John Chopka

John Chopka

John Chopka is Vice President for Enrollment Management at Messiah College in Grantham, Pennsylvania. Before coming to Messiah in October of 2007, he served Malone College for 10 years as Vice President for Enrollment Management and Marketing. John has a B.A. in Communication Arts from Malone and an M.A. in Higher Education Administration from the University of Akron. He is currently enrolled in a Ph.D. program in Educational Leadership at Alvernia University in Reading, Pennsylvania.


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