Penn State Hazleton offers nationally accredited academic programs, small class sizes, and the opportunity to work with award-winning faculty in class and on research. Come here for one of our bachelor's or associate degree programs, or start your first two years here in one of Penn State’s more than 275 majors.
Whether they've just graduated from high school or are enrolling in college after several years out of the classroom, first-year students enjoy Penn State’s world-renowned reputation while becoming engaged in Hazleton’s campus of nearly 700 students.
First-year student must have:
- Earned a high school diploma or equivalent before starting at Penn State.
- Attempted fewer than 18 college credits at another institution, including credits earned while a dual enrollment student in high school.