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Developing thoughtful, creative business professionals who lead with expertise and integrity.

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Business
AACSB Accredited
Developing thoughtful, creative business professionals who lead with expertise and integrity.

The Department of Business Administration in the College of Business has earned accreditation for its Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Master of Business Administration programs by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International. AACSB accreditation is the hallmark of excellence in business education. 

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Education
Nationally recognized, accredited programs
Training tomorrow's educators, producing leading-edge research and designing innovative programs.

Education programs are at the core of our university, both in terms of our history and continued commitment to produce highly educated and trained teachers for our region and our state. KU's nationally recognized and NCATE-accredited programs include Art Education, Elementary Education, Music Education, Secondary Education, Special Education. At the graduate level, the Library Science and Reading programs are nationally recognized. Special Education-Vision Impairment (VI) is the only undergraduate program of its kind in Pennsylvania and the largest undergraduate program in the U.S.

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Physical Science Students
Physical Sciences
Providing a firm foundation for life and career success
Our students pursue knowledge on scales that stretch from subatomic to cosmic, from individual to global.

Physical Sciences, which include BiochemistryChemistry, Geology, Marine Science and Physics are distinguished by a commitment to undergraduate research. This experience gives students opportunities to serve as co-authors of presentations at national meetings and of publications in peer-reviewed journals.

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Visual & Performing Arts
A long-standing tradition as a center for quality, creative expression
Preparing students as leaders in the profession.

Accredited undergraduate programs in Communication Design, Crafts, Studio Art, MusicMusic Education and Art Education, as well as graduate level programs in Art Education and Communication Design, have national reputations. Kutztown University is geographically located within easy reach of the major world art centers.  The visual and performing arts programs at Kutztown occupy newly renovated and expanded state of the art facilities.

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Social Work Students
Social Work
BSW, MSW, DSW
KU offers a full continuum of social work education.

A recently approved Doctor of Social Work degree provides the full continuum of social work educational programming: Bachelor of Social WorkMaster of Social WorkDoctor of Social Work. This full cadre of educational opportunities for social workers is relatively unique in nationally accredited social work programs.

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Emily
Major: Professional Writing, Class of 2015
“I chose Kutztown because of the unique experience the professional writing major offers.”

For Emily Leayman, from Emmaus, Pa., being a journalist has been a dream since high school. Searching for a university that was near home, had reasonable tuition, and helped fine-tune her writing skills brought her to Kutztown University. As an English/professional writing major, Leayman has been allowed to read and think critically as well as communicate both verbally and in writing. She now explores various writing skills- from journalism to public relations to creative writing. Read more.

    Waskar
    Waskar
    Major: Secondary Education/Spanish, Class of 2017
    Learn...to inspire others

    Waskar Paulino, Secondary Education/Spanish major, is making the most out of Kutztown University. Through involvement and hard work, Paulino steps closer everyday to his dream of teaching and inspiring. Read more

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    Read the latest Tower Magazine

    July 27, 2015

    The summer 2015 issue of Tower, Kutztown University's magazine, is online. Check out the newest articles and catch up on Kutztown University alumni news.

    Education Professor Named to National Commission on Clinical Practice in Teacher Preparation

    July 23, 2015

    Dr. Cynthia Stunkard, assistant professor of education at Kutztown University, has been named to the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE)'s new Clinical Practice Commission (CPC).

    Mahosky Selected as Gettysburg National Military Park Artist-in-Residence

    July 21, 2015

    Gettysburg National Military Park's Artist-in-Residence for August will be painter and multimedia artist, Mark Mahosky, KU professor of fine arts.

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    A Letter to the KU Community from Dr. Kenneth Hawkinson

    July 8, 2015

    Let me begin by expressing my appreciation to the Kutztown University, students, faculty and staff, the council of trustees, and the mayor and citizens of Kutztown for welcoming Ann Marie and me into your community. read more

    PASSHE Board of Governors Approves 2015-16 Tuition Rates

    July 9, 2015

    The Board of Governors of Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education today approved a $240 tuition increase for the 2015-16 academic year while pledging to continue to seek additional state funding to support the universities’ operations. read more

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