Erie Insurance is the only Fortune 500 company based in the Erie area and Penn State is in the top 1 percent of higher education institutions worldwide with the largest global alumni network.
It's never too late for learning, so whether you're taking a course to enhance your skills or are ready to pursue a degree, Penn State Behrend has a variety of options for adults pursuing higher education.
The Behrend campus is just a short, six-mile drive from Erie Insurance and easily accessible via the Bayfront Highway. Behrend offers programs for evening completion, keeping your work, family, and community responsibilities in mind.
Penn State Behrend offers more than forty bachelor's, associate, and master's degree programs. The college's faculty-to-student ratio of 1:16 provides students with a personalized learning experience from accomplished instructors.
The college offers many programs that are relevant to the day-to-day work performed at Erie Insurance. The Princeton Review has called the college's MBA program “the best value for a working student in the local area.” The online master's in project management program is also one of the top five programs of its kind, according to new rankings by BestMastersPrograms.org.
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