Start classes this summer and you may be eligible for a scholarship valued at up to $6,500 that can be stacked with other scholarships!
Central Penn College is partnering with The Verber Dental Group on new dental programs in 2023!
Students can apply for a scholarship that covers up to four years of on-campus room costs!
*For those who qualify.
Central Penn's mission is to open opportunities for students from a variety of academic backgrounds by providing the education needed for employment and advancement in their fields.
Central Penn College to Hold 141st Annual Commencement at Scottish Rite Theatre Tonight
Central Penn College’s 141st Commencement will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 25 at the Scottish Rite Theatre in Harrisburg.FULL STORY
Heartbreaking news for the Central Penn College family
Today, we are deeply saddened to share that one of the 19-year-old baseball players seriously injured on Monday as he volunteered in a program unaffiliated with the college, helping with a youth baseball league in the city of Harrisburg, has passed away.FULL STORY
Knights baseball sets school record for most victories in a season
With these victories, the Knights have set records for most wins in a season (17) and longest winning streak (10).FULL STORY
Our student-first approach has helped 86% of Central Penn graduates find a job in their chosen field or continue their education within one year of graduation based on our most recent One-Year Graduate Follow-up Report.
High School Students
A small campus with a big sense of community
Central Penn College feels like home. That’s what our students say. Our welcoming environment makes it easy to join clubs, get involved, make friends and have fun. Experience the Central Penn difference!
SEE WHAT OUR STUDENTS THINK
Connect with students and alumni in our online communities. Ask questions to actual students. Get to know who we are before you even get here!
Every instructor has their own success story to share
Our faculty understand your challenges. Many of them have worked in their chosen industry. Some still do. And they bring that specialized, real-world knowledge into the classroom. You’ll get the full benefit of their knowledge, enthusiasm and support as you pursue your own career-focused, educational journey.
Fast Facts About Central Penn College
TOTAL STUDENTS: 822
TOTAL ONLINE: 367
ACADEMIC DEGREE MIX
ASSOCIATE DEGREE: 28%
BACHELOR'S DEGREE: 57%
MASTER'S DEGREE: 3%
VARSITY ATHLETIC TEAMS
AVERAGE CLASS SIZE
PROGRAMS AND CONCENTRATIONS
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Finanical aid and scholarship opportunities are available to more students than you might think. Let us help you make it work.
We are so invested in our students’ success that 85% of Central Penn staff donate a portion of their pay to student scholarships. We believe in your story so much we are willing to help fund it!
We can help make the numbers work
It’s about getting the best value for your educational dollar. Central Penn’s financial aid team will make sure you’re aware of all the options—grants, scholarships, work-study, loans––so you can choose the best methods to fund your education.
Financial Aid Options
Financial Aid Opportunities
We’re with you every step of the way
Answering your questions. Tracking down transcripts. Coordinating student housing. Those are just some of the things we do––right from the get-go––to make your Central Penn experience positive and successful!