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No matter what stage of life you're in, it's never the wrong time to earn a degree. Let Clarion Online fit into your schedule with our online programs. Clarion Online includes associate, bachelor's, graduate and doctorate degrees as well as certificate and special programs.

Online programs also help you climb the educational ladder – earning advanced degrees while you continue to work in your field.

Clarion University leads the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) system with 28 national accreditations. What does that mean for you as a student? It means that there has been a very rigorous review of our curriculum and nationally 'vetted' so employers know that you will be graduating with the skills necessary to be successful in your field/career.

  • The Master of Science in Library Science is accredited by the American Library Association (ALA) 1 of just 3 schools in Pennsylvania
  • 90% Faculty hold the highest degree in their field (terminal degree) and so students will learn from experts within their specific discipline.
  • 2018 US News and World Report ranked Clarion University in the top 100:  Best Online Bachelor's Programs, Best Online Nursing Graduate Programs, Best Online Graduate Business Programs, and Best Online MBA Programs. 

If Clarion is a good fit for you, please contact Lynne Lander Fleisher, Director of Clarion Online at 814 393 2778 to discuss the next steps.


During the past few years, Clarion Online has been honored with a large number of prestigious badges, some of which appear here.

Award-Winning Online Programs

With dozens of award-winning Clarion Online programs, you'll find what you need to take you to the next level in your career. Take a closer look at our offerings.

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Interested in earning a degree on your own terms? Request more information from Clarion Online.

Veterans & Military

Veterans and military personnel have the courage to serve their country and because of that courage, they may be eligible for special benefits for a Clarion Online education.

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Last Updated 1/23/19