Pennsylvania State University Penn State York: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Pennsylvania State University Penn State York is a small four-year, public school with 1,210 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1926 and is one of the 9 schools and colleges located in York, Pennsylvania.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
12
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, and bachelor's degree are offered at Pennsylvania State University Penn State York.

Pennsylvania State University Penn State York follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 12 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Management, Computer Science, Work and Family Studies, and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.
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 positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
76%
The student retention rate at Pennsylvania State University Penn State York is fair at 76% (close to Pennsylvania average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at Pennsylvania State University Penn State York is pretty decent: 14:1. Learn more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$19,900
Average tuition charges are high - around $19,100 a year. The additional fees at Pennsylvania State University Penn State York beyond tuition are around $800; this comes to $19,900 per academic year.

Read the details about Pennsylvania State University Penn State York 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 data, 1,200 applications were submitted and 947 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

Pennsylvania State University Penn State York might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

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

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Pennsylvania State University Penn State York offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

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

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

Pennsylvania State University Penn State York Location and Maps



Post Address: Pennsylvania State University Penn State York, 1031 Edgecomb Ave, York, Pennsylvania 17403-3326, USA
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