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The State System universities award more than 26,000 degrees each year. Most graduates will remain in Pennsylvania to take their first job or to continue their education. In addition to the 14 main campuses, the System universities operate four branch campuses, two multi-university centers and a host of other individual campus centers, many of which offer customized job training to meet the specific needs of business and industry.

 
 

​14 Universities

4 Branch Campuses

  • Venango College (Clarion)
  • Northpointe (IUP)
  • Punxsutawney (IUP)
  • Clearfield (Lock Haven)

2 Multi-University Centers

  • Harrisburg
  • Philadelphia

​# of Buildings

Approximately 900 buildings on more than 4,800 acres

Average tuition and mandatory fees

2015-16   $9,766

Average tuition fees, room and board

2015-16   $19,838

 

 

 

Number of certificates and
degrees produced annually

 

Headcount Enrollment
of 15 Largest Public University
Systems of Higher Education

System

Campuses

Enrollment

California State University

24

445,387

State University System of Florida

13

331,047

University System of Georgia

27

273,434

University of California

10

238,621

State University of New York System

30

221,199

University of North Carolina

16

220,121

The University of Texas System

14

216,718

City University of New York

13

172,132

University of Wisconsin System

13

165,216

University System of Maryland

11

153,318

Arizona Board of Regents

7

143,943

Utah System of Higher Education

7

136,308

Texas A&M University System

11

134,491

Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education

14

112,225

Oregon University System

8

102,302

​Source: IPEDS - Fall 2013