General Studies, Continuing Studies

Why Widener?

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Professional Development

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Personalized Experience

  • Flexibility within the major allows students to take classes of interest to them
  • Survey a variety of courses or study one subject area in-depth
  • Advisors help map out goals and course plan (see Courses and Requirements)
  • Small class sizes
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Online Classroom

  • Complete all courses online
  • Free electives available
  • Attend class on your schedule, whether it’s 2 a.m. or 2 p.m.

Widener University’s Center for Continuing Studies is accredited by The Middle States Commission on Higher Education(MSCHE), 3624 Market Street, 2nd Floor West, Philadelphia, PA 19104. 267-284-5000.