Cheyney University of Pennsylvania: Review & Facts

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Cheyney University of Pennsylvania is a small four-year, public school with 1,285 students enrolled. This college was established in 1837 and is the only college located in Cheyney, Pennsylvania.

Cheyney University of Pennsylvania is one of the Historically Black College or University institutions (HBCU).

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
23
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania will give you the opportunity to get an associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Cheyney University of Pennsylvania implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 23 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Sociology and Anthropology, Education, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.
It is important 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 typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
65%
The rate of student retention at Cheyney University of Pennsylvania is relatively low at 65% (below Pennsylvania average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Cheyney University of Pennsylvania is very low - 24%.

Student to faculty ratio at Cheyney University of Pennsylvania is decent -- 16:1. Read more regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$13,100
Average tuition charges are close to the nationwide median, $10,700 per academic year. The additional fees at Cheyney University of Pennsylvania not covered by tuition are approximately $2,400; which comes to a total of $13,100 per academic year.

Read the details about Cheyney 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



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The school might accept credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities) and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

The undergraduate application fee at Cheyney University of Pennsylvania is $20.00. The graduate application fee is $25.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Cheyney University of Pennsylvania and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (610) 399-2275 or check Cheyney University of Pennsylvania Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,000
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania offers a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Cheyney 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
F
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 800 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable: around $5,000 a year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Cheyney 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 received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

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

Cheyney University of Pennsylvania Location and Maps



Post Address: Cheyney University of Pennsylvania, 1837 University Circle, Cheyney, Pennsylvania 19319-0200, USA
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