Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona

General Information

Institution Type

4-year, Public 

Admissions Office Phone

(814) 949-5000 

Admissions Office Address

3000 Ivyside Pk, Altoona, Pennsylvania 16601-3777 

Admissions Website

http://www.aa.psu.edu/ 

 
Cost
Number of Students Enrolled
 
 

Admissions

Open admission policy

No

Secondary school GPA required

Required

Secondary school rank required

Recommended

Secondary school record required

Required

Completion of college-preparatory program required

Recommended

Recommendation required

Neither required nor recommended

Formal demonstration of competencies required

Neither required nor recommended

Admission test score required

Required

Other test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) required

Neither required nor recommended

TOEFL (test of English as a foreign language) required

Required

Degrees/Certificates

Degrees / Certifications Offered

Bachelors
Associates

Number of Programs Offered

20

Programs Offered (By Subject)

  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D
  • E
  • F
  • G
  • H
  • I
  • J
  • K
  • L
  • M
  • N
  • O
  • P
  • Q
  • R
  • S
  • T
  • U
  • V
  • W
  • X
  • Y
  • Z

Biology

Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biological and Physical Sciences

BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Business

Business/Commerce, General

Communications

Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Construction Management

Construction Engineering Technology/Technician

Counseling

Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling

Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

Education

Elementary Education and Teaching

Electrical Engineering

Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician

Elementary Education

Elementary Education and Teaching

Engineering

Engineering, General

English

English Language and Literature, General

Forensic Nursing

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Healthcare

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling

History

History, General

Human Resources

Labor and Industrial Relations

Law

Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

Liberal Arts

Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

LPN to BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Math

Mathematics, General

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician

Nursing

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Psychology

Psychology, General

RN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

RN to BSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

RN to MSN

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

Science

Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Psychology, General

Teaching

Elementary Education and Teaching

Technology

Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician

Visual Communications

Visual and Performing Arts, General
Visual and Performing Arts, Other