Mansfield University of Pennsylvania
is one of the fourteen state universities that are part of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education
. The University is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
, the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
, and numerous national professional organizations. Mansfield University has 3,360 students and 180 professors. The campus is located in North Central Pennsylvania
, in the borough of Mansfield
Mansfield University traces its heritage back to 1857, when Mansfield Classical Seminary opened. In 1862, Mansfield became a state normal school
. In 1927, it became Mansfield State Teachers College, and in 1960, it broadened its degree offerings and became Mansfield State College. In 1983, it became Mansfield University.
Mansfield University offers 73 undergraduate, 9 graduate, 7 associate, and 63 minor programs. Mansfield offers special options programs such as multiple majors, a self-developed major, an honors program, internships, independent studies, individualized instructions, and study abroad opportunities.
, Business Administration
, Computer Science
, Human Resource Management
, Information Systems
, International Business, Management
, and Public Relations