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  • Center for Extended Learning

    • Assistant Director Recruitment & Outreach
    • 120 Kapelski Learning Center
    • Chester, PA  19013
    • tel: 610-499-4187
    • fax: 610-499-4369

Returning to Learning Partnership, Extended Learning

Partnership Program


Returning to Learning Partnership

Whether you want to earn your undergraduate degree, expand your professional skill set, or break into a new field, Widener has a program for you. Fill out a verification form to get started.

Through the Mayor of Philadelphia’s Returning to Learning program, Widener University offers a 45% discount on Extended Learning undergraduate tuition rates for city employees, their spouses, and their dependents. Additionally, a 50% discount will be applied to any full-tuition online graduate programs through the Center for Education.

Eligible students must submit an employment verification form at the beginning of each semester in which they are registered for classes. The City of Philadelphia verification form can be downloaded and e-mailed or faxed to the Extended Learning office.

Programs Eligible for Discount

Associate's Degrees

  • Allied Health
  • General Studies
  • Legal Studies
  • Liberal Arts
  • Professional & Applied Studies
  • Radiologic Technology (completion program only)

Bachelor's Degrees

  • Allied Health
  • Criminal Justice
  • Legal Studies
  • Liberal Studies
  • Organizational Development & Leadership
  • Professional & Applied Studies
  • Psychology

Master of Education Degrees

  • Allied Health Education
  • Educational Foundations
  • Instructional Technology

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