Individualized Programs of Study

Explore studies that speak to your goals.

General Studies

General Studies

Associate of Arts Degree (A.A.)

Individual Studies

Individual Studies

Associate of Applied Science Degree (A.A.S.)

The flexibility to pursue your passion.

Sometimes you’re unsure which path to take. Or maybe you’re drawn to more than one area of study. Our General Studies program allows you to begin taking core classes while you decide which major is right for you. Individual Studies is a flexible curriculum with a 12-credit concentration designed to align with your goals.

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General Studies (A.A.)

With the General Studies path, you can complete the first two years of a bachelor’s program and transfer when you make your final choice.

Individual Studies (A.A.S.)

Create a personalized path that aligns with your career goals.

Tour Schedule

Seeing is believing.

Think Penn College might be a good fit for you? Make plans to visit and discover what hands-on learning is all about. Academic Tours allow you to explore labs and get to the core of your future program. If you’re looking for a deeper dive into your academic area of interest, opt for a Self-Scheduled Personal Tour. Comprehensive COVID-19 safety protocols are in place.

Jul 23

Open House

Saturday, July 238:30 AM - 2:30 PM Eastern Time (U.S.)

Jul 29

Open House

Friday, July 298:30 AM - 2:30 PM Eastern Time (U.S.)

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Admissions Office

If you can't attend any of these dates Contact Admissions at 570.320.2400

Pre-College Programs

Define your future

There are lots of ways to explore your future across all types of majors from nursing to culinary.

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Explore tomorrow

Explore tomorrow

  • Stay and learn on campus over your summer break
  • Explore a variety of career options
  • Experience our hands-on approach to education 
  • Earn up to $2,000 in Penn College scholarships
Our People

Here for you every step of the way

When you study at Penn College, your instructors will do more than know your name. They'll get to know you. Experienced, passionate, and dedicated to your success, Penn College faculty are here to support your academic journey.

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