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The Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies offers five undergraduate and three graduate accelerated adult degree program in a completely online format. Maintain your connection to a local, trustworthy college, and have the benefits of completing your degree in the comfort of your own home.
Online classes are not limited to those enrolled in completely online degree programs. All SCPS students are able to take a mix of online and in-person courses depending on major, course requirements and schedule.
Online Graduate Business Programs
Masters of Business Administration (MBA)
Make a difference in your career, company, and community with an MBA from Elizabethtown College. Our accelerated program, ranked one of the top in the region, provides you with the business knowledge you need to go further. With classes in finance to marketing and corporate social responsibility to leadership, our expert faculty work with you directly to help you achieve your professional and personal goals.
Master of Science in Strategic Leadership (MSL)
Unlock your leadership potential with an M.S. in Strategic Leadership. Develop the strategic skills you need to lead and grow an organization with instruction from experienced faculty and within a flexible, part-time format. Learn how to overcome the challenges that face today's organizations, from strategic, big-picture planning to ethical decision-making. Discover the type of leader that you want to be.
Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Administration
Our 100% online certification in Healthcare Administration provides you with the skills to effectively manage people and processes, initiate strategic enhancements, ensure required policies are applied to administration, apply principles of economics to manage finances and develop insight into managing information systems in a healthcare organization. Enhance your career today in as little as two semesters, in a format that fits around your life.
Graduate Certificate in Strategic Leadership
Learn to develop and articulate your own, unique leadership style, effectively lead and manage change in your organization, identify problems and develop strategic solutions, build teams and collaborate across sectors and communicate strategically with internal and external stakeholders. A graduate certificate in Strategic Leadership can be the perfect stepping stone to a Masters-level program, or as a career-focused addition to your resume.
Online Graduate Education Programs
M.Ed. in Special Education
Designed for working, in-service teachers, the Master of Education in Special Education affords candidates a complex understanding of educational theory, an awareness and adherence to professional ethics, a commitment to professional development, and the ability to establish and maintain an equitable and purposeful learning environment for all students. Candidates may select from either K-8 or 7-12 certification for the state of Pennsylvania.
M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction
Designed for certified educators (PK-12), this program provides a graduate-level qualification in curriculum and instruction with a focus on teaching for peace. The course includes teaching on issues of social justice, student rights, conflict resolution, community capacity, culturally responsive methods, and student/teacher advocacy, with an emphasis on curriculum and peace theories with practical applications for the classroom environment.
Master of Music Education (M.M.E.)
Elizabethtown College is excited to offer the nation’s first Master of Music Education (M.M.E.) degree focused on the study of peacebuilding. This program is designed for certified, in-service teachers and blends online learning with one week per-summer of face-to-face interaction. During the three-year program, candidates build the skills, knowledge and reflective space to teach music through the lens of peacebuilding.
ESL Program Specialist
The Post-Baccalaureate ESL Program Specialist Program is designed for in-service teachers seeking further understanding of pedagogy, curriculum, resources, and methods designed to provide English Learners access to equitable educational opportunities. The program is a combination of coursework and field experiences that will reveal the importance of language and culture in the education of English Learners.
Integrative STEM Education Endorsement
Prepare your students for careers that don't even exist yet with the Post-Baccalaureate Integrative STEM Education Endorsement Program. The program is designed for in-service teachers seeking further understanding of pedagogy, curriculum, resources, and methods designed to promote integrative STEM learning. The program is a combination of coursework and field experiences that will prepare teachers to construct, implement, and evaluate integrative STEM educational programming.
Online Undergraduate Programs
A background in accounting opens you up to a number of opportunities more than just number-crunching. As a financial problem-solver, you’ll be able to help businesses and nonprofit organizations make important business decisions, or aid individuals with personal financial goals. A bachelors of science in accounting from Elizabethtown College's School of Continuing and Professional Studies will help to develop you into a critical thinker who can help shape the financial future of your organization.
The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration prepares adults for increasingly responsible leadership roles in the modern business community, which is characterized by its global reach, diversity, technological orientation, strategic planning and complexity.
The Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice is designed to not only provide you with broad-based knowledge of the criminal justice system, but also to stimulate a comprehensive understanding of underlying issues that impact the field, and the application of the law and theory.
Health Care Administration
The Bachelor of Science in Health Care Administration curriculum blends the theory, design, management, and practice of healthcare into a comprehensive learning program. This program emphasizes ethics, fiscal responsibility, technological solutions, critical thinking and communication skills in the health care environment.
The Bachelor of Science in Human Services seeks to provide a broad-based knowledge of the human services field, as well as to stimulate a comprehensive understanding of underlying issues that influence the application of theory and practice in today's society.
Human Services with Behavioral and Addictions Counseling
The Bachelor of Science in Human Services seeks to provide additional knowledge of the human services field, with a specific concentration in behavioral and addictions couseling, positioning students to apply what they learn to help counsel indiviuals in these areas.