Pennsylvania State University Penn State Schuylkill: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: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 785 students enrolled. This college was established in 1934 and is the only college located in Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
12
Fair
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 12 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Criminal Justice, Psychology, Medical, and Radiology Technology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
75%
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 typically a positive sign. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Pennsylvania State University Penn State Schuylkill student retention rate is fair at 75% (close to Pennsylvania average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Schuylkill is low - 48%.

Student to faculty ratio at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Schuylkill is pretty good -- 13:1. Find out more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$21,200
High
Average tuition price is high - about $20,300 per academic year. The additional fees at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Schuylkill (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $900, which comes to $21,200 a year.

Read the details about Pennsylvania State University Penn State Schuylkill 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
73%
Doable
According to government data, 690 applications were submitted and 504 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

The school will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read 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
$6,100
Medium
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-
Unsafe
Pennsylvania State University Penn State Schuylkill offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 400 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable - nearly $6,100 a year.

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 obtained 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 safe 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 Drive, Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania 17972-2202, USA
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