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Eberly College of Science

College Vision, Mission, Goals


The Eberly College of Science will be a welcoming and inclusive scientific community that is innovative and responsive to opportunities, embodies excellence in teaching, learning, and discovery within and across disciplines, and improves the Commonwealth, nation, and world through groundbreaking discoveries, empowering the next generation of scientific leaders, and deeply engaging the local community.


The Eberly College of Science is a diverse community of lifelong learners devoted to advancing the frontiers of knowledge in the life, physical, mathematical and interdisciplinary sciences. We apply our scholarship to build a more sustainable, resilient and just society and expand public understanding of science. We educate and inspire students and research trainees across Penn State with exceptional learning experiences to allow them to achieve the highest levels of intellectual and personal growth.