Academic and Career Planning Center

Internships Rule the Day at Spring Career and Internship Fair

Bill Staniszewski had the right idea Thursday when he entered the spring Career and Internship Fair at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College.

The junior mechanical engineering major was ineligible to apply for a full-time position. But he hoped to land an internship, which, in the best-case scenario, could lead to something more.

Fall Career Fair Draws More Than 1,000 Students

Truck-Lite pulled out all the stops at this fall's Career and Internship Fair as the employer set up a Jeep to attract students.The booming pop music, the customized Jeep Wrangler, the lavish banners — it was all part of the plan for Truck-Lite.

After all, when you’re one of 157 companies, you have to find a way to stand out.

Penn State Behrend to Offer Master’s Degree in Professional Accounting

Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, has developed the region’s first master’s degree in professional accounting. The 30-credit program will satisfy the educational requirements that are needed to become a Certified Public Accountant in Pennsylvania and most neighboring states.

2015 Spring Welcome Weekend

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2015 Spring Welcome Weekend


Penn State Behrend MBA Program Ranked Among Nation's Best

The Sam and Irene Black School of Business at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, is featured in “The Best 295 Business Schools: 2014 Edition.” The guide, published by the Princeton Review, calls the college’s MBA program “the best value for a working student in the local area.”

August 20-23: Fall 2015 Welcome Week

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Undergraduate Admissions

 Thursday, August 20, 2015 

Girls Eating Ice CreamNew Resident Student Arrival Day
Check-In: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Graduate Salary and Employment Data


Salary Information for Graduates:

Contacat ACPC for Penn State Behrend graduate salaries.

National Salary Information:

Explore Majors and Careers

Did you know that there are approximately 20,000 job titles in our society? Many people choose career paths based on very limited knowledge regarding just a few of the career opportunities available to them. There are many ways to learn more about possible careers. Listed below are a few suggestions:

Internship Requirements

Must be fifth semester standing minimum and have completed Business core courses.
Supervisor: Dr. Ashutosh Deshmukh, 814-898-6438

New Student Orientation Dates

New Student Orientation Dates

Students need to complete the Educational Planning Survey and ALEKS Math Assessment by following the instructions on the New Student Orientation postcard that was sent from University Park.