PennWest Global Online
Many students are just like you: Working full-time, handling family and personal responsibilities, yet eager to move ahead in your life and your career. PennWest Global Online program is designed to help you get there.
Accredited & Affordable
PennWest Global Online provides students with an excellent educational experience at a tremendous value. Our professors are some of the best in their fields, committed to academic excellence and intellectual rigor, and offering real-world experience.
Faculty from California, Clarion and Edinboro campuses—not teaching assistants—provide rich content and engaging discussions to ensure the degree you receive is the same quality as the one offered at our brick-and-mortar institutions. Count on them to mentor and advise you as you work towards your educational goals. Supported by state-of-the-art instructional design services and access to the latest online learning technologies, our online faculty is dedicated to your success.
Whether you’re looking to start or complete an undergraduate degree, earn advanced credits, or gain specific credentials or certificates to give you an edge in the workplace, PennWest Global Online may be the right choice for you.
In Touch with Today -- and Tomorrow's Workforce
PennWest Global Online focuses on practical, skills-based education that molds graduates for high-impact careers. Expert professors monitor workforce needs and develop new programs in high-demand fields.Many of PennWest Global Online academic programs are accredited by national agencies — ensuring all programs meet the highest standards for excellence.
The Power of PennWest
PennWest was formed by the integration of California, Clarion and Edinboro universities. It's a new way to educate and the future of higher education. One built on the strengths of each university in order to offer every student a richer experience, while holding down the cost of education.
Our online offering allows you to choose the academic and personal options that suit you best.
You’ll have access to more courses, more faculty and more learning opportunities than ever before.
Affordable Transfer Friendly
As a member of Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education, PennWest is your best value for higher education. Every applicant who submits a Free Application for Financial Student Aid (FAFSA) is considered for assistance.
PennWest is committed to helping transfer students every step of the way. We provide an easy transition, and our focus is on maximizing your transfer credits. We help you earn your degree on your own personal timeline. Students can transfer up to 90 credits from various institutions while also providing students with opportunities to transfer military credits, CLEP/DANTES/AP/IB/ACE and apply for Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) credit. PennWest helps transfer students make important changes easy and seamless. Let us help you make your move.
For a courtesy transfer credit evaluation, complete the request form at pennwest.edu/transfer.