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Penn State York

York, PA 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate93%

Penn State York Academics

If students would like to graduate in less time than normal, they can choose the accelerated degree program. Penn State York accepts transfer credits. Many students like to take classes in the summer, to earn extra credits. However, Penn State York does not offer classes during the summer.

NOTE: Around 75% of students who start college at Penn State York complete all the credits required within six years.

Penn State York true.

Academic Options Yes No Note
Accelerated Degree Program
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: Penn State York may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

What Classes Do I Have To Take At Penn State York?

Students are required to fulfill a language requirement as well as a math and science requirement.

Students are required to take a computer class to fufill the graduation requirements for Penn State York.

Course Required?
2nd Language Yes
Math Yes
Science Yes
Computer Yes

Reminder: Check with Penn State York directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at Penn State York

When choosing a major, Penn State York students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Penn State York. Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed. Penn State York offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.

NOTE: Declaring a double major may mean taking more courses, but it can provide an interesting mix of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to grad school.

Frequently Asked Questions About Penn State York

Does Penn State York Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

🟨 Check with Penn State York directly for information on any possible available services for students with disabilities.

Does Penn State York Offer Online Classes?

✅ Penn State York true for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Penn State York Offer AP Credit?

🟨 Penn State York may offer credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Check with the school directly for any information on AP transfer credit.

Does Penn State York Have An Honors Program?

🟨 To learn more about any possible honors programs at Penn State York, check with the school directly. Students must complete a senior project if they are in the Honors Program at Penn State York.

Does Penn State York Require Internships?

❌ Penn State York studets are not required to complete an internship.

Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job. While Penn State York does not require internships for students of any major, internships can help students gain hands-on work experience for their resume, and explore career paths that interest them without committing to one path.

Additional Information About Penn State York

Dual Degree Programs at Penn State York

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.

For more information on possible dual degree options at Penn State York, contact the university directly.


Does Penn State York have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

Penn State York does not have any ROTC programs.

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