It is the vision of Penn State Behrend to be:
A premier destination, known nationally and internationally, for innovative teaching, research, and outreach.
A transformative partner in the region and within the Penn State system.
A recognized model for an engaged 21st century land-grant educational institution.
Our mission is:
To provide high-quality innovative educational, research, and outreach/service programs in a student-centered learning environment.
To equip students with the competitive skills, knowledge, and diverse perspectives to thrive in a 21st century global economy.
To focus college strengths on disciplines, interdisciplinary programs, and expertise clusters that fit existing and developing strengths of the region and eventually broader geographic regions.
To collaborate with others to advance student learning, applied research, and economic development.
Penn State Values
Penn State Behrend Hallmarks
Strategic Plan Summary
Indicators of Success