Definition of state college
: a college that is financially supported by a state government, often specializes in a branch of technical or professional education, and often forms part of the state university
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Definition of State College
borough in central Pennsylvania northeast of Altoona population 42,034 ◆The main campus of Pennsylvania State University is located in State College.
STATE COLLEGE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of state college for English Language Learners
: a college that is owned and run by one of the states of the U.S. as part of the state's public educational system
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