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Prepare for life, leadership and careers through rigorous liberal arts and professional programs.
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Advance to the next level in your career, gaining critical skills desired by leaders across sectors.
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Adult Education
Complete college and upgrade skills through programs that fit your life and busy schedule.

Student Success Stories

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Cultivating Leadership Skills
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Graduate student in the library
Gaining Work Experience
MBA student improves processes.
Adult Education Student: Jennifer Hack - Criminal Justice Major
Keeping Juveniles on Track
Student guides troubled youth on pathway to success.
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Visit Our Beautiful Campus
The best way to experience Alvernia is to visit the campus and immerse in its vibrant community.
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Online Programs
Earning your degree while working is often a challenge for busy adults. Alvernia’s fully online programs let you earn your undergraduate or graduate degree on your terms -- flexible, convenient, support to help you succeed.
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Alvernia ranks among 2019 best regional universities
Of the more than 1,500 colleges and universities in the northeast region, Alvernia ranks in the top tier by U.S. News & World Report.
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Real-World Learning
Apply knowledge through experiential and service learning opportunities and hands-on practice.
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Admission & Financial Aid
Alvernia staff provides personalized attention for each student and family to ensure they are fully engaged, aware and understand the best options for college success.

Upcoming Events

The 8 Drivers of Business Value
MBA Mix and Mingle - Schuylkill Center
Undergraduate Information Session
Saturday Hours
Master of Education Mix and Mingle - Schuylkill Center
Ph.D. in Leadership Information Session
Winter Open House
Leveraging HR as a Resource to Drive Profitable Growth
Student for an Evening - Schuylkill Center
Master of Social Work Information Session
Berks County Spring College Fair
Hot Club of Philadelphia
Traditional Irish Music