Pennsylvania State University
The Pennsylvania State University has its campuses and facilities all through the state of Pennsylvania, United States. Established in 1855, the university has a threefold mission of teaching, research, and public service. Education in USA is considered the best by many students and so is this University that provides the maximum opportunity and the facilities to them. Its instructional mission includes undergraduate, graduate, professional and continuing education provided via resident instruction and online delivery. Its University Park campus, the flagship campus, lies within the Borough of State College and College Township, Pennsylvania. The Penn State Dickinson School of Law has facilities situated in both Carlisle and University Park and the College of Medicine is located in Hershey. Penn State has another 19 commonwealth campuses and 5 special-mission campuses situated across the state.
Penn State University is ranked among the top-fifteen public universities nationally and is considered to be one of America's Public Ivy universities, which acknowledges top public research universities in the United States. Annual enrollment at the University Park campus totals more than 44,000 graduate and undergraduate students, making it one among the largest universities in the United States. It has the world's largest dues-paying alumni association. The university's total enrollment in 2009-10 was approximately 94,300 across its 24 campuses and online through its World Campus.