Pennsylvania State Abington (Abington) is a branch campus of the Pennsylvania State University System. The campus is located in Abington, Pennsylvania, north of Philadelphia and just off highway 611. It offers more than 15 baccalaureate degrees and 2 associate degree programs. Abington also serves as a starting point for students hoping to complete their education at University Park or one of the other Penn State locations. It offers a number of two-year programs that let these students adequately prepare for transfer to another of the system’s campuses. Approximately half of Abington’s students stay on its campus for all four years of their degree; many of the rest transfer to another Penn State location to complete their major requirements.