Pennsylvania State University Penn State Abington: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - GoodCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Pennsylvania State University Penn State Abington is a small four-year, public school with 3,520 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1950 and is the only institution located in Abington, Pennsylvania.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
15
At Pennsylvania State University Penn State Abington you can receive your associate's degree or bachelor's degree.

Pennsylvania State University Penn State Abington deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 15 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Psychology, General Studies, Criminal Justice, and Biology. 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 before 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. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
74%
The student retention rate at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Abington is fair at 74% (close to Pennsylvania average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Abington is reasonably decent -- 20:1. Find out more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$20,000
Average tuition cost is high, $19,100 per academic year. The additional fees at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Abington (not included in tuition costs) are around $900, which makes it a total of $20,000 a year.

Read the details about Pennsylvania State University Penn State Abington 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
78%
As reported in recent government data, 3,363 applications were submitted and 2,629 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

This college might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits for admission.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score info at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Abington in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B-
Pennsylvania State University Penn State Abington offers a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Abington, 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.

ROTC
Available
Yes
At present there is no on-campus housing at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Abington.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Abington. 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.

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 data, Pennsylvania State University Penn State Abington seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Pennsylvania State University Penn State Abington Location and Maps



Post Address: Pennsylvania State University Penn State Abington, 1600 Woodland Rd, Abington, Pennsylvania 19001-3918, USA
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