Pennsylvania State University Penn State Shenango: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Pennsylvania State University Penn State Shenango is a very small four-year, public school with 580 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1965 and is one of the 3 colleges and schools located in Sharon, Pennsylvania.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
10
Several-month certificate, associate's degree, and bachelor's degree are available at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Shenango.

Pennsylvania State University Penn State Shenango deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 10 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Work and Family Studies, Physical Therapy, Medical Assistant, 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 normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
56%
The rate of student retention at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Shenango is low at 56% (way below Pennsylvania average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Shenango is good - 10:1. Learn more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$19,900
Average tuition costs are high - around $19,100 per year. The additional fees at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Shenango (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $800, which comes to $19,900 per academic year.

Read the details about Pennsylvania State University Penn State Shenango 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
74%
According to government data, 254 applications were submitted and 189 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get accepted at this school.

The college will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

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

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C-
Pennsylvania State University Penn State Shenango provides a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Shenango, 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
No
At this moment there is no on-campus housing at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Shenango.

Based on the college crime data, Pennsylvania State University Penn State Shenango seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Pennsylvania State University Penn State Shenango Location and Maps



Post Address: Pennsylvania State University Penn State Shenango, 147 Shenango Ave, Sharon, Pennsylvania 16146-1537, USA
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