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Misericordia University excels in helping adult students, guiding them through credit transfer, financial aid, and credit for life experiences. For over ninety years, adult students have been reaching personal and professional goals by continuing their education with Misericordia.

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Online Learning Options

  • Hybrid
  • Fully-Online

Whether you are taking courses in the traditional classroom or online, you will always feel at home with Misericordia. The same supportive environment and individualized attention that characterizes our on-campus experience is also embedded within Misericordia’s online programs. You can expect a different type of learning experience from an institution that knows the importance of student service. Misericordia and its instructors are committed to upholding these values along with the success of each student.

No matter where you are sitting, you will always have a good seat in the virtual classroom at Misericordia University.

Online Majors and Programs

Benefits of Online Learning

  • Students can take online classes from the comfort of their homes or from anywhere an Internet connection is available.
  • Misericordia online students are introduced to an environment where they not only learn from their instructors, but from the knowledge and experience that peers in their profession and other industries have to share.
  • An experienced, personal academic advisor will assist with navigating your curriculum plan and course options each semester.
  • Online courses are taught by Misericordia faculty who are experts in their content area and practitioners in their fields dedicated to upholding the mission of the university.
  • A comfortable student-faculty ratio will ensure you get the attention that you deserve. Online courses are typically no larger than 18 students.
  • Founded in 1924, Misericordia is a bricks-and-mortar institution that welcomes all students to participate in on-campus activities and take advantage of support services available.
  • Advanced online technology allows for a higher level of instructor interaction and accountability.
  • Whether it is for IT support, to meet with your advisor, or take advantage of on-campus resources such as the Insalaco Center for Career Development, our state-of-the-art library, or modern fitness center, online students share the same access to University facilities as traditional students.

Highly Ranked
Ranked 18th of the Top 25 Online Universities in the U.S. - College Consensus (2019)

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Take the Next Step

To learn more about online learning options, please contact the Misericordia University Center for Adult and Continuing Education at (570) 674-6791, by email at