Penn State Majors

Penn State offers more than 275 majors, with four-year degrees offered at all 20 of our undergraduate campuses.

Search our 4-Year Baccalaureate Majors 

Penn State provides students academic variety, with more than 275 majors. To help you research your desired program, we have provided multiple search options below. Each major listing includes the name of the major, a brief description, the program’s academic college, and its starting and ending campus(es). Unless otherwise noted, programs can be started at any campus and typically completed at the campus(es) listed in parentheses.

Search Penn State's Majors

In some instances, you will see multiple listings of the same majors or similar majors. This duplication occurs because Penn State students have the option of completing their degree at multiple campuses.

Admissions Requirements

Do you know what you want to study? Make sure you meet the admissions requirements for your intended program:

First-Year Applicants

Review all of the high school academic requirements, as well as other requirements for special programs.

Transfer Applicants

Review the program requirements and academic prerequisites for your intended major.

Search our 2-Year Associate Degrees

Penn State offers a number of two-year associate degrees across Pennsylvania. To see what is available, please review the programs available at each campus.

Search Associate Degrees

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If you do not know what you want to study, you can apply to the Division of Undergraduate Studies (DUS), which allows you to explore Penn State's different academic programs in order to find the major you want to study.

Learn about DUS