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Engineering Technology Information

College Description

Engineering Technology College Description and Special Characteristics

Located in the beautiful Allegheny Mountains of central Pennsylvania, Penn State Altoona is a largely residential campus of 4000 students offering 21 baccalaureate degree programs and the first two years of 180 Penn State baccalaureate degrees. Only 40 miles from the University Park campus, Altoona College offers the advantages of small college teaching with the readily available resources of a major research university.

As a campus of the Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Berks provides the rich opportunities of a world-class research university in a small and supportive college environment. Our talented and award-winning faculty pride themselves on their commitment to students and the teaching of their discipline. Berks faculty are also dedicated researchers who seek creative ways of integrating their scholarship with their teaching and service to the profession and community.

Because we are a small and close-knit college community, at Penn State Berks students are known by name and enjoy a multitude of opportunities to hone their leadership skills, artistic and creative talents, and athletic interests. Students also have many academic opportunities and choices at Penn State Berks where they can choose amongst 23 four- and two-year degrees that can be completed at the college, or select amongst the 160 Penn State majors that can be started here and finished at another Penn State campus.

Located 20 miles north of Pittsburgh, Penn State New Kensington is one of 24 state-wide campuses that comprise Penn State, a comprehensive, student-centered, world-renowned research university, rich in history, educational success and alumni pride. Our students have access to more than 160 Penn State degree programs offered throughout the system. Whether you start at our campus and finish your studies at another campus, or stay at New Kensington to earn one of our nine bachelor’s or five associate degrees, you earn a Penn State degree that is recognized globally for its quality. Because we focus on teaching practical skills to prepare our students, a Penn State degree is the number one degree sought by company recruiters.

Welcome to Penn State York! Located in the beautiful countryside of south-central Pennsylvania, our faculty and staff provide a wealth of opportunities for students to learn and engage in education to pursue successful careers as well as advance their careers. We offer a variety of undergraduate, graduate, and certificate courses to meet the needs of our local students, international students, as well as our community.

We are Penn State â€" we are part of a large, vibrant, research intensive university, rich in character, history, educational success, and alumni pride. Our students have access to all the Penn State degree programs offered throughout the system at University Park as well as the nineteen campuses across the Commonwealth.