Special Programs

Special Programs

Global Programs

Penn State Wilkes-Barre proudly boasts its active participation in the Penn State International Studies Programs. We provide students with a variety of opportunities to study in foreign countries... Learn more »

Honors Programs

Penn State Wilkes-Barre Honors provides a means for motivated students to enrich their general education and to deepen their specialized preparation for employment or graduate study. Learn more »

Undergraduate Research

Penn State Wilkes-Barre is strongly committed to promoting opportunities for students to work with faculty engaged in research and scholarly activities. Learn more »

Orientation and the First Year Experience

Several activities are designed for students to adjust to college life. The First-Year Testing, Consulting, and Advising Program (FTCAP) is a program of testing and academic advising designed to assist new first-year students in planning their education. Learn more »

High School Programs (Dual Enrollment)

Pennsylvania's Dual Enrollment Program allows school districts to partner with eligible colleges and universities to offer high school juniors and seniors the chance to earn college credit while completing their high school requirements. Learn more »