Penn State Colleges

Image of growing plant to symbolize Penn State College of Agricultural Sciences.
More jobs are available in agricultural and food systems, renewable energy, and the environment than qualified graduates to fill them, the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture says.
Painting photograph to symbolize the Penn State College of Arts and Architecture.
Immerse yourself in a vibrant arts and design community where creativity, innovativeness, and collaboration reign supreme.
Detail image of stock ticker to symbolize the Smeal College of Business on the Penn State colleges page.
Get down to business. In each of the past three years, Smeal has ranked No. 1 or 2 among corporate recruiters surveyed by Bloomberg Businessweek.
Abstract image of light burst to symbolize the Penn State College of Communications.
Join the world of news, advertising, or public relations, where programs mix practical experience and academic rigor.
Windmill photo to illustrate the alternative energy aspect of the Penn State College of Earth and Mineral Sciences.
Impact the planet’s future through programs in natural sciences, social science, and engineering offered by the College of Earth and Mineral Sciences.
Two children working on tablets.
Learn to teach from more than 20 teacher preparation programs, including a Professional Development School that has won four major national awards.
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Become a world-class engineer who learns to use fundamentals and broadbased thinking to discover innovative solutions for worldwide issues.
Photo of athtletes running on a track to symbolize the Penn State College of Health and Human Development.
The college is dedicated to improving the quality of life, for the present and the future, with programs and research centered on helping people.
Abstract image of a spliced computer wire to symbolize the Penn State College of Information Sciences and Technology.
Interested in the human aspects of information management? IST programs integrates technology solutions and the people who use it.
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Prepare for your career as a global leader in a complex world with our professional and interdisciplinary Master of International Affairs degree.
Lewis Katz Hall, home to Dickinson Law in Carlisle, PA
Our intentionally small class size, reimagined curriculum, and proximity to major legal markets will allow you to practice law from day one and graduate profession-ready.
The Lewis Katz Building on the Penn State University Park campus, at night
Penn State Law offers challenging and innovative classroom and experiential learning with interdisciplinary study opportunities across University Park.
Illustration including drawing of a face and iconic building column to represent the College of the Liberal Arts
The college’s slogan, “Live to learn, learn to live,” says it all. Typical undergraduates take nearly one-third of their courses in the liberal arts.
Abstract image of microscope to symbolize the Penn State College of Medicine.
From patient healthcare services to research, you can learn the art and science of medicine with our world-class faculty and programs.
Photo of woman wearing scrubs and a stethoscope to symbolize the Penn State School of Nursing.
More than 2,500 nursing students during a typical year study in baccalaureate, master's, and doctoral programs at several Penn State campuses.
Abstract image of light waves to symbolize the Penn State Eberly College of Science.
From solving mysteries under a microscope to calculating the age of a star, we explore the universe and measure it, too.
Photo of Schreyer Medal to symbolize the Penn State Schreyer Honors College.
We strive to achieve academic excellence with integrity, build a global perspective, and create opportunities for leadership and civic engagement.
Photos of books on a shelf to symbolize the Penn State Graduate School.
We have one of the largest graduate schools in the country, with 10,000+ graduate students from many countries enrolled at several of our campuses.
PA College of Technology entrance sign
This Penn State affiliate has a national reputation for workforce development and as a leader in applied technology education.
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Penn State’s Division of Undergraduate Studies enrolls students who are exploring majors before they enter one of our colleges.