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Penn State Harrisburg constantly seeks to expand the degree and certificate programs we offer, providing students with more opportunities to learn, research, and develop.


  • Communication Sciences and Disorders, B.S.
    Communication Sciences and Disorders is a comprehensive program of study for preparing students who want to become speech-language pathologists or audiologists. The program helps students acquire a strong foundation in the basic sciences and processes related to typical, delayed and disordered speech, language, cognition, swallowing, and hearing.
  • Cybersecurity Analytics and Operations, B.S.
    Cybersecurity Analytics and Operations is an interdisciplinary program that will help prepare students for careers as cybersecurity professionals. The curriculum addresses a critical need by building on a foundation of mathematics and computer programming, preparing students to recognize, analyze, defend against, and manage cyber risks.
  • Human Capital Management, B.S.
    The Human Capital Management (HCM) degree program will educate students in the fundamental concepts and state-of-the art skills required by human resource professionals, including onboarding, training and compensating employees, developing and managing performance systems, and addressing and resolving employee concerns and issues.
  • Human-Centered Design and Development, B.S.
    The Human-Centered Design and Development major (HCDD) is structured to provide students with the fundamental concepts and state-of-the-art skills in developing applications of technology for people, with a focus on learning outcomes needed to: a) identify opportunities to support human activity with technology; b) design and create useful and usable technology-mediated activities; and c) evaluate and iterate designed technologies in their context of use.


  • Civil Engineering, M.S.
    The Master’s of Science in Civil Engineering (MS CE) program is designed to meet the needs of engineering professionals in the vital area of sustainable infrastructure with specialties in structural, transportation, and water resources engineering.
  • Criminal Justice Policy and Administration, M.P.S.
    If you're looking for advancement in your current criminal justice career or a change to an altogether new field, a highly respected Master of Professional Studies in Criminal Justice Policy and Administration could not only provide you with the skills and knowledge you need but also help you stand out among your peers.