Penn State Lewistown Center to hold open house for adults Oct. 16

Adults living in the Juniata River Valley who are interested in going back to school to finish a college degree for career advancement or to prepare for a new career are invited to attend a free adult learner information session from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. or from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, at the Penn State Lewistown Center, 152 E. Market St., Suite 100.

The open house session will enable adults to drop by at their convenience to talk with Penn State Continuing Education representatives about education programs, including professional certificates, and associate and bachelor’s degree programs; financial aid and scholarships; academic advising; career planning; and student services offered at the Penn State Lewistown Center.

Courses are offered during the evenings, on weekends and during the day, as well as online. In addition, adults can find out about registering for courses, transferring credits and earning credits for their prior college-level learning.

Adults who cannot attend may call the number listed below to speak with a Continuing Education admissions counselor.

For information or to register to attend, call Sue Shank at 717-248-9618 or visit

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Last Updated October 18, 2012