Who We Are, at The Office of Extended Studies

  • Expand your horizons! The Office of Extended Studies at IUP will help you to achieve your educational goals. Our mission is to support our community and provide the professional training and adult enrichment courses that you need. Our intent is to deliver what you need, when you need it, and deliver it how you want it delivered.


    • Engage the local and regional community to provide adult noncredit education, training, and skill development courses.
    • Admit non-IUP students wishing to take a class into one or more of IUP’s for-credit classes.
    • Help you complete your associate’s or bachelor’s degree.
    • Manage internship, externship, and clinical experience agreements on behalf of Academic Affairs.
    • Seek authorization for IUP to offer online programs and have field experiences in other states, known as State Authorization.
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