Preheat oven to 350.
Prepare 9 x 9 inch pan with cooking spray or cooking release.
Follow instructions on cookie mix box. Save the cinnamon and sugar packet for the last step. After combining the mix, egg, and butter, set aside 3 TBS of the dough.
Press dough into prepared pan.
Add cream cheese and sugar in mixing bowl. Using electric mixer combine until fully incorporated. Add eggs and vanilla extract and continue beating until well mixed.
Spread cream cheese mixture on top of dough.
Using the dough that was set aside, roll into small balls and place on top of the cream cheese layer.
Sprinkle cinnamon and sugar packet evenly over the top.
Bake for 40 minutes. Remove and sprinkle 1 to 2 TSP sugar over the top. Return to oven for 5 minutes.
Allow to cool completely before slicing.