Learning Local: Amish Country (Lancaster County, Pennsylvania)

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Enroll in this course and explore the fascinating world of the Amish. Although modern America is all around them, the Amish choose to follow a simple lifestyle, adopting simple dress and largely avoiding the technology most of us take for granted.

After you complete two class sessions you’ll travel on a day tour to visit the Pennsylvania Amish of Lancaster County, America’s oldest Amish settlement! Please click here to see a description of your tour.

When and where will course be offered?

The course will be offered as follows:

  • In (Fairfield) Connecticut on Saturday-Sunday, November 2-3, 2019. The day tour takes place on Saturday, November 16, 2019.

  • In (Morristown) New Jersey on Saturday-Sunday, November 2-3, 2019. The day tour takes place on Saturday, November 16, 2019.

  • In New York City on Saturday-Sunday, October 5-6, 2019. The day tour takes place on Saturday, October 19, 2019.

  • In Philadelphia on Saturday-Sunday, November 23-24, 2019. The day tour takes place on Saturday, December 7, 2019.

  • In Washington, DC on Saturday-Sunday, October 19-20, 2019. The day tour takes place on Saturday, November 2, 2019.

How much is tuition and what does it include?

  • The price of tuition is $299 and includes all costs associated with the class as well as the tour to Amish Country. There are no material fees or activity fees!

How many credit hours will I earn?

  • Upon successful completion of the course you’ll earn 32 credit hours.

How soon will I receive my educational certificate?

  • You’ll receive your educational certificate at the conclusion of the tour.