College Profile: Central Penn College
Central Penn College opens opportunities to students from a variety of academic backgrounds by providing the education needed for employment and advancement in their fields.
Central Penn is a career-oriented, baccalaureate, residential college in the suburbs of Harrisburg Pennsylvania. Accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, our standards for excellence are high and our graduates are in demand. Since 1881, we have remained dedicated to providing a hands-on education in a real-world setting taught by experienced, caring faculty.
With more than 20 bachelors degrees, associate degrees and certificate programs, our students enjoy the variety and flexibility of our academic programs whether they want to hone their skills or earn a degree.
Central Penn College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 (267.284.5000; web: www.msche.org). The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. Status: Member since January 1977. Approved Degree Levels: Postsecondary Award/Cert/Diploma, Associate’s, Bachelor’s, Master’s.
Medical Assisting Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP), upon recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board. Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, 1361 Park Street, Clearwater, FL 33756, (727) 210-2350.
Based on our most recent One-Year Graduate Survey, 89.2% of our graduates were employed in their chosen field or continuing their education.
* Based on graduates for whom we have information. Central Penn College 2017-2018 One-Year Graduate Follow-up Report, July 2, 2019. centralpenn.edu/success