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Act 48 Electives for Educators

  • Get the Act 48 credits you need when and where you want them

    Gannon offers practical, skill-based Act 48 elective courses that enhance instruction, foster collaboration and develop innovative teacher-leaders.
    Gannon’s elective Act 48 courses are:

      • 100% Online
      • Reduced tuition rate
      • Offered each academic semester
      • Courses may be utilized as electives toward a M.Ed. degree
      • Available for graduate students as well as educators seeking Act 48 credit
      • Taught by experts who are also practitioners
      • Based on Gannon’s practitioner model that links theory to in-the-classroom application
      • Designed to meet the needs of Pennsylvania teachers and be responsive to school district initiatives

    View Available Courses

    You can view the available Act 48 courses by visiting the Act 48 section on GUXpress.

    How to Register for Act 48 Courses 

    Current Gannon Students

    If you are a current Gannon studentyou can log onto GUXpress and register for Act 48 classes there.

    Non-Gannon Students

    If you are not presently a Gannon student, but would like to schedule an Act 48 course, please follow the directions below.

    • Submit online application to Gannon University (
    • Submit final, official transcripts from your prior institutions to the Office of Graduate Admissions.  Transcripts may be sent by email ( or mail (Attn: Office of Graduate Admissions, Gannon University, 109 University Square, Erie, PA 1651).

    Once these items are received and your application is processed, you will be contacted by enrollment advisors in the Office of Graduate Admissions with helpful information on next steps.

    Additional Notes

    •  If you have attended Gannon previously and we have your official transcripts on file, then you do not need to re-submit them.  If you are unsure, please contact the Office of Graduate Admissions at 814-871-7474 or
    • If you will be receiving financial support from your school district, please complete and submit our school district reimbursement form to the Gannon University Cashier’s Office.