Certificate and Degree Programs

Learn more about how ShipPCDE helps students, our community, and local businesses and organizations.

Shippensburg University offers programs and courses in adult-friendly formats such as in the evenings, on the weekends, in a condensed schedule and/or through distance and online education. Some of our off-campus programs are designed as "cohorts," which encourages collaboration and peer support. The cohorts follow a specific course schedule throughout the degree program.

Certificates, Courses, and Credentials


Counseling, Social Work, and Human Services

Early Childhood

Learn about earning your Child Development Associate Credential tuition-free! 


Professional Leadership and Humanities

Undergraduate Degree Completion

State and Federal Approved Trade Programs

Shippensburg University has multiple trade programs approved for funding assistance through the U.S. Department of Labor and/or PA CareerLink. To see the full list, visit out Federal and State Approved Trade Programs page. 

Study Abroad

For short and long-term study abroad opportunities, visit the International Studies Program.