Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - OustandingQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - BadCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania is a medium four-year, public school with 9,950 students enrolled. This school was established in 1839 and is the only college located in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
58
At Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania you can get your bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 58 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Business, Management, Medical, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
78%
The student retention rate at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania is fair at 78% (close to Pennsylvania average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania is average: 64%.

Student to faculty ratio at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania is reasonably decent - 20:1. Read more details regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$18,200
Average tuition cost is fairly high - $16,100 a year. The additional fees at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $2,100, which comes to a total of $18,200 per academic year.

Read the details about Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
63%
As reported in recent data, 11,423 applications were submitted and 7,188 were accepted; so it is not very hard to enroll at this school.

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,600
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania offers a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D-
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 3,700 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low, approximately $4,600 a year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Location and Maps



Post Address: Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, 400 E Second St, Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania 17815, USA
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