Facts & Figures
Undergraduate studies in our college are categorized into four disciplines:
- Life Sciences
- Mathematical Sciences
- Physical Sciences
- Interdisciplinary Sciences
Our college is renowned for its excellence in scientific teaching and research. Penn State ranks among the top ten academic institutions nationwide in the basic sciences.
We help prepare students for our increasingly connected global society. Through our faculty, staff, and students, Penn State’s Eberly College of Science remains committed to the goal of excellence through diversity.
$3.5 million to 882 students in merit- and need-based scholarships* awarded in 2018–2019
*Total is for undergraduate scholarships received from the Eberly College of Science
About 85% of students who enter our majors graduate
More than 65% of students who apply to medical school are accepted
14 of 25 current Evan Pugh Professors
The Evan Pugh Professorship is the highest honor bestowed upon a Penn State faculty member.