Bucknell University: Ranking & Review

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Lewisburg
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United States
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World
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1268860
Top 6%

Bucknell University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate31%29%34%
Applicants10,2535,3904,863
Admissions3,1871,5441,643
Enrolled undergraduates973474499
Enrolled total (including graduate students)3,6781,8111,867

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores647
Percent of students submitting SAT scores66%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
660
Math
675

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores516
Percent of students submitting ACT scores53%
ACT Composite
29
ACT English
30
ACT Math
28

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $40. Application fee for graduates - $50.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesRecommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Bucknell University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$70,125$70,125
Off-campus$70,125$70,125
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $13,150 and other expenses per full academic year.

Bucknell University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 3,361 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$53,692$53,692
Fees for full-time undergraduates$294$294
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$1,473$1,473
Tuition for Full-time graduates$23,568$23,568
Fees for full-time graduates$0$0
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$1,473$1,473

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Social Sciences202202
Engineering1676173
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services126126
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1153118
Psychology64266
Physical Sciences30535
English Language and Literature & Letters30434
Education20121
Visual and Performing Arts1919
Natural Resources and Conservation1616
Mathematics and Statistics1616
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1515
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies1414
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1414
History99
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies88
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities22
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Grand Total86721888

A total of 867 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Bucknell University.

At the master's level 21 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate90%90%91%
  • Full-time retention rate - 94%

General info

Founded1846
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsorange, blue
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff1,347
Instructional FTE416
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.bucknell.edu
AddressOne Dent Drive
Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, 17837
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Distant
City population2,500 - 10,000
Phone5705772000
Fax+1 (570) 577 3538

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