International Student & Scholar Statistics
The following is the most current data for international students at Penn State.
*Updated January 2019
|Country||Students Studying at Penn State|
|United Arab Emirates||108|
|Carlisle - Dickinson Law||8|
|Erie - Behrend College||358||2||360|
|Hershey - College of Medicine||68||4||72|
|Arts & Architecture||100||93||193|
|Bellisario College of Communications||300||24||324|
|Dickinson Law School||16||16|
|Division of Undergraduate Studies||1059||1059|
|Earth & Mineral Sciences||406||135||541|
|Eberly College of Science||691||303||994|
|Health & Human Development||244||85||329|
|Information Sciences & Technology||186||90||276|
|Intercollege Degree Programs||206||206|
|International Affairs (Grad)||37||37|
|School of Graduate Professional Studies||78||78|
|Smeal College of Business||852||111||963|
|Penn State Law||151||151|
|United Arab Emirates||1|
Penn State hosts international students in 2 certificate programs. The Turfgrass Certificate Program includes 2 F-1 students, and the Music Professional Certificate program includes 2 J-1 students.
Penn State is one university geographically located over 24 campuses across the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Penn State main campus, University Park, is located in State College centrally located in the middle of the state. We are ranked as a top world university, according to the Center for World University Rankings, (cwur.org), and in the top 15 US Institutions hosting international students, (iie.org).
More than 645,000 living alumni worldwide - and growing! If you are interested in learning more or creating an alumni association in your country, visit Global Alumni Relations.
- There are more than 11,000 international students, scholars, and faculty at Penn State.
- International students, scholars, and faculty come from over 140 countries.
- Information about Penn State compared to other Pennsylvania universities and the world by IIE.
Looking for something not listed here? Please email Masume Assaf, International Student and Scholar Director.