A big degree earned in a close-knit and personalized environment.  That's what you will experience at Penn State Greater Allegheny.  Our programs prepare you for in-demand fields including information technology, health care, recreation management, and business.  And we are the only Penn State location at which you can earn the Bachelor in Social Work.  

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2+2; Start Here, Finish Anywhere

At Penn State Greater Allegheny, you can complete the first two years of nearly all of Penn State’s 275+ majors. We call it the 2+2 plan and it is the most common path for students working toward a Penn State degree

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Degree Programs; Start Here, Stay Here

Penn State Greater Allegheny offers 13 baccalaureate degrees and 3 associate degree that can be completed in their entirety. We are also the only Penn State campus to offer the Bachelor in Social Work.

Undergraduate Research Opportunities

Undergraduate Research Opportunities

Penn State Greater Allegheny has a long tradition of engaging undergraduate students in research. Students can participate through their regular classes, through independent study, and as participants in the campus Honors Program.

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Academic Engagements

There are many academic engagement opportunities for our students at Penn State Greater Allegheny including the Honors Program, Teaching International and more

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Student Support

Penn State Greater Allegheny offers many support services to our students to provide a solid learning environment and a Greater academic experience.