10 Best colleges for Aviation in Pennsylvania

Below is the list of best universities in Pennsylvania ranked based on their research performance in Aviation. A graph of 6.2K citations received by 399 academic papers made by 10 universities in Pennsylvania was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. Carnegie Mellon University

For Aviation

Acceptance Rate
17%
Average SAT
1510
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$36,983

2. Pennsylvania State University

For Aviation

Acceptance Rate
55%
Receiving Aid
73%
Average Aid
$8,719
Enrollment
40,363

3. University of Pennsylvania

For Aviation

Acceptance Rate
9%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$24,167

4. Drexel University

For Aviation

Acceptance Rate
77%
Average SAT
1280
Average ACT
28
Net Price
$39,463

5. University of Pittsburgh

For Aviation

Acceptance Rate
64%
Average SAT
1332
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
78%

6. Lehigh University

For Aviation

Acceptance Rate
50%
Average SAT
1347
Average ACT
31
Net Price
$29,098

7. University of the Sciences

For Aviation

Acceptance Rate
71%
Average SAT
1215
Average ACT
26
Net Price
$31,497

8. Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania

For Aviation

Acceptance Rate
94%
Average SAT
1045
Average ACT
19
Receiving Aid
95%

9. Temple University

For Aviation

Acceptance Rate
71%
Receiving Aid
91%
Average Aid
$11,161
Enrollment
37,236

10. Villanova University

For Aviation

Acceptance Rate
31%
Average SAT
1390
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$38,303

Closest to Pennsylvania states to learn Aviation

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
Maryland 7 12
District of Columbia 5 27
New Jersey 6 37
New York 17 29
Connecticut 3 42
Virginia 7 9
Ohio 15 11
Massachusetts 11 1
North Carolina 7 50
Indiana 4 3
Kentucky 2 141
Michigan 5 15
South Carolina 3 64
Tennessee 5 100
Illinois 9 5
Georgia 4 2
Wisconsin 3 67
Alabama 5 68
Missouri 6 92
Mississippi 3 77
Minnesota 3 38
Florida 10 10
Louisiana 3 181
Kansas 3 49
Oklahoma 3 46
Texas 19 14
Colorado 6 33
New Mexico 3 101
Utah 3 25
Washington 3 18
Oregon 4 66
California 26 4