The university reports its mission is to integrate liberal arts with professionally focused, applied education which prepares students for leadership in a rapidly changing world.
Robert Morris University has the following academic schools:
- School of Business
- School of Communications and Information Systems
- School of Education and Social Sciences
- School of Engineering, Mathematics and Science
- School of Nursing and Health Sciences
Robert Morris University offers 60 undergraduate and 20 graduate degree programs. The university has almost 5,000 students. 82 percent of the students complete an least one internship before graduation and most of them are paid.
The Honors Program for undergraduates provides students opportunities to enhance their education via honors courses, honors activities and working with a faculty mentor on a thesis project.
The Center for Global Engagement promotes international and cross-cultural educational experiences among students, faculty and administration members in this global environment.