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Gannon University Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Erie, PA

Academic Calendar System
Summer Session
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Acting
  • Advertising
  • Aquatic Biology/Limnology
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Chemistry, General
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Computer Programming/Programmer, General
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Cyber/Electronic Operations and Warfare
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • English Literature (British and Commonwealth)
  • Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
  • Finance, General
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • Forensic Science and Technology
  • Funeral Service and Mortuary Science, General
  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other
  • History, General
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Insurance
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International/Global Studies
  • Journalism
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Legal Assistant/Paralegal
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Occupational Therapy/Therapist
  • Philosophy
  • Physician Assistant
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Physical Therapy Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Health, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Research and Experimental Psychology, Other
  • Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Social Work
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
  • Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
  • Theology/Theological Studies
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General
Most Popular Disciplines
Health professions and related sciences, Business/marketing, Engineering
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Business administration, engineering, occupational therapy, physician assistant, sport and exercise science
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction

Full-Time Faculty
Part-Time Faculty
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 19% of classes
10-19 students: 35% of classes
20-29 students: 32% of classes
30-39 students: 13% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 19% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 44% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 33% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 4% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Library Available on Campus
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education

Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Education, Master of Science in Engineering Management, Master of Science in Computer and Information Science, Master of Arts, Master of Science in Computer Information Science, Master of Science in Criminology, Master of Athletic Training, Master of Science in Embedded Software Engineering, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science, Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Master of Public Administration, Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Master of Science in Nursing, Master of Physician Assistant Science, Master of Science in Environmental Health

Master's Programs of Study

  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Education--General
  • Electrical Engineering
  • English
  • Pastoral Ministry and Counseling
  • Software Engineering
  • Theology

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Physical Therapy, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Occupational Therapy, Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Physical Therapy

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