The Penn State alumni family grew by more than 15,000 this past weekend as the University recognized its spring 2020 graduates in a livestreamed commencement ceremony, which took place on Saturday, May 9.
In the face of severe financial impacts to the University brought on by the global coronavirus pandemic, on April 23 Penn State President Eric J. Barron announced some salary adjustments; a 3% across-the-board cut to university budgets in the next fiscal year; and his intention to work with the Board of Trustees to freeze tuition for the 2020-21 academic year to limit student costs.
Your future in healthcare starts now at Penn State New Kensington! The two-year Radiological Sciences (X-Ray) associate degree program is a comprehensive academic and clinical-based curriculum. Students successfully completing the program receive an associate degree in Radiological Sciences from Penn State and are eligible to apply for examination with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) for professional certification.
Learn more about nursing program options at Penn State New Kensington. Dr. Janet Knott, the campus' program coordinator for nursing, discusses the RN to BSN bachelor's degree program, as well as the pre-nursing option.