Discover the NU You at Neumann University
At Neumann University, our excellent majors, expert faculty, and professional internships give you every opportunity to discover your passions and prepare for your career.
We’re known for our exceptional programs in Nursing and Health Sciences. A new multimillion-dollar Health Sciences Center opened in January 2019 to accommodate classes in Nursing, Physical Therapy, Athletic Training, Strength and Conditioning, Exercise Physiology, and other programs.
In 2019, we also opened a Data Analytics Lab to support new majors in Cybersecurity and Data Analytics. Students in our Communication & Digital Media major can use high-tech radio and television studios from their first semester on campus.
In every major, our faculty bring unparalleled experience to the classroom. Look at our list of majors and pick your passion.
Internships in every major
Neumann is a recognized leader in combining classroom theory with practical experience. Your internships and field experiences will let you test your skills, discover your talents, and build a professional network.
Business at Neumann
In keeping with the University’s Franciscan tradition, our Business programs emphasize respect for individuals, academic excellence, social responsibility, and career preparation. The faculty and staff show their on-going dedication and commitment to students by providing a first-rate education with personal attention both inside and outside the classroom.
We offer the following Business programs:
Whether you are planning to join a family owned business, start your own company, or enter a corporate organization, this Bachelor of Science accredited degree program provides the critical knowledge and skills you need in all the functional areas of operating a business. To supplement their broad-based business education, students acquire in-depth training by pursuing a major (or minor) in Accounting, Business Administration, Computer Information Systems, or Marketing. Regardless of the selected major, all students in this program participate in an internship. We assist students in finding placement within an organization where they can apply their classroom learning and gain practical experience that will prepare them for their career. Students who graduate from this program go on to acquire challenging positions in private businesses, government, and non-profits organizations. Many of our graduates remain connected to their "roots" at Neumann University and serve as student mentors, guest speakers, and employers of newly graduated students.
Undergraduate Sport Management
This Bachelor of Science program offers career-minded students the opportunity to gain a broad-based understanding of sport management and a strong foundation in business. Besides courses in sport management, students take courses in accounting, economics, finance, management, marketing, and legal aspects of business. Further, all students in this program complete an internship in an area related to sport management. Graduates of this program find challenging and exciting careers in professional sports and sport management; sport related marketing firms; recreational facilities; collegiate and amateur sport; and health, fitness, and sport clubs.
Combined Undergraduate & Graduate Management (4+1)
Students in this combined degree program—Bachelor of Science in Business or Sport and Entertainment Management and Master of Science in Sport Business—can complete their studies for both degrees in five-years. Acceptance to this program permits students to begin their graduate studies during their senior year thereby saving them tuition and ensuring faster completion of both programs. Participants in this program experience all the benefits of their graduate and undergraduate studies including an internship experience.
Master of Science in Sport Business
This 30-credit Master of Science in Sport Business program provides individuals desiring to work in the sport industry with both classroom and experiential preparation designed to advance one’s career or to increase the student’s marketability to make a positive and desirable career change within the sport industry. To provide flexibility and accommodate working students, courses are offered in an accelerated format (seven and a half weeks per course). Students can choose 1) fully online, 2) fully on campus, or 3) flex format, where students can attend in person, virtually in real time, or fully online on their own schedule. This provides students the full flexibility of online course administration integrated with unique experiences provided by small class sizes and personal attention from faculty. Graduates of the program obtain diverse positions throughout the industry in professional sports, college or high school athletics, non-profit, community-based or amateur sports.
Master of Science in Accounting
This 30-credit Master of Science in Accounting with emphasis on Forensics and Fraud Detection will help enhance your career by building a broader base of knowledge in the area of fraud and forensic accounting than a general Master of Science in Accounting. The degree is designed to help students apply techniques in identifying, collecting, and examining evidence, including how to identify financial statement misrepresentation, transaction reconstruction, tax evasion, and cyber crime. The degree can be completed in 18 months and is delivered in a combination of in-class and hybrid offerings; additionally, it will provide the additional academic credit needed to meet the 150 academic credit hours required to pursue the CPA designation.
Ranked #86 among the “Top Performers on Social Mobility” in the North | U.S. News & World Report, 2022
Named a 2022–2023 College of Distinction for Nursing
Named a 2022–2023 College of Distinction for Education
Named a 2022–2023 College of Distinction in Pennsylvania
Named a 2022–2023 College of Distinction for Business
Named a 2022–2023 College of Distinction for Career Development
15:1 student-faculty ratio
99% of students receiving financial aid
24 NCAA Division III sports teams
100% of majors requiring a clinical, field, or internship experience
“Our professors do everything possible to ensure our success. I can honestly say it’s been the best decision of my life to come to [Neumann University]. My professors supported me and pushed me. It’s been an incredible ride.”
“I always wanted to be a lawyer, and Neumann has given me everything I need to take that next step. Without Neumann, I wouldn’t have been able to get the highly coveted internships that have prepared me for law school.”
“Neumann’s Criminal Justice program has prepared me to become a State Trooper through its classes and the unique Municipal Police Academy program, which you complete in your junior year while you’re taking classes.”
“I’m passionate about taking care of people, and I think it’s an amazing thing that Neumann actually pushes you out of your comfort zone. I learn best from hands-on experience, and lecture courses paired with labs bring everything together.”