- Discover ways to achieve your dreams at Penn State Shenango. You'll have people and resources who will help you succeed. Everyone shares your joy when you achieve and prepare yourself for a rewarding career.
- The world is unpredictable. If you are at a point that you never imagined---out of a job, at a career crossroads of any kind, or wanting to go back to school after a period away---you can get advice and a new direction at Penn State Shenango. Nontraditional-aged students find a welcoming environment and thrive in a world where knowledge gives them a way forward toward a new career.
- Be a part of Penn State's excellence in academics. Choose from among more than 160 majors and many educational programs.
- Your college life gives you time to join clubs and organizations, make lifelong friends, enjoy your surroundings, and have fun. You can shoot some pool or play video games in the game room, work out in the fitness center, play sports, go on field trips, participate in alternate spring break to help others, study abroad---those are just a few examples of ways you can get involved at Penn State Shenango.
"Penn State gave me the knowledge I needed to start my career at a Fortune 100 company. My education is with me every day."
— Dethrell '06 Industrial Engineering, Customer Management Strategy, PNC Financial Services Group
"My degree from Penn State led me to graduate school and then to a great job in the entertainment industry."
— Khalan '05 Marketing, Communications Manager, NBCUniversial
"A Boeing internship helped me get hired after graduation from Penn State. The hands-on experience I got was priceless."
— Phil '11, Supply Chain, Project Manager, Boeing
"My Penn State degree led me to a job as a banking analyst here in Chicago. It gives me an edge in my career."
— Kristen '11, Marketing, Corporate Banking Analyst, PNC Financial Services Group
"I had an internship in Boulder, Colorado, where I worked side-by-side with professionals. I also took an entrepreneurship minor to get a background in business. Experience like that can get you a job."
— Peter '10 Civil Engineering with Entrepreneurship Minor; Civil Engineering Supervisor, PennDOT
"Being a research assistant in a professor’s lab at Penn State led to my first job, and faculty recommendations helped me get into the graduate program I’m in now."
— Erin '07 Psychology; Graduate Student, M.S. in Physician Assistant Studies, Albany Medical College
"My Penn State education taught me to find solutions fast, and that’s what my job is all about. There’s no guessing—if you’re a Penn Stater, employers know they can count on you."
— Alison '05 Information Sciences and Technology; Deputy Project Manager, Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.
"At Penn State, I learned to analyze data and manage real-world projects. On Wall Street, I use those skills on the trading floor every day."
— Sydney '09 Information Sciences and Technology; Global Markets Risk and Control Operational Risk Analyst, Citigroup Global Markets Inc.