The application deadline for priority consideration for entrance to the major is November 30th of the prior year of planned admittance to the major (example November 30, 2013 to apply to start fall 2014).
Applications submitted after this deadline will be reviewed on a space available basis.
For information on admissions requirements and how to apply, identify your applicant status and contact the appropriate office:
Freshman Applicants (never attended college or attempted less than 18 college credits) or Advanced Standing Transfers (attempted 18 or more college credits at a college or university other than Penn State)
Office of Admissions
814-898-6100 or toll-free 866-374-3378
Adult Applicants (24 years of age or older; a veteran of the armed services; returning to school after four or more years of employment, homemaking, or other activity; or a person who assumes multiple adult roles such as parent, spouse/partner, employee, and student)
Office of Adult Learner Services
Change of Major Students (You are currently enrolled and pursuing an associate or baccalaureate degree at Penn State)
Academic and Career Planning Center