Pennsylvania State University Penn State York: Review & Facts

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Pennsylvania State University Penn State York is a very small four-year, public school with 1,105 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1926 and is one of the 8 schools and colleges located in York, Pennsylvania.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
16
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, and master's degree are offered at Pennsylvania State University Penn State York.

Pennsylvania State University Penn State York follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 16 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Management, Computer Science, Work and Family Studies, and Engineering. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
80%
Good
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 positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Pennsylvania State University Penn State York is high at 80% (above Pennsylvania average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Pennsylvania State University Penn State York is below average - 51%.

Student to faculty ratio at Pennsylvania State University Penn State York is pretty decent - 15:1. Find out more details about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$21,300
High
Average tuition prices are high, $20,300 per academic year. The additional fees at Pennsylvania State University Penn State York beyond tuition are about $1,000, which totals $21,300 per academic year.

Read the details about Pennsylvania State University Penn State York 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 government data, 1,397 applications were submitted and 1,196 were accepted; so it is easy to enroll at this school.

This school 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 stats at Pennsylvania State University Penn State York in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Pennsylvania State University Penn State York provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Pennsylvania State University Penn State York, 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
Currently there is no on-campus housing at Pennsylvania State University Penn State York.

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

Pennsylvania State University Penn State York Location and Maps



Post Address: Pennsylvania State University Penn State York, 1031 Edgecomb Avenue, York, Pennsylvania 17403-3326, USA
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