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Penn State Schuylkill

Schuylkill Haven, PA 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate82%
Acceptance Rate82%

Penn State Schuylkill Academics

Penn State Schuylkill requires a minimum of 120 credits to complete a bachelor's degree.

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

NOTE: Around 49% of students who start college at Penn State Schuylkill finish the requirements for graduation within six years.

Penn State Schuylkill offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

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

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

Which Courses Do I Have To Take At Penn State Schuylkill?

Students are required to fulfill a language requirement

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

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

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

Majors at Penn State Schuylkill

When choosing a major, Penn State Schuylkill 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 Schuylkill.

Student Designed Majors

Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.

Double Majoring at Penn State Schuylkill

Penn State Schuylkill 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: Double majoring 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 a graduate program.

Frequently Asked Questions About Penn State Schuylkill

Does Penn State Schuylkill Offer Learning Disability Services?

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

Does Penn State Schuylkill Have An Online Program?

✅ Penn State Schuylkill has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Penn State Schuylkill Offer AP Credit?

🟨 Penn State Schuylkill 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 Schuylkill Have An Honors Program?

✅ Penn State Schuylkill offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants.

Does Penn State Schuylkill Require Internships?

❌ Penn State Schuylkill 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 Schuylkill does not require internships for students of any major, internships are a great way to get work experience, discover career paths that might fit you, or rule out ones that don't.

Additional Information About Penn State Schuylkill

Dual Degree Programs at Penn State Schuylkill

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 Schuylkill, contact the university directly.


Does Penn State Schuylkill have any ROTC programs?

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

Penn State Schuylkill does not have any ROTC programs.

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