Academics

At Penn State Lehigh Valley we offer multiple pathways for you to earn your Penn State degree -- you can choose from even bachelor's degree programs, an associate's degree program, multiple minors, and have access to the 160+ academic programs offered by Penn State. Penn State Lehigh Valley provides a Penn State education in an intimate setting that integrates individualized teaching, research, and community outreach.

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Penn State Lehigh Valley offers seven baccalaureate degrees that can be completed right here in the Lehigh Valley. Students may also begin their first two years of course work for over 160 Penn State majors here, and finish their program at another Penn State campus.

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Students that are not interested in earning their baccalaureate degree, or who are interested in pursing the second two years of their baccalaureate degree program at one of Penn State's other locations, have the option to complete the associate degree program offered at Penn State Lehigh Valley.

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Penn State Lehigh Valley students have the opportunity to supplement their baccalaureate degree with a choice of one or more valuable minor programs.