Westminster College Graduate School to Host Meeting to Discuss Distance Education Courses

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - The Westminster College Graduate School will host a meeting to discuss procedures for state authorization of online distance education courses at 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, in the Lakeview Room, McKelvey Campus Center.

The Westminster Graduate School is one of many colleges in Pennsylvania that has begun offering online distance education courses. Invitations to the meeting will be sent to all colleges and universities that are members of the Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Pennsylvania (AICUP). Representatives from these institutions will have the opportunity to gather information and ask questions about Westminster's process of acquiring state authorization.

Contact Robert Zorn at 724-946-7055 or email for additional information.

About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster is a top-tier liberal arts college and a national leader in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 378 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.

Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 41 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.