Penn State Harrisburg offers summer courses, financial aid for educators

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Credit: Penn State Harrisburg

MIDDLETOWN, Pa. — Penn State Harrisburg will deliver a full range of undergraduate and graduate programs for teachers throughout the summer. Courses vary in length and format to fit busy schedules.

Options for educators include:

  • Undergraduate and graduate courses
  • Online and zoom synchronous classes will be held during the first and second summer sessions
  • Literacy, mathematics education and mathematics coaching, instructional coaching, ESL, and special education courses will be offered

Educator’s Award

The college’s Educator's Award will provide $500 per semester and recognition to outstanding students enrolling in the literacy education or teaching and curriculum master’s programs at Penn State Harrisburg.

To be eligible, students must be enrolled or plan to enroll in approved programs. Students must have been accepted by the college’s School of Behavioral Sciences and Education as a degree candidate in one of the approved programs and must register for a minimum of three (3) credits. 

Financial assistance will be provided until the student graduates or withdraws from Penn State Harrisburg. To maintain eligibility, students must hold a cumulative grade point average of 3.00. This award is only for students attending Penn State Harrisburg.

For more information, visit Summer Courses for Educators