PCDE Highlights

2014 Summer Sessions Mascot Name Contest


Cast your vote to name Ship’s 2014 Summer Mascot, and be eligible to win one of four $50 gift cards to the Shippensburg University bookstore!

Cast your vote HERE!

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Student Success Stories

Dean's Message

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PCDE Contact Info

Horton Hall Room 108 
1871 Old Main Drive
Shippensburg University
Shippensburg, PA, 17257
(717) 477-1502

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Inquiry Form 

PCDE Registration Info

PCDE Withdrawal Form

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Summer Session 2014 FB Cover 3-13-14

Welcome to the Office of Professional, Continuing,
and Distance Education (PCDE)

Formerly known as the Office of Extended Studies


PCDE collaborates with the academic colleges to develop, administer, and support courses, certificates, and degrees that address the professional development, continuing education, and service needs of south-central Pennsylvania.

Flexible Schedules
including evening, weekend, summer and accelerated formats

Convenient Locations
PCDE courses are offered in Harrisburg, Gettysburg, York, Spring Grove, and * ONLINE *

New Funding Available
PA Early Childhood Directors Credential

New Programs
Supply Chain & Logistics Management - Post-Bachelor’s Graduate Certificate & Letter of Completion - Coming Fall 2014

Master of Arts in Teaching/Science Education

Educational Leadership Residency Program

Workforce Development WEDnetPA: Training Pennsylvania's workers for a growing economy. *Guaranteed Free Training

New Location
Master of Education in School Administration, Principal/Supervisory Certificate, and Superintendent Letter of Eligibility at Spring Grove

Management Information Systems - Post-Bachelor's Graduate Certificate and Letter of Completion

Couples and Family Therapy - Post-Master's Graduate Letter of Completion

Advanced Studies in Business - Post-Bachelor's Graduate Certificate (and Pre-MBA preparation)