The Liberal Arts and Sciences certificate is designed for those who do not plan to attend Penn Highlands for a two-year period but would like to stay for one year (or 30 credits). It offers students the opportunity to explore the curriculum and discover a variety of possibilities for future careers and educational pursuits. After completing the one-year program, students may choose to stay and work towards the associate degree in Liberal Arts and Sciences.
- Demonstrate the ability to effectively communicate and interact (both in writing and orally) with a diverse population.
- Apply skills to solve basic technical and mathematical problems.
- Demonstrate a critical appreciation for the creative process in art, music, literature, and/or language.