1944—1947. Museum consultant University Pennsylvania, 1945—1946. Director department art Eckels College Temple University, 1946—1955, professor, 1946—1955.
Consultant art Bristol Township School District, 1956—1966. Professor art department Wisconsin State University, Superior, 1965. Associate professor art department Millerville State University, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1966—1979, associate professor emeritus, since 1979.
Museum consultant University Pennsylvania, 1945—1946. Art teacher Philadelphia Board Education, 1947—1958. Commission Los Gatos Art Selection Panel, California.
Member of National Education Association, American Association of University Professors, National Education Association, American Association University Professors, Pennsylvania State Educational Association, Artist Equity, Association Higher Education, Phi Delta Kappa.
Married Thelma Clearfield-Carson. 1 child Kent Steven.