List of Universities in Pennsylvania

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Universities in Pennsylvania

The Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) is the public university system of the US state of Pennsylvania. The US state of Pennsylvania also provide funds to the Commonwealth System of Higher Education. It is an organizing body of the four state-related schools in Pennsylvania. The Commonwealth System of Higher Education has four prominent universities: Lincoln University, Pennsylvania State University, Temple University and University of Pittsburgh. Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education has fourteen universities and enrolls 112,500 students annually. Some of the notable Universities in Pennsylvania are:
  • Marywood University
  • Waynesburg University
  • Bucknell University
  • Pennsylvania State University
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • Carnegie Mellon University

University of Pennsylvania
The University of Pennsylvania, also known as Penn or UPenn, is a private research university located in Philadelphia. It is included among the top research institutes in the world. It is one of the eight members of the Ivy League and is the fourth-oldest institution of higher education in the country. It is also one of the Colonial Colleges and is one of fourteen members of the Association of American Universities. It was founded by Benjamin Franklin and was established in 1740. The first school of medicine in North America (University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine 1765), first collegiate business school (Wharton 1881) and the first student union (Houston Hall, 1896) were established in Penn. The university offers a variety of programs and has an annual enrollment of 21,203 students. The annual budget of the university is $814 million.

Community College of Allegheny County
The Community College of Allegheny County is a community college in Pittsburgh. The college offers associate's degrees, certificate and diploma programs. It has four campuses and six centers. It was established in 1966 and is the largest community college in Pennsylvania. It is seventeenth largest community college in United States. It offers more than 170 programs and has an annual enrollment of more than 63,000 students.

Pennsylvania State University
Commonly referred to as PSU, the Pennsylvania State University is a public research university. It was founded in 1855 and is ranked among the top fifteen public universities in the country. It has nineteen Commonwealth campuses and five special-mission campuses. Annual enrollment at the university is 95,833 students. It offers more than 160 major among all its campuses. It is one of the largest universities in the United States. In 2010, Academic Ranking of World Universities ranked Pennsylvania State University 43rd among universities worldwide.

Waynesburg University
Waynesburg University is a private university located in Waynesburg. It offers graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations with an annual enrollment of over 2,500 students. It was founded in 1849 by the Cumberland Presbyterian Church. It is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities.

List of Major Universities, Colleges and Schools in Pennsylvania
Albright College1621 North 13th Street, Reading, PA, United States
Alvernia University400 St Bernardine St Reading PA 19607 USA
Antonelli Medical & Pro Institute1700 Industrial Hwy Pottstown PA 19464 USA
Arcadia University450 S Easton Rd Glenside PA 19038 USA
Berks Technical Institute2205 Ridgewood Rd Wyomissing PA 19610 USA
Bidwell training Center1815 Metropolitan St Pittsburgh PA 15233 USA
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania400 East Second Street Bloomsburg PA 17815 USA
Bradford School125 W Station Square Dr # 129 Pittsburgh PA 15219 USA
Bucknell University701 Moore Ave Lewisburg PA 17837 USA
Bucks County Community College275 Swamp Road, Newtown, PA, United States
Butler County Community College107 College Dr Butler PA 16002 USA
California University of Pennsylvania250 University Ave California PA 15419 USA
Cambria-Rowe Business College422 S 13th St Indiana PA 15701 USA
Career training Academy4314 Old William Penn Hwy Monroeville PA 15146 USA
Carlow University3333 5th Ave Pittsburgh PA 15213 USA
Carnegie Mellon University5000 Forbes Ave Pittsburgh PA 15213 USA
CDE Computer Learning Center103 Rotary Drive, West Hazleton, PA, United States
Cedar Crest College100 College Drive, Allentown, PA, United States
Central Penn College1455 Valley Center Pkwy #200 Bethlehem PA 18017 USA
Central Penn College600 Valley Rd Summerdale PA 17093 USA
Chestnut Hill College2755 Station Ave Center Valley PA 18034 USA
Cheyney University1837 University Cir West Chester PA 19319 USA
Community College of Allegheny County808 Ridge Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Community College of Allegheny County - South Campus1750 Clairton Rd West Mifflin PA 15122 USA
Community College of Beaver County1 Campus Dr Monaca PA 15061 USA
Eastern University1300 Eagle Road, Saint Davids, PA, United States
The American College270 S Bryn Mawr Ave Bryn Mawr PA 19010 USA
triangle Tech225 Tannery Row Rd, Falls Creek, PA, United States

List of Major Universities in US
Washington University in St. Louis, MONorthwestern University, ILThe University of Chicago, IL

University of Notre Dame, INCornell University, NYCalifornia Institute of Technology, CA
Emory University, GABrown University, RIMassachusetts Institute of Technology, MA
Johns Hopkins University, MDUniversity of California, Berkeley CAStanford University, CA
University of Southern California, CACalifornia Institute of Technology, CAColumbia University, NY

Carnegie Mellon University (CMU), PADuke University, NCYale University, CT

Vanderbilt University, TNUniversity of Pennsylvania, PAHarvard University, MA
Rice University, TXWilliams College, MAPrinceton University, NJ
University of California, CA 

Last Updated on: July 29, 2020