Penn State Schuylkill provides the academic opportunities of a Penn State Big Ten university with an international reputation in a setting as intimate and comfortable as that of a small college. Located outside of Schuylkill Haven in east-central Pennsylvania, Penn State Schuylkill is close to major cities such as Philadelphia, New York,and Washington, D.C. Our tree-lined mall and broad lawns provide an ideal setting for student activities and athletics. For students who treasure the outdoors, the famous Hawk Mountain Sanctuary and recreational possibilities of the Pocono Mountains are nearby. At Penn State Schuylkill you can complete the first two years of more than 160 Penn State bachelor̠s degree programs or earn one of four associate degrees. There are also five baccalaureate degree programs available for students who want to earn a bachelor̠s degree without leaving Penn State Schuylkill. Combine the variety of academic programs with a host of talented, caring faculty, and Penn State Schuylkill might be your best choice for higher education.