Pennsylvania State University Penn State Lehigh Valley: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - ExcellentSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Pennsylvania State University Penn State Lehigh Valley is a very small four-year, public school with 895 students enrolled. This college was established in 1912 and is one of the 2 colleges located in Center Valley, Pennsylvania.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
14
Fair
Pennsylvania State University Penn State Lehigh Valley will give you the opportunity to obtain a several-month certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or postbaccalaureate certificate.

Pennsylvania State University Penn State Lehigh Valley implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 14 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Management, Psychology, Education, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
78%
Fair
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 usually a positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Pennsylvania State University Penn State Lehigh Valley student retention rate is fair at 78% (close to Pennsylvania average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
14 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Lehigh Valley is below average - 58%.

Student to faculty ratio at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Lehigh Valley is pretty decent, 14:1. Find out more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$21,300
High
Average tuition charges are high, about $20,300 per academic year. The additional fees at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Lehigh Valley (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $1,000; which comes to $21,300 per year.

Read the details about Pennsylvania State University Penn State Lehigh Valley additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
86%
Easy
As reported in recent data, 843 applications were submitted and 728 were accepted; so it is easy to get admitted at this school.

The college will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Lehigh Valley in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Pennsylvania State University Penn State Lehigh Valley provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Lehigh Valley, 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 the present moment, there is no on-campus housing at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Lehigh Valley.

Army ROTC programs are available at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Lehigh Valley. 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 obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

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

Pennsylvania State University Penn State Lehigh Valley Location and Maps



Post Address: Pennsylvania State University Penn State Lehigh Valley, 2809 Saucon Valley Road, Center Valley, Pennsylvania 18034-8447, USA
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