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Edinboro University's Porreco College
2951 West 38th Street
Erie, PA 16506
Phone: (814) 836-1955 or
(814) 732-2544
Fax: (814) 833-2085

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EMTA Bus Schedule – Bus service is FREE to all students with an ID

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Personal Enrichment & Professional Development

Whether you want to accelerate your career, deepen professional skills, offer employee training, or simply learn new things, Edinboro University offers a wide range of personal enrichment and professional development programs.

Community Music School

Further your education and expand skills by taking Personal Enrichment and Professional Development courses through Edinboro University. We offer courses at Edinboro University, at Porreco College, and online. 

In addition, we offer customized employee training for businesses and organizations through Contract Training, Leadership University and WEDnetPA. These classes can be completed on campus or at a location of your choice. Many are available online, as well.

Rejuvenate Your Retirement: An Educational Course for Retirees

The Porreco College of Edinboro University – Por 2
Thursdays, January 31st and February 7th   |  9:30am - 11:30am
Tuesdays, February 5th and 12th   |   1:00pm - 3:00pm

Edinboro University - Frank G. Pogue Student Center, Room 143
Wednesdays, February 6th and February 13th   |   1:00-3:00 pm

Registration (PDF)Informational Flyer

Passport to Retirement: Your "How to" Guide for Financial Success

The Porreco College of Edinboro University – Por 2
Thursdays, January 31st and February 7th   |   6:30pm - 9:30pm
Tuesdays, February 5th and 12th, 2018   |   6:30pm - 9:30pm

Edinboro University - Frank G. Pogue Student Center, Room 143
Wednesdays, February 6th and February 13th   |   6:30-9:30 pm

Registration (PDF)Informational Flyer

Wealth Creation – A Personal Finance Course for Professionals Age 35 to 50

The Porreco College of Edinboro University – Por 2
Tuesdays, February 21st and 28th   |   6:30-9:00 pm
Thursdays, February 26th and March 5th   |   6:30-9:00 pm

Edinboro University - Butterfield Hall, Room 211
Wednesdays, February 27th and March 6th   |   6:30-9:30 pm

Registration (PDF) Informational Flyer

Wastewater Operator Certificate Program

Edinboro University 
Classes run two nights per week for Fall of 2018 and Spring of 2019

Information Flyer

Available Year-Round

NEW! Online E-Learning Healthcare Courses

These courses are highly interactive and provide students with an enriched learning experience. Each course was developed to ensure that students gain the necessary skills to excel in a professional healthcare environment. Learn more about these exciting new programs, or visit us online at to experience a Course Demo.

Additional Online Short Courses (Ed2Go)

Quickbooks 2016 Series
Accounting Fundamentals
Accounting Fundamentals II
Math Refresher
Beginning Writer’s Workshop
Discover Digital Photography
Fundamentals of Supervision & Management
Building Teams That Work
Effective Business Writing
Grammar Refresher
Supervision & Management Series
A to Z Grant Writing
Adobe Value Suite
Basic Computer Skills Suite
SAT/ACT Prep Series
Fundamentals of Technical Writing
Introduction to Photoshop
Resume Writing Workshop
Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2016
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Online Professional Courses with Certifications (Ed2GoPRO)

Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office Master, with Exam Voucher
Certified Bookkeeper
Human Resources Professional
Project Management
Microsoft Office Specialist, with Exam Voucher
Paralegal, with Exam Voucher
Preston Bailey’s Fundamentals of Floral Design
Preston Bailey’s Intermediate Floral Design
Project Management Essentials, with CAPM® Prep
NASM (National Academy of Sports Medicine) Certified Personal Trainer Exam Preparation (voucher included)
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Lifelong Learning Institute

Al Stone Lecture Series Lectures begin at 9:30 a.m. on Thursdays in the Diebold Center for the Performing Arts on the campus of Edinboro University. The environment is friendly and encourages dialogue rather than a lengthy talk. The program is free and open to the public.
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Numerous events and programs offered by a consortium of local colleges, including Edinboro University. View the upcoming schedule.