Pennsylvania State University World: Review & Facts

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Pennsylvania State University World is a medium four-year, public school with 12,245 students enrolled. This institution is one of the 2 colleges and schools located in University Park, Pennsylvania.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
74
Fair
Pennsylvania State University World will give you the opportunity to earn a several-month certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, or master's degree.

Pennsylvania State University World deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 74 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Computer Science, Geography, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.


Student Retention
53%
Bad
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 plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Pennsylvania State University World is low at 53% (way below Pennsylvania average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at Pennsylvania State University World is pretty good: 12:1. Read more about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$13,700
Medium
Average tuition charges are slightly high, around $13,100 a year. The additional fees at Pennsylvania State University World not covered by tuition are about $600; which totals $13,700 per academic year.

Read the details about Pennsylvania State University World 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
61%
Doable
According to government data, 1,125 applications were submitted and 682 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get admitted at this school.

Pennsylvania State University World will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Pennsylvania State University World in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Pennsylvania State University World.

Pennsylvania State University World Location and Maps



Post Address: Pennsylvania State University World, 128 Outreach Building, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802-1503, USA
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