Fast Facts 2013-14

Lancaster location

EMU at Lancaster is located within the Greenfield Corporate Center, easily accessible from the Greenfield Road exit of U.S. Route 30 in Lancaster. (See map and directions)

EMU sites and campuses

Courses, programs and certifications

Graduate Teacher Education Nursing
Master of Arts in Education
ESL Graduate Certification
Certification: Reading Specialist
Certification: School Nurse
Endorsement: Instructional Coach
Certification: Peacebuilding and Conflict Transformation
Online Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
RN to B.S. in Nursing program
Certification: Faith Community Nursing
Certification: School Nurse
Continuing Education for Nurses
Continuing Education For Health Ministries
Master of Divinity
Graduate Certificate: Ministry Studies
Graduate Certificate: Theological Studies
Undergraduate Certificate: Pastoral Ministry – STEP (Study Training for Effective Pastoral Ministry)
Associates Degree: Pastoral Ministry

Total enrollment in Lancaster

About 1000 students from a variety of faith backgrounds and vocations are currently taking courses at EMU Lancaster in fall 2012.

Class size

Some EMU Lancaster classes have up to 25 students while other classes have as few as four, allowing 1:1 interaction with your expert professor. Our nursing program uses a cohort model, which offers networking opportunities and chances for student-to-student support throughout your program.

Mentoring and research

1:1 mentoring and research between faculty and students are staples of the EMU academic experience.


Many of our faculty hold doctoral and other terminal degrees; some have lived and served internationally with well-known service organizations like Mennonite Central Committee (MCC).


All EMU Lancaster programs are approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Education