Schreyer Honors College (SHC)at Penn State

Facts and Figures

The Schreyer Honors College was awarded 5 out of 5 mortarboards by Public University Honors Press, one of six schools in the country to receive this recognition. SHC was also given "highest praise" by the New York Times in A Prudent College Path.

College Breakdown

Scholars at University Park are enrolled across all academic colleges, providing a wide array of talent for private industry, government and nonprofit organizations.

Schreyer Scholar college breakdown pie graph
College Percentage of Schreyer Scholars
Engineering 27%
Liberal Arts 21%
Science 14%
Business 10%
Health and Human Development 6%
Other 21%

Quick Stats

#1 The Wall Street Journal reports that corporate recruiters rank Penn State as the No. 1 destination for college hires.
45% of Schreyer Scholars experience foreign cultures through various international learning opportunities.
98% of our Schreyer Scholars have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher, with 54% holding a GPA of 3.82 or above.

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