MajorQuest - Explore Majors at Penn State by Interest

How to use MajorQuest

How to use MajorQuest

Narrow your search by clicking on your campus location.

Relate your learning and experience to interest categories. Choose an interest category by clicking on the interest. You may want to search interest categories one at a time first before combining interests in order to further narrow your search. (click above the interests on the right for a description of the interest categories)

Scroll through the majors listed within the interest category selected. Note that the campus and college for each major is listed to the right. When you find a major that you would like to learn more about...

  • Click on the Bulletin link. You will want to read a description of the major.
    • What will students learn by studying this major?
    • What does this major prepare students for?
  • Click on the Major Website link.
    • What interests you about this major?
    • What concerns you about this major?
  • Click on the Entrance-to-Major link. What is required to enter this major?
    • What are the cumulative GPA and number of credits required?
    • Are specific courses required? What grade is required for these courses?
  • Click on the Recommended Academic Plan link. In most cases, this will take you to the college website and you will click on the major you are interested in. Take a look at the courses you will be taking for four years.
    • Do the courses sound interesting?
    • For further research go to the Undergraduate Bulletin and read about courses under University Course Descriptions
  • Click on the More link.
    • Explore career pathways using the What Can I Do With This Major link.
    • Check out clubs associated with this major.
    • Have information about the college and major sent to you by signing up for one college listserv.

Choose your interests:

Select as many categories as you want. The majors remaining below will include ALL of your chosen interests. More about these interests

Interest Choices ▼ (touch to view/hide)

Narrow your search by campus:

Choose only one campus. Deselect to show all campuses: Map of campuses

Campus Options ▼ (touch to view/hide)

Tap the name of the major to view more information.

Choose your interests:

Select as many categories as you want. The majors displayed below will include ALL interests you select. More about these interests

Narrow your search by campus:

Remember you can start at one campus and complete a degree at another. See more at 2+2 Plan.

See too many majors? Choose more interests or narrow by campus.

Don't see any or enough majors? Remove an interest or change campus to show more options.


Quick Search: Check campus location on the right to select the correct major.

Note: This works separately from the interest/campus searches above.
Major Name
Campus / College
University Park
College of Communications
University Park
College of Communications
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park
College of Engineering
University Park
College of Engineering
University Park
College of Engineering
University Park
College of Engineering
University Park
College of Arts and Architecture
University Park
College of Arts and Architecture
University Park
Eberly College of Science
University Park
Eberly College of Science
University Park
College of Health and Human Development
University Park
Eberly College of Science
University Park
Eberly College of Science
University Park
College of Engineering
University Park
College of Engineering
University Park
College of Engineering
University Park
Eberly College of Science
Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior Option (E E B)
Erie, The Behrend College
Erie, The Behrend College
University Park
Eberly College of Science
Harrisburg, The Capital College
Genetics and Developmental Biology Option (GENET)
Abington
Genetics and Developmental Biology Option (GENET)
Erie, The Behrend College
Genetics and Developmental Biology Option (GENET)
Berks
Genetics and Developmental Biology Option (GENET)
University Park
Eberly College of Science
Genetics and Developmental Biology Option (GENET)
Harrisburg, The Capital College
Genetics and Developmental Biology Option (GENET)
York
Erie, The Behrend College
Erie, The Behrend College
Molecular and Cellular Biology and Biochemistry Option (BCBB)
Erie, The Behrend College
University Park
Eberly College of Science
University Park
Eberly College of Science
University Park
Eberly College of Science
University Park
College of Engineering
University Park
College of Engineering
University Park
College of Engineering
University Park
College of Engineering
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park
Eberly College of Science
University Park
Eberly College of Science
Worthington Scranton
Greater Allegheny
New Kensington
Worthington Scranton
Lehigh Valley
Brandywine
Mont Alto
Greater Allegheny
New Kensington
Schuylkill
Wilkes-Barre
Worthington Scranton
World Campus
University Park
College of Engineering
University Park
College of Engineering
University Park
College of Engineering
University Park
College of Engineering
University Park
College of Engineering
Erie, The Behrend College
Erie, The Behrend College
Erie, The Behrend College
University Park
College of Education
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
Greater Allegheny
New Kensington
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
University Park
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
University Park
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
University Park
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
University Park
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
University Park
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
Erie, The Behrend College
Harrisburg, The Capital College
Harrisburg, The Capital College
Harrisburg, The Capital College
Harrisburg, The Capital College
Harrisburg, The Capital College
University Park
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
University Park
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
Harrisburg, The Capital College
Erie, The Behrend College
Erie, The Behrend College
Harrisburg, The Capital College
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
Erie, The Behrend College
Erie, The Behrend College
University Park
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
University Park
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
University Park
Eberly College of Science
University Park
Eberly College of Science
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
Erie, The Behrend College
Erie, The Behrend College
Alternative Energy and Power Generation Option (AE&PG)
Hazleton
Brandywine
Abington
University Park
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
University Park
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
University Park
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
University Park
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
University Park
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
University Park
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
Physical and Environmental Geography Option (EGeoG)
University Park
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
University Park
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
University Park
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
University Park
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
Berks
University Park
College of Health and Human Development
University Park
College of Health and Human Development
University Park
College of Health and Human Development
University Park
College of Health and Human Development
Harrisburg, The Capital College
University Park
College of Information Sciences and Technology
University Park
College of Information Sciences and Technology
Harrisburg, The Capital College
University Park
College of Information Sciences and Technology
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
University Park
College of Communications
University Park
College of Communications
University Park
College of Communications
University Park
College of Health and Human Development
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
Secondary Education in Mathematical Sciences Option (EDMTH)
Harrisburg, The Capital College
University Park
Eberly College of Science
University Park
Eberly College of Science
University Park
Eberly College of Science
Erie, The Behrend College
University Park
Eberly College of Science
University Park
Eberly College of Science
Erie, The Behrend College
University Park
Eberly College of Science
University Park
College of Communications
University Park
College of Communications
University Park
College of Communications
University Park
College of Communications
University Park
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
University Park
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
University Park
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
Weather Forecasting and Communications Option (FCAST)
University Park
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
University Park
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
University Park
College of Arts and Architecture
University Park
College of Arts and Architecture
University Park
College of Arts and Architecture
University Park
College of Arts and Architecture
String, Woodwinds, Brass and Percussion Instruments Option (SWBPI)
University Park
College of Arts and Architecture
University Park
College of Arts and Architecture
Worthington Scranton
Erie, The Behrend College
University Park
College of Nursing
University Park
College of Health and Human Development
University Park
College of Health and Human Development
University Park
College of Health and Human Development
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
University Park
Eberly College of Science
Erie, The Behrend College
University Park
Eberly College of Science
University Park
Eberly College of Science
University Park
Eberly College of Science
University Park
Eberly College of Science
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park
College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
Erie, The Behrend College
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts
Erie, The Behrend College
University Park
College of the Liberal Arts