Students Prior to SU18
Students Prior to SU18

University Bulletin

The University Bulletin contains course listings, descriptions, and requirements for Penn State University. Programmatic expectations for General Education are those in effect at the time of admission to degree candidacy, and college and major requirements are those in effect at the time of entry to college and major. These are indicated in each student's degree audit.

Students should use the appropriate archived Bulletin.  For an overview of General Education information and a detailed explanation of requirements, please see the links below:

Description of General Education Program

Baccalaureate Degree Requirements

Associates Degree Requirements

For resources concerning course selection, the University Bulletin also provides listings by skill area, knowledge domain, and additional requirements:



Health and Physical Activity

Natural Sciences



Social and Behavioral Sciences

United States Cultures

International Cultures

Writing Across the Curriculum