In a cooperative program with Penn State University, Slippery Rock University's 3+2 Pre-Engineering program gives students the best of both worlds: an affordable undergraduate education and plenty of choices to complete your Engineering degree at PSU including many tracks from which to choose (Agricultural and Biological Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Energy Engineering, Engineering Science & Math, Geo-Environmental Engineering, Material Science and Engineering, Mining Engineering, Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering).
You earn 2 degrees in 5 years!
Why Choose SRU-PSU 3+2?
Small class sizes with individual attention from SRU faculty
112 years of engineering experience at Penn State
- Work-study cooperatives and experience with engineering firms
Close to growing job market in Ohio and Pennsylvania
Engineering is a great career
Best of all, it brings two outstanding universities together to prepare students for careers in engineering from the day they enter college.
How the 3+2 works:
You enroll in SRU's physics program, taking math, science and pre-engineering electives. At the beginning of your fourth year, you transfer to PSU's College of Engineering.
After completing your first year at PSU, you will receive a bachelor's degree in physics from Slippery Rock University. After successful completion of your second year at PSU, you recieve a bachelor's degree in engineering from Penn State University.
Program Specifics for SRU Students:
Pre-Engineering with PSU 3+2:
Typical Schedules for SRU Students
- Students beginning in an EVEN year:
- Students beginning in an ODD year: