Admissions

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This is my life

Neil Barnas
Master of Engineering in Systems Engineering Graduate
Arlington, VA
Neil Barnas
“The Penn State systems engineering master's program was the perfect avenue to fulfill my own interests and to help the USAF improve its acquisition processes.”Read more
Amy Yohe
Small Business Owner
Bradford, PA
Amy Yohe
“I've been able to maintain everyone's schedules and put my children to bed with a kiss every night, knowing I've still had time for them. ”Read more
Joe Bloise
iMBA Graduate
Bath, PA
Joe Bloise
“This degree has already started to open doors for me that otherwise would have been closed… it has opened my eyes to thoughts, concepts, and ideas that I never would have thought of, had I not pursued the iMBA.”Read more
Kate Scott
iMBA Graduate
Kate Scott
“It's a lot of time management and setting priorities — and maybe you don't clean the house that week — but you get other, more important things done.”Read more

Congratulations on your decision to further your education. Thank you for selecting the Penn State World Campus. Whether your goals are career advancement, degree completion, or personal enrichment, we have many programs to meet your needs.

Getting Started

The first step toward earning a Penn State degree or certificate is completing the online application. Please note that admission prerequisites and application requirements vary by program. View the Admissions Requirements section and select your program of interest to learn what you will need to apply to a specific program. Additionally, there are specific considerations for individuals who are classified as transfer students, returning students, international students, or military personnel.

Getting Help

Our Admission Services staff is ready to provide you with:

  • assistance in selecting the best program to meet your needs
  • information about program-specific admission prerequisites
  • information about application requirements and deadlines
  • confirmation of your application status

For help with admissions, email wdadmissions@outreach.psu.edu or call 800-252-3592.