Contact Info

Edinboro University's Porreco College
2951 West 38th Street
Erie, PA 16506
Phone: (814) 836-1955 or
(814) 732-2544
Fax: (814) 833-2085

Campus Map

EMTA Bus Schedule – Bus service is FREE to all students with an ID

Getting Started at Edinboro University's Porreco College

Porreco College offers you the region’s best value in higher education. Prepare for your future with a workforce-ready associate degree or certificate program at a cost that’s thousands less than other area universities and technical schools charge for a comparable degree.

Porreco College

Porreco College’s academic programs prepare students for immediate employment or to continue their education in a baccalaureate degree program at Edinboro University’s main campus at a fraction of the cost of many other colleges and universities.

At Porreco, we are committed to providing individual attention to student success. Getting started at Porreco College is easy. 


To apply to Porreco College, apply on-line now!


Porreco College offers associate degrees, certificate programs and personal enrichment classes designed to meet the educational and workforce needs of students, employers and the community at large.

All associate degree programs are designed for you to complete 15 credits each semester in order to finish in two years. After earning an associate degree from Porecco College, you will be prepared for a variety of in-demand careers in industries ranging from aviation and education to electrical utilities and more. Associate degree students also may choose to further their education by pursuing a bachelor’s degree.

Certificate programs combine classroom learning and hands-on training to prepare students for immediate employment in industries such as health care. The duration and schedule for these programs varies depending on the requirements necessary to fulfill the particular certification being pursued.

Porreco College makes every effort to accommodate the schedules of its diverse student population by offering many courses (and indeed full certificate programs) during the evening and online. Other programs require daytime classes and/or internship or clinical externship experience. 

Financial Aid

Edinboro University is the best regional value because of its low cost and high-quality education. Students enrolled at the Porreco College campus benefit from an additional discounted fee structure. To be eligible for financial aid from Edinboro University, all students must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Who can I call?

Whether you have a question about our application process or financial aid options; would like to schedule a campus visit; or simply want more information about Edinboro University and its programs, please do not hesitate to email or call our office for assistance, at, or (814) 732-2544.