Academic Affairs consists of four colleges, the University library, Enrollment Services, and Information, Administrative and Technology Services, along with a broad array of offices that provide services and support to the university such as International Services, Grants and Sponsored Research, Institutional Research, Center for Excellence in Teaching and Educational Technology, etc. All of these areas work together to foster an environment that promotes high quality teaching and learning.
Slippery Rock University offers more than 100 degree programs at the baccalaureate, masters and doctorate level, and recommends endorsement of six program Areas of Distinction:
- Communication and Information Technology
- Environmental Sciences and Studies
- Health, Wellness, and Recreation
- The World as Community
- Teacher Education
- Fine and Performing Arts
The university is actively engaged in sponsored research and service learning, as well as extensive cultural programming thoughout the year.