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Opportunities

Penn State New Kensington offers the quality academic experience associated with a Penn State degree, in a convenient location only 17 miles from downtown Pittsburgh. 

Take a closer look at some of the opportunities we have to offer.

 

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Academic Opportunities  

  •  Degree Options  -  our students have many academic options 
  •  Engineering options at Penn State
  •  Evening Programs  -  we know the value of a flexible academic schedule
  •  The GREAT Program  -  a great opportunity for engineering students
  •  Global Programs -  we're a campus with a global focus
  •  Undergraduate Research Opportunities -  our students conduct meaningful research as undergraduates
  •  Technology on Campus  -  check out our opportunities and resources
  •  Scholarships  -  scholarships are available to students 
 
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Outstanding Faculty  

  •  Dr. W.E. Hamilton, assistant professor of biology
  •  Gary Heberling, instructor of information sciences and technology
  •  Jennifer Gilley, head librarian
  •  Dr. Jyotsna [Josi] M. Kalavar, associate professor of human development & family studies
 
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Penn State in the Community

 
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Tradition

  • Penn State Families - our alumni often share their Penn State pride with others, which leads to family connections to the university
 
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Athletic Programs