Learning, design and technology grad embraces online learning to help students

As the technology director for the Shanksville-Stonycreek School District (SSSD), a position he has held for the past 13 years, Marty Petrosky said continuing his education was something he wanted to do in order to help his district advance 21st-century learning. But that would mean that he would have to become a 21st-century student — and that was an intimidating thought. Read more about Marty's experience.

Venancio Ybarra: Innovating online learning

Venancio Ybarra searched for online programs that would help him tackle this challenge. Penn State ended up at the top of his list. "The World Campus website was so well laid out, from the costs of courses to the course descriptions, that all my questions were answered," he said. Learn more about Venancio's story

Penn State World Campus education degrees rank 8th in U.S. News & World Report

Penn State's online graduate education degrees have been recognized for the sixth year in a row by U.S. News & World Report in the Best Online Programs Rankings for 2018. Learn more about Penn State's rankings in the recently released report.

New certificate that helps teachers transition their classroom curriculum to online instruction

Penn State World Campus is now offering a certificate program to assist K-12 teachers with adapting their classroom material to the online setting. Learn more about how the postbaccalaureate certificate in teaching and learning online in K-12 settings is helping to evolve online learning.