Pennsylvania State University Penn State Shenango: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Fair
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Pennsylvania State University Penn State Shenango is a very small four-year, public school with 510 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
14
Fair
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 14 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Nursing, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Work and Family Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
66%
Bad
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.

The rate of student retention at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Shenango is relatively low at 66% (below Pennsylvania average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
11 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Shenango is low - 31%.

Student to faculty ratio at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Shenango is good - 11:1. Learn more information about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$20,000
High
Average tuition prices are high - about $19,100 a year. The additional fees at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Shenango (not included in tuition costs) are around $900; this totals $20,000 annually.

Read the details about Pennsylvania State University Penn State Shenango 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
68%
Doable
As reported in recent data, 154 applications were submitted and 105 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

Pennsylvania State University Penn State Shenango will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read the details 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
A-
Safe
Pennsylvania State University Penn State Shenango offers 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
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Pennsylvania State University Penn State Shenango.

Based on the college crime information, Pennsylvania State University Penn State Shenango appears to be a safe 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 Avenue, Sharon, Pennsylvania 16146, USA
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