Adult To-Degree Status Students

Qualifications:  

To-degree admission is available to current and former provisional and non-degree students who have completed:

  • 18 credits (with a 2.0 overall grade-point average) to be considered for admission to a bachelor's degree program, or

  • 9 credits (with a 2.0 overall grade-point average) to be considered for admission to an associate degree program.

To qualify, you must also meet the entrance requirements of the academic college of enrollment.  Some academic colleges and majors may require a grade-point average higher than a 2.0 or have additional course requirements that must be completed to move to degree status.

To Apply:

1. Complete the online Penn State Undergraduate Admissions application.

2.  Have official* transcripts from your high school and all post-secondary institutions attended sent directly to: 

 

Penn State Erie, The Behrend College
Admissions Office
4701 College Drive
Erie, PA 16563

* An official transcript is one that is sent directly from the Records Office of the institution(s) attended to the Admissions Office of Penn State Behrend (address listed above).