Penn State Abington is a commonwealth campus of the Pennsylvania State University and it is located in Abington, Pennsylvania, a suburb of Philadelphia. The campus is set on 45 acres of wooded land. The roughly 4000 undergraduate students are taught by a full-time staff of over 150 professors and teaching assistants.
Several degree options are available at Penn State Abington. Students may start any of 160 Penn State baccalaureate programs at the Abington campus and complete them at another Penn State campus, including the main University Park campus. Two associate degree programs, 19 baccalaureate degree programs, and several continuing education programs designed for adult students are also available. The athletics program has been granted full NCAA Division III status.