Gannon University Rankings

Gannon University logo
EduRank.org best universities badge
In the World#2915 of 14178
In North America#877 of 2629
In the United States#808 of 2528
In Pennsylvania#45 of 155
In Erie#1 of 4

Quick Review

Religion
Roman Catholic
Acceptance rate
76%
Average SAT
1135
Average ACT
23
Avg. cost to attend
$22,009 /y
Aid receiving
98%
Undergraduates
3,432
Graduates
1,012
Male:Female Ratio
37:63
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
gannon.edu

Gannon University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate76%70%80%
Applicants4,7272,1352,592
Admissions3,5701,4992,071
Freshmen enrolled full time719282437
Freshmen enrolled part time15510

477 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

200 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
599 or 82%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1030
or below

75% of them
had 1240
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Gannon University are 1030-1240 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
246 or 34%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 19
or below

75% of them
had 26
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Gannon University are 19-26 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Recommendations Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White3076 (69%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown392 (9%)
Nonresident Alien378 (9%)
Black or African American225 (5%)
Hispanic157 (4%)
Two or more races128 (3%)
Asian81 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander2 (0%)
American Indian or Alaska Native2 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$22,009/year
Average aid awarded
$23,345
Students receiving aid
98%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$16,984
$30-48K$17,339
$48-75K$20,195
$75-110K$23,998
$110K+$24,325

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$33,245$19,170
Tuition in-state$33,245$19,170
Tuition out-of-state$33,245$19,170
Fee in-district$956$680
Fee in-state$956$680
Fee out-of-state$956$680

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,443
Combined charge for room and board$13,530
Room charge$7,410
Meal charge$6,120

Gannon University Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other97
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse721
Occupational Therapy & Therapist3325
Physician Assistant56
Mechanical Engineering2918
Physical Therapy & Therapist47
Curriculum and Instruction46
Business Administration and Management, General934
Kinesiology and Exercise Science347
Biology & Biological Sciences, General30
Electrical and Electronics Engineering175
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies18
Accounting18
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering17
Psychology, General17
Nurse Anesthetist15
Social Sciences, Other14
Marketing & Marketing Management, General12
Reading Teacher Education12
Computer and Information Sciences, General12
Engineering & Industrial Management12
Radiologic Technology & Science - Radiographer11
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology & Technician10
Public Administration10
Management Information Systems, General9
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies26
Social Work8
Finance, General8
Political Science and Government, General8
Athletic Training & Trainer8
Criminalistics and Criminal Science8
Mental Health Counseling & Counselor8
Environmental & Environmental Health Engineering52
Chemistry, General7
Computer Science7
English Literature (British and Commonwealth52
Legal Assistant & Paralegal6
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management6
Research and Experimental Psychology, Other6
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management5
Philosophy5
Computer Programming & Programmer, General5
Health Communication5
Respiratory Care Therapy & Therapist22
Business & Commerce, General4
Aquatic Biology & Limnology4
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other4
Biochemistry4
Health & Health Care Administration & Management4
Public Health, General4
Industrial Engineering4
Funeral Service and Mortuary Science, General4
Insurance4
Social Studies Teacher Education3
Journalism3
Mathematics, General3
Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurial Studies3
Nursing Practice3
Early Childhood Education and Teaching2
History, General2
Advertising2
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching2
Environmental Science2
International Business & Trade & Commerce1
Theology & Theological Studies1
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General1
Health & Medical Preparatory Programs, Other1
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels1
International & Global Studies1
Visual and Performing Arts, General1
Clinical Laboratory Science & Medical Technology & Technologist1
Computer Engineering, General1
Grand Total1954029589
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate68%66%69%
  • Full-time retention rate - 82%
  • Part-time retention rate - 50%

Publications & Citations

Publications
972
Citations
12,931

Publication count by topic

Computer science
216
Engineering
124
Medicine
102
Psychology
102
Materials science
60
Mathematics
55
Biology
46
Sociology
34
Political science
34
Chemistry
28
Environmental science
23
Business
19
Physics
18
Economics
16
Philosophy
13
History
13
Art
11
Geography
9
Geology
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History165626
Psychology17343,264
Philosophy177318
Engineering20591,033
Sociology2112282
Medicine21552,894
Physics2306629
Economics2605232
Computer science26641,100
Mathematics2677712
Art28842
Biology31621,287
Materials science3504386
Environmental science3547121
Geography367445
Political science387513
Geology40518
Business411040
Chemistry4347268

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990737
19911032
1992621
19931022
1994735
1995641
1996665
1997437
1998672
1999574
2000489
2001878
20021198
200321111
200412137
200517195
200621238
200732277
200835264
200932380
201034428
201132445
201230563
201341645
201437686
201560746
201681900
2017621092
2018721127
2019741458
2020701662

General info

Founded1925
WikipediaGannon University
MottoBelieve in the Possibilities
Colorsmaroon, gold
Academic CalendarAugust to May (August - December; January-May). Also summer session, June, July and August
Total FTE staff686
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address109 W Sixth St
Erie, Pennsylvania, 16541-0001
United States
City population101,000
Phone8148717000
Fax+1 (814) 871 5827

Gannon University in Social Media