Penn State World Campus most recognized in U.S. News' online programs rankings

Penn State's online bachelor's degree programs have been recognized for the sixth year in a row by the U.S. News & World Report Best Online Programs Rankings for 2017. Learn more about Penn State's rankings in the recently released report.

IST student attends career fair using virtual self

B.S. in IST student Stephanie Warnock makes an impact at the College of IST Pro Expo Career Fair by attending virtually, using the latest technology. Read more about Stephanie's innovative visit to Penn State.

World Campus student turns internship opportunity into new career

Christy Grim can now look forward to her 2017 graduation for more than the milestone it already is. Following a summer internship, Grim, a current bachelor's in IST student, secured a full-time position with Lockheed Martin that will begin when she graduates. To get an early start on her new career, she will devote 15 hours a week with the company until graduation. Read Christy's story.  

Penn State World Campus now offering online program in application design and development

The new design and development academic option of the online bachelor of science degree in Information Science and Technology is a perfect fit for students who want to create software applications and evaluate the usability and usefulness of different technologies. Read more about the new option.

Penn State World Campus student and helicopter pilot trainer earns top honors

The newest marshal for Penn State's IST program is World Campus student Larry Wilson. The World Campus student earned the honor by excelling in the program's security and risk analysis option. Read more about Larry Wilson's story.

Online learners build a sense of community

Participation in online clubs, alumni chapter memberships, and social networking platforms drives increased engagement among College of IST students. Read more about the ways IST students are connecting with each other on the Penn State News website.