Higher Education

Pennsylvania is home to nearly 250 postsecondary and higher education institutions.
This mix of public and private institutions provides a broad array of career choices for students to continue their studies on a full or part-time basis. Information about each institution is available through the EdNA (Educational Names and Addresses) database.

The Division of Higher & Career Education oversees the implementation of higher education in the commonwealth as it pertains to degree granting authority, corporate operational authority, new program and degree approvals, and other policy initiatives.

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Think College is a national organization dedicated to developing, expanding and improving inclusive higher education options for people with intellectual disability. With a commitment to equity and excellence, Think College supports evidence-based and student-centered research and practice by generating and sharing knowledge, guiding institutional change, informing public policy, and engaging with students, professionals and families.

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