Harrisburg University of Science and Technology: Review & Facts

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Harrisburg University of Science and Technology is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 355 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 2001 and is one of the 8 colleges located in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
10
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will give you the option to obtain a several-month certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, or master's degree.

Harrisburg University of Science and Technology implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 10 majors. The most popular concentrations are Computer Science, Biology, General Studies, Management, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when 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 good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
54%
The student retention rate at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology is low at 54% (way below Pennsylvania average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology is pretty good -- 13:1. Learn more information about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$23,900
Average tuition cost is high, $23,900 per year.

Read the details about Harrisburg University of Science and Technology 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
55%
As reported in recent government data, 163 applications were submitted and 89 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

This school might accept dual credits, 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.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology is $30.00. The graduate application fee is $30.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Harrisburg University of Science and Technology and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (717) 901-5152 or check Harrisburg University of Science and Technology Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,300
There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology, 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.

Harrisburg University of Science and Technology provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 200 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable -- approximately $6,300 per academic year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Harrisburg University of Science and Technology appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Harrisburg University of Science and Technology Location and Maps



Post Address: Harrisburg University of Science and Technology, 326 Market Street, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17101-2208, USA
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