Individualized Programs of Study

Explore studies that speak to your goals.

General Studies

Associate of Arts Degree (A.A.)

Individual Studies

Associate of Applied Science Degree (A.A.S.)

The flexibility to pursue your passion.

Sometimes you’re unsure which path to take. Or maybe you’re drawn to more than one area of study. Our General Studies program allows you to begin taking core classes while you decide which major is right for you. Individual Studies is a flexible curriculum with a 12-credit concentration designed to align with your goals.

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General Studies (A.A.)

With the General Studies path, you can complete the first two years of a bachelor’s program and transfer when you make your final choice.

Individual Studies (A.A.S.)

Create a personalized path that aligns with your career goals.

Pre-College Programs

Define your future

There are lots of ways to explore your future across all types of majors from nursing to culinary.

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Explore tomorrow

  • Stay and learn on campus over your summer break
  • Explore a variety of career options
  • Experience our hands-on approach to education 
  • Earn up to $2,000 in Penn College scholarships
Our People

Here for you every step of the way

When you study at Penn College, your instructors will do more than know your name. They'll get to know you. Experienced, passionate, and dedicated to your success, Penn College faculty are here to support your academic journey.

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