Academics

As a public research institution in the top 1 percent of universities worldwide, Penn State offers a top-tier education with access to expert faculty and unique academic experiences.

Penn State Majors
Majors

Penn State offers more than 160 majors, with four-year degrees offered at all 20 of our undergraduate campuses.

Academic Colleges
Academic Colleges

Academic colleges at Penn State grant degrees and are generally organized around their subject matter.

Undecided? Explore with the Division of Undergraduate Studies.
Undecided

The Division of Undergraduate Studies (DUS) is for students who are unsure of their intended major or who are considering majors in more than one academic college.

Schreyer Honors College
Schreyer Honors College

Penn State's Schreyer Honors College is widely recognized as one of the top undergraduate honors programs in the country.

Academic Credit
Academic Credit

Penn State can award credit to future students for previous college work completed, examinations, and other experience. 

Study Abroad
Study Abroad

With hundreds of options around the globe, more than 2,000 Penn Staters each year choose to add study abroad to their academic experience.