The Philadelphia Center – Experiential Education Program

Interested in spending next semester off-campus?  Think about spending it in Philly at The Philadelphia Center (TPC)!

The application deadline is: Friday December 17, 2011.

For over 40 years TPC has helped more than 6,500 students from over 80 colleges and 50 countries discover their personal and professional direction in life.  TPC’s unique and valuable 16-week off-campus program grants a full semester of academic credit and engages students in three ways:

Mentored internships: With over 800 internship options, TPC offers 32-hour-a-week internship opportunities for almost any major. Students collaborate with TPC’s full-time faculty advisors and internship supervisors to create a structured yet individualized learning plan that directs and ensures meaningful experiences in the workplace.

Independent living: TPC’s guided housing process provides a unique opportunity for students to develop self-reliance and confidence as they live with peers in accommodations they choose, while experiencing the difference and dynamics of city life in Philadelphia.

Academic seminars: At TPC, experiential seminars incorporate the city as both resource and subject and integrate program components to help students apply their liberal arts education and realize their personal and professional objectives, values, and abilities.

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There is also a Summer Program if you are interested in the great opportunity.

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