Susquehanna University: Review & Facts

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Susquehanna University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,215 students enrolled. This college was established in 1858 and is the only school located in Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania.

Susquehanna University is affiliated with Evangelical Lutheran Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
38
Associate's degree and bachelor's degree are offered at Susquehanna University.

Susquehanna University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 38 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Communication and Journalism, English and Literature, and Psychology. 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 before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
84%
The rate of student retention at Susquehanna University is high at 84% (well above Pennsylvania average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Susquehanna University is very good - 81%.

Student to faculty ratio at Susquehanna University is pretty good: 12:1. Learn more details on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$37,300
Average tuition cost is extremely high, around $36,800 per academic year. The additional fees at Susquehanna University beyond tuition are nearly $500; this totals $37,300 per year.

Read the details about Susquehanna 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
76%
According to government data, 3,458 applications were submitted and 2,612 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to become a student at this school.

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

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Susquehanna University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,300
Susquehanna University offers study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Susquehanna 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
F
Susquehanna University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,900 students, which offers a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable -- nearly $5,300 per year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Susquehanna 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 received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Susquehanna University seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Susquehanna University Location and Maps



Post Address: Susquehanna University, 514 University Ave, Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania 17870-1025, USA
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