Lock Haven University: Ranking & Review

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Lock Haven
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United States
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19653421
Top 21%

Lock Haven University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate89%92%87%
Applicants3,0201,2621,758
Admissions2,6891,1561,533
Enrolled undergraduates792345447
Enrolled total (including graduate students)3,8271,5662,261

1,623 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

313 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores634
Percent of students submitting SAT scores80%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
510
Math
495

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores49
Percent of students submitting ACT scores6%
ACT Composite
19
ACT English
18
ACT Math
18

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 programRecommended
RecommendationsRecommended
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

Lock Haven University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$26,484$35,964
Off-campus$26,484$35,964
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $10,668 and other expenses per full academic year.

Lock Haven University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,398 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$7,492$16,730
Fees for full-time undergraduates$3,084$3,326
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$312$697
Tuition for Full-time graduates$12,000$18,000
Fees for full-time graduates$3,417$3,705
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$500$750

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs72196109377
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies12939168
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2116118
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service118697
Education542882
Psychology4949
Public Administration and Social Service Professions4040
Physical Sciences3535
Biological and Biomedical Sciences3131
Social Sciences3030
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2929
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2828
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs2020
English Language and Literature & Letters1717
Mathematics and Statistics1212
Visual and Performing Arts99
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields33
History22
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies11
Philosophy and Religious Studies11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Grand Total898841761,149

A total of 973 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Lock Haven University.

At the master's level 176 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate55%53%56%
  • Full-time retention rate - 70%
  • Part-time retention rate - 40%

General info

Alternative namesLHUP
LHU
Lock Haven
Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania
Founded1870
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff507
Instructional FTE213
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Official Websitelockhaven.edu
Address401 North Fairview Street
Lock Haven, Pennsylvania, 17745-2390
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Distant
City population10,000 - 50,000
Phone5704842011
Fax+1 (570) 893 2201

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