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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

Personal Selling 

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 

Effective Speech

Course Code: CAS 100B Date: Fall 2 (October 21 – December 16, 2013) Time: M 5 PM - 7:30 PM Cost: 3 credits

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Corporate Communication Certificate

Organizational Communication

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

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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 

Functional-Discourse Grammar

Course Code: APLNG484 Date: March 2, 2015 - April 17, 2015 Time: 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM Cost: 3 credits 

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Specialist Certificate: Teaching Writing and Literacy

Teaching Writing

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

Literacy Assessment

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 

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Continuing Education Non-Credit Programs

FE Review- Civil Engineering

Course Code: ET9034 Date: Thursdays, September 19, 2013 - May 1, 2014  Time: 6 - 9 PM  Cost: $995, $1,095 after September 5

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Personal Home Care Administrator

Date: Tuesdays, Thursdays, April 8, 2014 - May 15, 2014 Time: Times vary Cost: $1,425 for complete program, including exam

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Principles of Inventory Management (APICS)

Course Code: MGMT5341 Date: September 9 - November 4, 2013 Time: M, 4 PM-7 PM Cost: $599

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Project Management Certificate Program

Course 1: Project Management: Introduction to Project Management and Initiating the Project

Course Code:  (PJMGT5016) Schedule: Mondays, 6:30-9:30 PM January 27, February 3, 10, 17, 24 Cost: $549 ($579 if registered after 1/6/14) includes all program materials

Course 2: Project Management: Project Planning

Course Code: (PJMGT5017) Schedule: Mondays, 6:30-9:30 PM March 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 Cost: $549 includes all program materials

Course 3: Project Management: Executing, Monitoring, and Controlling the Project

Course Code: (PJMGT5018) Schedule: Mondays, 6:30-9:30 PM April 7, 14, 21, 28, May 5 Cost: $549 includes all program materials

Course 4: Project Management: Advanced Monitoring and Controlling then Closing the Project and Additional Topics

Course Code: (PJMGT5019) Schedule: Mondays, 6:30-9:30 PM May 12, 19, June 2, 9, 16 Cost: $549 includes all program materials

Microsoft Project 2010 Level 1 and 2

Schedule:  Saturdays, June 14, 21, 28 8:30 AM-3 PM

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SAT Review 

Next course scheduled for August, 2014.

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SHRM Essentials of Human Resource Management

Course Code: MGMT9503  Date: April 5 - May 10, 2014 Time: Sa, 9:00 AM-12:00 PM Cost: $499 ($519 after 3/28/14) 

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SHRM Learning System® for PHR®/SPHR®Certification Preparation 

Course Code: MGMT9510 Date: March 8 - May 31, 2014 Time: Sa, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM Cost: $1,199 ($1,299 after 2/22/14) 

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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

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The Arts Project

Wet Felting, An Exploration

Course Code: ART5302 Date: April 7 - May 12 Time: M, 1 PM - 3 PM Cost: $180

Beginning Jewelry and Metalwork 

Course Code: ART6008 Date: April 8 - May 13 Time: T, 1 PM - 3 PM Cost: $180 

Advanced Jewelry and Metalwork

Course Code: ART6009 Date: April 8 - May 13 Time: T, 10 AM - 12 PM Cost: $180

Drawing and Design Fundamentals

Course Code: ART6018 Date: April 9 - May 14 Time: W, 10 AM - 12 PM Cost: $180

Exploring Printmaking

Course Code: ART6015 Date:  April 9 - May 14 Time: W, 1 PM - 3 PM Cost: $180

Acting for Film with Katina Bozikis 

Course Code: THEA5055 Date:  April 8 - May 13 Time: T, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Cost: $180

Creating Ceramic Vessels and Raku Firing 

Course Code: Date:  April 5 and April 12 Time: Sa, 10 AM - 4 PM Cost: $180

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Conferences, Lecture Series and Institutes 

Diverse Literacies Conference

Date: Saturday, September 28 with Pre-Conference workshop on Friday, September 27

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Six at Seven Lecture Series

Date: Wednesdays, March 26, April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 2014. Lectures begin at 7 PM and are 1-1.5 hours in length. Cost: $100 for entire series.

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SAGE Lecture Series

March 7 – National Canal Museum   “America Was Built Here”

April 11 – Dr. Kenneth Womack, Penn State 2014 Scholar Laureate “Yeah! Yeah! Yeah!: The Evolving Artistry of the Beatles 

May 2 Dr. Karen Kackley, Botanist, Plant Pathologist Penn State Lehigh Valley Biology Department, “GMOs – The Good and the Not So Good  

June 6 – Steven Markowitz, President, Allen Organ,  "Profit and Corporate Responsibility"

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! 

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Continuing Education

2809 Saucon Valley Road
Center Valley, PA 18034-8447

Phone: 610-285-5000
Fax: 610-285-5256

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445 Hanover Avenue
Allentown, PA 18109

Phone: 610-841-5330
Fax: 610-841-3310

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