Interested in enrolling in a class or two without committing to a full degree program? We've got you covered.
When it's not the right time for full-time
Whether you just need to complete a specific course or you just want to test-drive a major, we make casual learning easy. Click to expand 1, 2, or 3 below.
High School Students
Ask your school counselor to submit your current high school transcript if you are in grades 10, 11, or 12 and enrolling as a casual learner.
Where to Have Transcripts Sent
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Admissions, DIF 119
Pennsylvania College of Technology
One College Ave.
Williamsport, PA 17701
Materials can be sent through an electronic sending service like Naviance or SCOIR.
Placement requirements and pre-requisites must be met and are dependent on the courses selected. External college transcripts may be used to meet any necessary placement or pre-req requirements. You'll find out during scheduling with your academic school if you might need to take action.
We are currently accepting non-degree student applications for Fall 2022. Our Spring 2023 application opens on August 1. Application deadline: one week prior to the start of each semester.
Key considerations for non-degree study
Up to seven credits per semester
Non-degree students are limited to seven credits of coursework during any one semester.
Placement requirements and pre-requisites
Placement requirements and pre-requisites must be met and are dependent on the courses selected.
Financial aid and scholarships
Non-degree students are not eligible for financial aid or Penn College scholarships.
One-on-one advising is provided by each course's academic school.
Review of non-degree status
The College recommends academic school review of non-degree status upon completion of 18 credits.
High school students
High school students wishing to enroll as non-degree must at least be in 10th grade and have a 3.0 high school GPA or higher.
Need an online option?
- Accessible online anywhere in the world
- Flexible scheduling
- Continue to work and be at home with your family
- Classes delivered asynchronously through P.L.A.T.O., Penn College's Learning Management System (LMS)
- Zoom software promotes live classroom interaction
- No required campus visits
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