Adult & Continuing Education

  • Preparing citizens for skilled, innovative, high demand careers.adult ed

    Whether you're an education professional seeking additional certifications, a recent high school graduate seeking in-demand skills, or a career changer looking for a fresh start, DCIU has options for you.

     

    Teaching & Learning (T&L)

    Teaching & Learning supports the development of educational excellence by providing leadership in instructional initiatives, high-quality programs, equitable practices, and proactive human resource development. Our mission is to provide resources and programs that actively engage all members of the school community in continuous professional growth, designed to increase the success of all students.

    T&L offers a range of training opportunities from introductory overviews to in depth training and technical assistance in support of ongoing school improvement and meeting the needs of all students. Courses are offered in synchronous and asynchronous formats, providing you with the ability to learn about a topic at your own pace at any time that is convenient for you. CPE courses offer the opportunity to earn graduate course credit through Immaculata University.
     

    Licensed Practical Nursing Program (LPN)

    The Delaware County Technical Schools Practical Nursing Program is a one year nursing program designed to prepare the adult student to pursue a career as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN). This program, approved by the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing and accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), serves individuals wishing to pursue a nursing education while also serving area health care facilities by providing hospitals, nursing homes and home bound members of the community with well-educated and caring staff members. Each year, the program admits approximately 100 students. Courses are conducted in the classroom located in Broomall, PA, and at various health care facilities where students apply theories in clinical settings.