Academics at Plymouth State

PSU offers 55 undergraduate majors, more than 60 minors, an innovative University Studies program for students still deciding on a major, and 75 graduate degree and certificate programs through the College of Graduate Studies.

We provide an educational experience that you would expect from a small private school; small classes taught by dedicated professors; personal attention from faculty and staff; and outstanding opportunities to lead and to serve.

You won’t sit in the back of a huge lecture hall taking notes; you’ll take an active role in your learning process.  At PSU you’ll:

  • Participate in lively, interactive classes.  The average class size is 23.
  • Build strong relationships with your professors.
  • Get real-world experience through research opportunities, internships, international study programs, and community service.
  • Sharpen your critical thinking and communication skills by participating in hands-on learning experiences.
  • Encounter experiences which will challenge your assumptions and change your perception about the world.

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Faculty Forum: Brian Eisenhauer on Shrinking Our Environmental Impact

In his roles as professor, scholar, researcher, mentor, and campus leader, Brian Eisenhauer is at the center of Plymouth State’s sustainability and climate neutrality efforts. Under his leadership, Plymouth State has been consistently recognized as a leader in environmental sustainability and is regularly included in The Princeton Review’s Guide to Green Colleges, a compilation of [...]