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Career Advancement Programs


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      flexible  degree and certificate options tailored for working adults

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      Become that someone who shows your family 
      that anything is possible when you put your mind to it.

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      Our programs are well respected and affordable. 
      Discounted tuition for ADCS and Graduate Business programs.

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      Online and on-site programs offered through The Shields School of Business at SFU

    • flexible  degree and certificate options tailored for working adults

    • Become that someone who shows your family 
      that anything is possible when you put your mind to it.

    • Our programs are well respected and affordable. 
      Discounted tuition for ADCS and Graduate Business programs.

    • Online and on-site programs offered through The Shields School of Business at SFU

  • Contact Us

    Every career success story at SFU starts with a conversation.  

    Two ways to get started:

    • Sign up for an open house or request a consultation below.
    •  Call us at 814-472-3012 (undergrad) or 814-472-3041 (graduate business)

    Career Paths Tailored for Adults

    Each person comes to the decision to go back to school for a different reason.

    - the desire take on new challenges in your job  
    - a way to have a "career" rather than a job
    - an unshakable urge to change careers

    No matter where you are on your career journey, we want to help you become that someone who has the kind of career success where you can make a difference. 

  • Summer 2017 Open Houses

    Learn about online and on-site programs, financial aid, transferring credits, and more. 

    • Aug. 8  (JFK Center SFU campus) 5-7 p.m. 
    • Aug. 15 (Johnstown Panera Bread) 5-7 p.m.
    • Aug. 21 (Altoona Sheetz Corporate, 6th Ave) 5-7 p.m.

    Register for the location of your choice below.

  • Request Info or Register for an Open House

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  • The SFU Advantage for Adult Learners

    • career-focused degree and certificate options
    • flexible evening, online and in-person courses
    • Locations in Altoona, Johnstown, Loretto, and State College 
    • respected institution with a track record for helping working professionals advance
    • faculty members who are experts in their fields
    • recognized "military-friendly" institution
    • named one of "best online programs" in Pennsylvania
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