Continuing Education Credit Programs
Business Essentials for Professionals
Introduction to Business Information Systems
Course Code: MIS 204 Date: Fall 2 (October 23 – December 18, 2013) Time: W 5 PM - 7:30 PM Cost: 3 credits
Course Code: MKTG220 Date: Fall 1 (August 26 – October 14, 20133) Time: M 5 PM - 7:30 PM Cost: 3 credits
Introduction to Business
Course Code: BA100 Date: Fall 1 (August 28 – October 16, 2013) Time: W 5 PM - 7:30 PM Cost: 3 credits
Course Code: CAS 100B Date: Fall 2 (October 21 – December 16, 2013) Time: M 5 PM - 7:30 PM Cost: 3 credits
Corporate Communication Certificate
Course Code: CAS 352 Date: Fall 2 (October 21 – December 13, 2013) Time: TBA Cost: 3 credits
Principles of Marketing
Course Code: MKTG 301 Date: Fall 1 (August 26 – December 13, 2013) Time: TBA Cost: 3 credits
Public Relations and Marketing
Course Code: MKTG 310 Date: Fall 1 (August 26 – October 11, 2013) Time: W 6:15 - 9 PM Cost 3 credits
The Media and Public Relations
Course Code: CC 402 Date: (August 26 – December 13, 2013) Time: W 3:55 - 6:25 PM Cost: 3 credits
Writing for the Web
Course Code: ENGL 420 Date: TBA: Time: TBA Cost: 3 credits
English as a Second Language Program Specialist
Foundations of Language in Second Language Teaching
Course Code: WLED400 Date: June 23, 2014 - August 8, 2014 Time: 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM Cost: 3 credits
Language, Culture, and the Classroom: Issues for Practitioners
Course Code: WLED444 Date: September 8, 2014 - October 24, 2014 Time: 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM Cost: 3 credits
Assessment of Performance: Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Learners
Course Code: WLED483 Date: November 3, 2014 - December 19, 2014 Time: 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM Cost: 3 credits
Teaching English as a Second Language
Course Code: APLNG493 Date: January 5, 2015 - February 21, 2015 Time: 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM Cost: 3 credits
Course Code: APLNG484 Date: March 2, 2015 - April 17, 2015 Time: 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM Cost: 3 credits
Specialist Certificate: Teaching Writing and Literacy
Course Code: EDUC452 Date: Aug 20 - Oct 22, 2013 Time: T, 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM Cost: 3 credits
The Internet and K-12 Education
Course Code: EDUC463 Date: Oct 31, Nov 2, 14, 16, and Dec 5, 7, 12, 2013 Time: Th, 4:30 PM - 8:30 PM & Sa 8 AM - 4 PM Cost: 3 credits
Course Code: EDUC425 Date: Jan 16, 18, 30, , Feb 1, 13, 15, 20, 2014 Time: T, 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM & Sa 9 AM - 3 PM Cost: 3 credits
Teaching Struggling Readers and Writers
Course Code: EDUC477 Date: Feb 25 - May 6, 2014 Time: T, 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM Cost: 3 credits
Elective Concentration (Select One)
Children's Literature in Teaching Writing
Course Code: EDUC432 Date: June 23-June 27, 2014 Time: M-F, 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM Cost: 3 credits
Technology and the Learning Process
Course Code: EDUC464 Date: July 7 - July 11, 2014 Time: M-F, 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM Cost: 3 credits
Optional Fellowship: Lehigh Valley Writing Project Fellowship
Course Code: TBA Date: July 14 - July 18, 2013 Time: M-F, 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM Cost: 3 credits
Continuing Education Non-Credit Programs
Certificate in Corporate Communication
Principles of Marketing (MKTG 5023) begins October 20th and ends December 12th, 2014. This is an ONLINE course.
Effective Communication in the Business World (CAS 5006) begins October 20th and ends December 12th, 2014. This is an ONLINE course.
2015 Offerings (more to follow):
The Media and Public Relations (COMM 5083) Check back for course details.
Effective Communication in the Business World (CAS 5006) Check back for course details.
FALL 2015 (Tentative, more to follow)
The Media and Public Relations (COMM 5083) Check back for course details.
Writing for the Web (ENGL 5177). Check back for course details.
Each course costs $599
Clinical Medical Assistant Program
Date: Saturdays, October 4th through March 28th (no class November 29th , December 20th , December 27th, January 3rd).
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Cost: $2,399 (includes all books and supplies)
Pharmacy Technician Program
Date: Saturdays, October 4th through December 13th (no class November 29th).
9am – 3 pm
Physical Therapy Aide Program
9am to 3 pm, Saturdays, October 4th through December 13th (no class November 29th)
Principles of Inventory Management (APICS)
Course Code: MGMT5341 Date: September 9 - November 4, 2013 Time: M, 4 PM-7 PM Cost: $599
Project Management Certificate Program
Module 1: Project Management: Introduction to Project Management and Initiating the Project
Course Code: (PJMGT5016) Schedule: Mondays, 6:30-9:30 PM September 8, 15, 22, 29, October 6
Module 2: Project Management: Project Planning
Course Code: (PJMGT5017) Schedule: Mondays, 6:30-9:30 PM October 13, 20, 27, November 3, 10
Module 3: Project Management: Executing, Monitoring, and Controlling the Project
Course Code: (PJMGT5018) Schedule: Mondays, 6:30-9:30 PM November 17, 24, December 1, 8, 15
Module 4: Project Management: Advanced Monitoring and Controlling then Closing the Project and Additional Topics
Course Code: (PJMGT5019) Schedule: Mondays, 6:30-9:30 PM January 5, 12, 19, 26, February 2, 2015
Microsoft Project 2014 is offered at no additional cost to Project Management Certificate holders:
Schedule: Saturdays, February 14, 28, 2015, 9 AM-3 PM
Preparing For Your Math SAT, a 12-hour course will be held August 4th through 7th, 4p.m. to 7 p.m.,
Preparing For Your Verbal SAT, a 12-hour course will be held August 11th through 14th, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.,
SAT Review Course, a 24-hour course will be held August 4th through 14th, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
SHRM Essentials of Human Resource Management
Course Code: MGMT9503 Date: Saturdays, October 11, 2014 - November 15, 2014, 9 AM to 12 noon (No class November 1st) Cost: $499, Registrations received after October 1, 2014 fee is $519.
SHRM Learning System® for PHR®/SPHR®Certification Preparation
Course Code: MGMT9510 Date: Sep. 8 - Dec 1, 2014 Time: M, 6:30 AM-9:30 PM Cost: $1,199, which includes all course materials ($1,299 after 8/20/14).
Practical Nursing Program
Structure and Function of The Human Body
Course Code: HSSCI6000
Fundamentals of Practical Nursing
Course Code: HSSCI6001L HSSCI6001C
Concepts of Basic Medical and Surgical Nursing
Care Course Code: HSSCI6002L HSSCI6002C
Nursing Care of Adults and Children
Course Code: HSSCI6003L HSSCI6003C
Nursing Care of the Adult
Course Code: HSSCI6004L HSSCI6004C
The Arts Project
Wet Felting, An Exploration
Course Code: ART5302 Date: Sept. 15 - Dec. 8 Time: M, 6 PM - 8 PM Cost: $350
Beginning Jewelry and Metalwork
Course Code: ART6008 Date: Sept 16 - Dec. 9 Time: T, 1 PM - 3 PM Cost: $350
Advanced Jewelry and Metalwork
Course Code: ART6009 Date: Sept 16 - Dec. 9 Time: T, 10 AM - 12 PM Cost: $350
Drawing and Design Fundamentals
Course Code: ART6018 Date: Sept. 17 - Dec. 10 Time: W, 10 AM - 12 PM Cost: $350
Course Code: ART6015 Date: Sept. 17 - Dec. 10 Time: W, 1 PM - 3 PM Cost: $350
Creating Ceramic Vessels and Raku Firing
Course Code: Date: October 3 and October 10 Time: F, 10 AM - 4 PM Cost: $175
Conferences, Lecture Series and Institutes
Diverse Literacies Conference
Date: Saturday, September 28 with Pre-Conference workshop on Friday, September 27
Six at Six Lecture Series
Date: Series begins Thursday, October 23, 2014. Lectures begin at 6 PM and are 1-1.5 hours in length. Cost: The six lecture series is $59 per person or two people from the same household for $89
SAGE Lecture Series
Fall 2014 Lecture Series
Friday, September 12th
“Basic Meteorology” – Eastern PA Weather Authority meteorologists Mike DeFino and Bobby Martrich will cover key elements that make up our weather patterns and share “a day in the life” of a meteorologist.
Friday, October 3rd
“Behind the Scenes at the Symphony” – Diane Wittry, Director and Conductor, Allentown Symphony
will share her experience as a conductor. An orchestra is a complex engine, with many hands working behind the scenes to help create the magic. How does it all come together and what does it all look and sound like from the perspective of the conductor?
Friday, November 7th
Military Personnel and their Families” – Dr. Daniel Perkins, Director, Penn State Clearinghouse for Military Readiness will describe a Penn State initiative designed to apply strong science in order to understand the families of the nation’s military men and women in order to advance their health, well-being, and resilience.
Friday, December 5th
“In Pursuit of the Relaxation Response” – Christine Scarince, Certified Health Coach will present research-based data on the Relaxation Response, a physical state of deep rest that changes the physical and emotional response to stress and has been shown to aid in the prevention of chronic illness.
Join us at 10:30 for coffee. Lectures begin at 11 a.m. and lunch is served at noon.
Cost of each lecture, including lunch, is $20, or attend all four for $60!
SAGE lectures are held in Room 135 at our Center Valley campus,
2809 Saucon Valley Road, Center Valley, PA
Penn State Lehigh Valley
2809 Saucon Valley Road
Center Valley, PA 18034-8447
The Penn State Center @ Overlook Park
445 Hanover Avenue
Allentown, PA 18109