Lock Haven University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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Lock Haven University is a medium four-year, public school with 5,330 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1870 and is the only college located in Lock Haven, Pennsylvania.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
48
At Lock Haven University you can obtain your associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Lock Haven University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 48 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Management, Medical, Occupational Therapy, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.
It is important 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 normally a good sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
71%
Lock Haven University student retention rate is fair at 71% (close to Pennsylvania average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Lock Haven University is below average - 53%.

Student to faculty ratio at Lock Haven University is reasonably decent, 21:1. Learn more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$16,500
Average tuition costs are slightly high, around $14,100 a year. The additional fees at Lock Haven University not covered by tuition are nearly $2,400; which comes to $16,500 a year.

Read the details about Lock Haven University 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
61%
As reported in recent data, 5,072 applications were submitted and 3,118 were accepted; so it is not very hard to enroll at this school.

The college might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Lock Haven University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,700
Lock Haven University offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Lock Haven University, 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
Lock Haven University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,900 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low, roughly $4,700 per year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Lock Haven University. 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 numbers, Lock Haven University appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

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Post Address: Lock Haven University, 401 North Fairview Street, Lock Haven, Pennsylvania 17745-2390, USA
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