Pennsylvania State University Penn State Schuylkill: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - ExcellentSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Pennsylvania State University Penn State Schuylkill is a very small four-year, public school with 870 students enrolled. This college was established in 1934 and is the only college located in Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
10
At Pennsylvania State University Penn State Schuylkill you can get your several-month certificate, associate's degree, or bachelor's degree.

Pennsylvania State University Penn State Schuylkill deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 10 majors. The most popular concentrations are Criminal Justice, Business, Psychology, Management, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and 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. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
69%
Pennsylvania State University Penn State Schuylkill student retention rate is relatively low at 69% (close to Pennsylvania average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Schuylkill is pretty decent - 15:1. Learn more details regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$19,900
Average tuition prices are high - $19,100 per year. The additional fees at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Schuylkill not covered by tuition are roughly $800, which comes to a total of $19,900 a year.

Read the details about Pennsylvania State University Penn State Schuylkill 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
79%
As reported in recent government data, 834 applications were submitted and 663 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get accepted at this school.

This college might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

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

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,700
Pennsylvania State University Penn State Schuylkill provides a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Schuylkill, 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
C-
Pennsylvania State University Penn State Schuylkill provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 400 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable: about $5,700 annually.

Air Force ROTC programs are available at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Schuylkill. 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 information, Pennsylvania State University Penn State Schuylkill seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Pennsylvania State University Penn State Schuylkill Location and Maps



Post Address: Pennsylvania State University Penn State Schuylkill, 200 University Dr, Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania 17972-2202, USA
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