Marian University formed a partnership with the Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science (PIMS) to offer a discount to all PIMS students,  employees and alumni. This discount, 10% off the current tuition rate of our adult and graduate programs, is available to all who apply and are accepted.
Discount does not apply to Ph.D. program or Institute of Professional Development programs/courses.

Students are required to fulfill all General Education Liberal Arts Common Core courses through equivalent course transfers or by taking the appropriate courses at Marian University. However students who receive an Associate degree from PIMS will have fulfilled up to 15 credits of the General Education Liberal Arts Core Elective requirements. Students must meet all specified proficiency, department, or program requirements.


  • In-demand programs. You’ll be inspired through one of our adult accelerated programs in business, criminal justice, education and healthcare.
  • Convenient format. Classes are available 100% online and offered in a convenient, 7 week accelerated format.
  • Expert Faculty. You’ll be inspired by Marian faculty who bring extensive, real-world experience to the classroom.
  • Personalized support. Dedicated advising and financial aid staff available.
  • Academic Services. As a student in this program, you’ll have access to Marian University’s library and academic support services throughout your time in the program.
  • Affordable Option. Compare us to any state institution, and you’ll be surprised at the affordability of our accelerated courses. You’ll complete your degree in less time, and be on your way to your career. Plus alumni and employees of PIMS who apply and enroll through this initiative will receive a 10% tuition discount!

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Additional services available to all Marian University students:

Academic Services

Credit for Prior Learning


For more information, please fill out the form below or contact the Office of Adult and Online via email or by phone at 920.923.8726.