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


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. 


Shippensburg is also proud to offer several distance education courses and programs at the Dixon University Center in Harrisburg, PA.

Study Abroad

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