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No matter what stage of life you're in, it's never the wrong time to earn a degree. Let Clarion Online fit into your schedule with our online programs. Clarion Online includes associate, bachelor's, graduate and doctorate degrees as well as certificate and special programs.

Online programs also help you climb the educational ladder – earning advanced degrees while you continue to work in your field.

Clarion University leads the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) system with 28 national accreditations. What does that mean for you as a student? It means that there has been a very rigorous review of our curriculum and nationally 'vetted' so employers know that you will be graduating with the skills necessary to be successful in your field/career.

  • The Master of Science in Library Science is accredited by the American Library Association (ALA) 1 of just 3 schools in Pennsylvania
  • 90% Faculty hold the highest degree in their field (terminal degree) and so students will learn from experts within their specific discipline.
  • 2018 US News and World Report ranked Clarion University in the top 100:  Best Online Bachelor's Programs, Best Online Nursing Graduate Programs, Best Online Graduate Business Programs, and Best Online MBA Programs. 

If Clarion is a good fit for you, please contact Lynne Lander Fleisher, Director of Clarion Online at 814 393 2778 to discuss the next steps.

CLARION ONLINE IS CONTINUOUSLY RECOGNIZED FOR EXCELLENCE

During the past few years, Clarion Online has been honored with a large number of prestigious badges, some of which appear here.

Among the prestigious rankings, Clarion University was ranked No. 58 for Best Online Bachelor's Programs and No. 126 in Best Online MBA Programs by U.S. News and World Report. The first ranking is based on factors such as graduation rates, indebtedness of new graduates and academic and career support services offered to students. The second ranking is based on on factors such as admissions selectivity, reputation for excellence among peer institutions and academic and career support services offered to students.

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Interested in earning a degree on your own terms? Request more information from Clarion Online.

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Empowerment through Clarion University


"This degree program has helped me to understand where people are in their lives, and to better relate to them,"  (Read more)

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Last Updated 2/15/19