Encore Academy

PHSC believes students of any age should have access to higher education and promotes the concept of lifelong learning. Encore Academy focuses on serving adults age 50 and older. Adults of all ages may take the courses, but special membership options/discounts are available for individuals 50 and older. Most workshops are only $12 for two hours. Memberships offer lifelong learning opportunities and/or participation in most academic areas, including college credit and technical credit programs, noncredit courses and other select activities.

Membership enrollment in up to 8 hours of select Encore Academy workshops is only $40 per term.

Individuals interested in credit class options can become a member for $125 per academic term. There are many benefits to these membership levels, including:

  • Enrollment in any three-credit, college-credit or technical-credit-hour class per academic term, on a space available basis, excluding lab or special fees
  • Enrollment in up to 8 hours of Encore Academy workshops per academic term
  • Reduced fees when enrolling in additional workshops
  • Discount on Performing Arts show tickets
  • PHSC student ID card for credit-seeking students
  • Library privileges for credit seeking students

Encore Academy has several conditions of enrollment and/or deadlines that apply to its membership agreements. For more information, please call 727-816-2727 or 352-457-4464.