Commonwealth University

Learn new personal and professional skills online in Pennsylvania!

Welcome to our Online Instruction Center.


Have you been redirected to this site? Yes, and here is why:

The Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education has integrated six of their universities into Commonwealth University and PennWest University.

  • PennWest University – The integration of California, Clarion, and Edinboro Universities.
  • Commonwealth University – The integration of Bloomsburg, Lock Haven and its Clearfield Campus, and Mansfield Universities.

Commonwealth University is focused on Workforce Development including short-term trainings, micro-credentials, non-credit certificate programs, etc. The curriculum is the same regardless of the location page you entered and being managed by Commonwealth University.

We are here to support you in adding credentials and skills for your upward career mobility.

We offer a wide range of highly interactive courses that you can take entirely over the Internet. All of our courses are led by expert instructors, many of whom are nationally known authors. Our online courses are affordable, fun, fast, convenient, and geared just for you.

Ready to explore our catalog? Browse our catalog or check out our Popular, New, and Featured Courses.

Looking to prepare for a new career or earn an industry recognized certification? Check out our Online Career Training Catalog