Gannon University: Ranking & Review

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Erie
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United States
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World
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19903548
Top 21%

Gannon University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate80%77%82%
Applicants4,6421,9472,695
Admissions3,7091,5052,204
Enrolled undergraduates645259386
Enrolled total (including graduate students)4,1491,7742,375

558 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

249 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores517
Percent of students submitting SAT scores80%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
555
Math
550

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores271
Percent of students submitting ACT scores42%
ACT Composite
23
ACT English
23
ACT Math
22

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $25. Application fee for graduates - $25.

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

Gannon University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$46,546$46,546
Off-campus$46,546$46,546
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $11,990 and other expenses per full academic year.

Gannon University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,390 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$31,090$31,090
Fees for full-time undergraduates$752$752
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$730$730
Tuition for Full-time graduates$17,910$17,910
Fees for full-time graduates$550$550
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$995$995

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs2216214251377
Engineering54165219
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services67447127
Education125365
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies57865
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services144458
Biological and Biomedical Sciences4444
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields4444
Public Administration and Social Service Professions121830
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service12324
Physical Sciences1717
Social Sciences8816
Psychology1515
English Language and Literature & Letters7613
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities459
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs628
Legal Professions and Studies437
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies44
Mathematics and Statistics44
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services33
Visual and Performing Arts33
Natural Resources and Conservation33
Philosophy and Religious Studies33
History22
Theology and Religious Vocations112
Personal and Culinary Services11
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences
Science Technologies & Technicians
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Grand Total37537530591,163

A total of 574 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Gannon University.

At the master's and doctor's level 589 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate68%64%71%
  • Full-time retention rate - 85%
  • Part-time retention rate - 0%

General info

Founded1925
MottoBelieve in the Possibilities
Religious affiliationRoman Catholic
Colorsmaroon, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff692
Instructional FTE274
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Official Websitegannon.edu
Address109 W Sixth St
Erie, Pennsylvania, 16541-0001
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Small
City population101,000
Phone8148717000
Fax+1 (814) 871 5827

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