Penn State Greater Allegheny’s signature programs distinguish the campus by providing unique and transformative educational opportunities for students.
Digital Fluency Project
Technology is front and center at Penn State Greater Allegheny. Students use digital tools to communicate and solve problems, and they understand the impact new technologies can bring – from lowering costs of textbooks, to engaging in new ways of learning, to connecting from a distance with faculty and tutors, and more!
Did you know Penn State Greater Allegheny is the only campus at which students can earn a Bachelor of Social Work degree? Professional social workers play a critical role in creating and sustaining resilient communities worldwide. Nationwide, social workers' overall employment is projected to grow by 12% between 2020 and 2030. Connect with us to learn more about this unique degree offering.
Penn State Greater Allegheny is a catalyst for individual and social change. Through the Crossing Bridges Summit, the campus engages faculty, staff, students, and community members in efforts to bridge racial divides in the region.
An ethic of care permeates our campus and is visible in the work being done to address student food and housing insecurity. Food pantries, the Free Store, and the Share Meals app are some of the initiatives in place to ensure student well-being.