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Professional Development

Accelerate your career journey by investing in yourself.

Take charge of your growth by engaging in continuous learning and developing the tools necessary to thrive in your chosen career. LVC’s professional development courses and programs can assist with achieving success and opening new professional opportunities.

Professional Development Next Steps

Apply for a Certificate Program

Applicants who possess a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited U.S. college or university will be considered for admission pending a review of the following requirements:

  • Complete the online graduate application
  • An official transcript from your undergraduate college or university showing a minimum college GPA of 3.00 (on a 4.0 scale); any applicants not meeting this standard will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
    • Official transcripts should be signed and sealed by the issuing school and mailed to the Graduate Admission Office.
    • Secure, electronic delivery to is also available.
    • Institutions outside of the United States must be recognized as a degree-granting institution in its home country. A course-by-course evaluation of all foreign university transcripts by an independent service based in the United States is required. World Education Services (WES) and SpanTran Evaluation Services are two suggested evaluators. Please have your official evaluation sent directly to Lebanon Valley College.
  • A personal statement (maximum 500 words) focused on the potential benefits of the certificate program for your professional aspirations.
  • A current professional résumé.
  • There may be additional admission requirements dependent upon the program selected.

Application materials can be uploaded in the Graduate Application Portal, submitted to, or mailed to:

Graduate Admissions
Lebanon Valley College
101 North College Avenue
Annville, PA 17003


Register for a Professional Development Course as a Visiting Student

We strongly encourage you to complete your requests and application at least two weeks before your desired start. If you are within two weeks of when you would like to begin the program, don’t hesitate to contact for assistance, and we will do our best to accommodate you.