Colleges Near York Pennsylvania

Colleges in York, Pennsylvania offer several degree options for students.

York County in south-central Pennsylvania bills itself as the “Factory Tour Capital of the World” because of the area’s many factories, ranging from the Harley-Davidson Motor Company to Utz Quality Foods. The tours can give college studies a nice break from studying. York city features diverse colleges catering to both academically-focused and career-minded students.

Penn State York

The Pennsylvania State University system has 19 campuses throughout the commonwealth, including a location in York. This commuter campus has over 1,600 students with a range of academic offerings. The eight baccalaureate degree options are in the areas of Communication Arts and Sciences; English; Letters, Arts and Sciences; Business; Human Development and Family Studies; Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technology; Information Sciences and Technology; and Science. Penn State York also offers the first two years of more than 160 baccalaureate majors in the Penn State system, ideal for students looking to eventually transfer.

Penn State York

1031 Edgecomb Avenue

York, PA 17403

(717) 771-4000

yk.psu.edu/default.htm

York College of Pennsylvania

York College of Pennsylvania is a private liberal arts college with 4,600 students. Just because it’s a small school doesn’t mean that there aren’t a variety of academic offerings. The school has 53 majors broken into 10 departments–Behavioral Sciences, Biological Sciences, Business, Education, English and Humanities, History and Political Science, Interdisciplinary Studies, Music and Art and Communications, Nursing and Physical Sciences.

York College of Pennsylvania

441 Country Club Road

York, PA 17403

(717) 846-7788

ycp.edu

YTI Career Institute-York

Going to a four-year college isn’t for everyone–and it’s sometimes not needed depending on what career you want. That’s where the YTI Career Institute comes into play. The York campus offers eight programs that take nine to 21 months to finish. You can earn an Associate in Specialized Business Degree in Computer Systems Specialist, Golf Course Management or Business Administration with an accounting or management focus. An Associate in Specialized Technology is offered in Computer Aided Drafting & Design and in Electronics Engineering Technology. Diplomas are offered in Electrical Technician, Medical Assistant and in Heating, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Technology.

YTI Career Institute-York

1405 Williams Road

York, PA 17402

(717) 757-1100

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