The Hoverter Course in the Humanities strives to bridge the gap between college dreams and higher education realities by providing tuition-free, collegiate instruction for credit. We hope that a humanities-based exposure to higher education will equip students with basic liberal arts skills and inspire a desire for further college study. As a participant, you will receive instruction in five humanities disciplines from experienced college faculty members, free course books and the option for free, on-site childcare.
What: You will receive 6 college credits when
you finish of both semesters.
When: Tuesdays 6 - 9 p.m.
Semester 1: September - December
Semester 2: February - May
Where: Downey School
1313 Monroe Street
Harrisburg, PA 17103
Critical & Ethical Thinking
American History & Civics
18 years of age and older
High school graduate or GED recipient
To show our appreciation for the kind support of the Lawrence L. and Julia Z. Hoverter Charitable Foundation, we have named this program the Hoverter Course in the Humanities.