majors and graduate programs


of classes taught by professors


out-of-classroom learning experiences in 2021–22

Search Majors and Programs

IUP offers a path for every passion and purpose—from bachelor’s degrees in fields such as biochemistry, music education, criminology, accounting, interior design, and computer science to graduate programs in nursing, communications media, business, clinical psychology, and more. 

See for yourself. Use our handy search tool to discover the many programs available to you and explore the ones that interest you most. 

Let’s Find a Major or Degree Program That Fits You

Choose one of the following ways to discover your major or degree here at IUP.

Areas of Study

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Undergraduate Programs—Grow Here, Go Anywhere

Learn about internships, honors programs, support resources like the writing center and counseling center, ROTC, and services for veterans and military-affiliated students. Pursue your major from day one or use our resources to find the path you want. Grow here and go anywhere.

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Graduate Studies Can Change Your Life

Make your move and take advantage of the expertise and commitment of the IUP faculty and our high-quality programs and research. 

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Research Is Part of Our DNA

Combining high-level research with research opportunities at all levels—for professors, graduate students, and undergraduates—empowers our students and faculty innovators.

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Hands-on Learning Makes You Stand Out

Hands-on learning takes on many forms at IUP—internships, band concerts, clinical experiences, and so much more.

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Professors Take a Student-Centered Approach

Find your mentors here among our renowned faculty who are committed to teaching and experts in their fields.

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Academic Support Backs Up Your Hard Work

From tutors to peer mentors, from the Writing Center to supplemental instruction, you'll find support resources that make a difference.

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Be Ready with Help from Career and Professional Development

Take advantage of the CPDC's many services—résumé advice, career fairs, networking events, and more.

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IUP Libraries: We Go Way Beyond the Books Here

Grab a coffee at the coffee shop and collaborate on your group project or enjoy the quiet time away from roommates as you study upstairs. You’ll find our Learning Commons here, home of the Hawks Q&A Center, career help, and more. There are individual and group study rooms, computer labs, and a new maker’s space in the works. With excellent online services and librarians who offer help with assignments, the library is a popular, student-friendly resource you'll come to count on.

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Colleges and Departments

Programs at IUP are offered through eight colleges and schools, where you’ll find the courses, resources, and high-quality instruction you’ll need to succeed.

Our five academic colleges are home to our departments and programs. In addition, the School of Graduate Studies and Research, the Cook Honors College, and the University College each have a focus that contributes to the overall academic experience at IUP.