Gannon University

Erie, PA

Gannon University

Erie, PA

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You can find several pathways to the meaningful career you are seeking here at Gannon University.

We create a student-centered experience, one in which students’ passions become their possibilities. You’ll find support and individualized attention to help you make your move to Gannon. And once you’re settled, Gannon’s education will help you discover your future. 

Believe in your possibilities
Gannon University’s more than 100 undergraduate, graduate, and online academic program options each feature hands-on learning through real-world courses, projects and valuable internship opportunities that prepare you to become a professional in the field. 

Here, our low 13:1 student-to-faculty ratio means you’ll receive individualized support to meaningfully shape academic outcomes. Outside the classroom, our students are researching marine organisms and coral reefs 30 feet below the surface of the Caribbean Sea, 4,000 years into the past at a Jordanian archaeological dig, or in the field to develop NASA mission-related instruments for near-space exploration. Other students are interning at Fortune 500 companies, immersing themselves in the culture and history of Italy, Thailand, or Spain, and engaging in impactful local and global service-learning opportunities.

An affordable education
Affordability has been part of Gannon University’s Mission for nearly 100 years. Gannon’s Financial Aid Office experts can discuss how Gannon makes college an affordable option for you and can help you transition to the university. We are committed to offering the best financial assistance package possible—including scholarship opportunities—to transfer students. 

Articulation agreements
Gannon has active articulation agreements with community colleges and four-year institutions in New York, Ohio and Pennsylvania. These agreements allow students to follow a specific path of study at their institution before easily transitioning to Gannon to complete their associate’s, bachelor’s, or even master’s degrees. 

Get connected
Our campus is a hub for student engagement with more than 159 clubs and organizations available to choose from. Whether you want to join Greek life, participate in varsity, club or intramural sports, serve others, or enhance your classroom learning, we’ll make sure you get connected in ways that will make your college experience memorable.

Begin your journey with Gannon University and discover a life full of possibilities.

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A Top School in the Nation | Wall Street Journal's 2022 College Rankings


Nationally ranked University, again | U.S. News & World Report, America's Best Colleges 2022


Top 27% schools offering graduate Physician Assistant degrees | U.S. News & World Report, America's Best Colleges 2022


Undergraduate Nursing, Engineering, Computer Science among nation's best | U.S. News & World Report, America's Best Colleges 2022

Location Is Everything

Gannon University is comprised of two vibrant campuses—one in Erie, Pennsylvania, and another in Ruskin, Florida. Gannon’s Erie campus is central to many businesses and organizations that provide students with hands-on learning opportunities. This urban campus in the heart of downtown is within walking distance to restaurants, shopping, entertainment, and nearby Lake Erie beaches. Gannon’s Ruskin campus is in a beautiful area between Tampa and Bradenton that rates highly on measures of livability. The campus puts you at the center of a rapidly expanding health-care sector with opportunities to engage in educational outreach activities.

An Inside Look

What students are saying about us...

  • “I’m thankful for the ability to transfer to a university that’s invested in my success in the classroom and in my career.”

    • Emily Whaley
  • “I chose to transfer because the more I learned about Gannon, the clearer it became that Gannon offered me the best opportunity to build a professional future. That realization has come to fruition through my work with Edge, which has allowed me to transcend being a student-athlete and helped me develop a well-rounded background.”

    • Marcel Deya