Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Erie-Behrend College: Ranking & Review

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Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Erie-Behrend College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate89%88%89%
Applicants4,0762,3561,720
Admissions3,6242,0851,539
Enrolled undergraduates1,052696356
Enrolled total (including graduate students)4,5023,0021,500

1,095 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

35 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores777
Percent of students submitting SAT scores74%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
565
Math
585

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores149
Percent of students submitting ACT scores14%
ACT Composite
24
ACT English
23
ACT Math
27

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $65. Application fee for graduates - $65.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
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

Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Erie-Behrend College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$33,098$41,600
Off-campus$33,098$41,600
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $11,280 and other expenses per full academic year.

Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Erie-Behrend College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,541 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$14,214$22,716
Fees for full-time undergraduates$976$976
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$592$947
Tuition for Full-time graduates$20,574$27,110
Fees for full-time graduates$976$976
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$857$1,130

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services8526367415
Engineering12225228
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields223759
Psychology54853
Biological and Biomedical Sciences4343
Health Professions and Related Programs42933
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services23831
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs71522
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities7613
Social Sciences1212
English Language and Literature & Letters1111
Visual and Performing Arts99
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences77
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies336
History66
Physical Sciences66
Education66
Mathematics and Statistics66
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service44
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies11
Legal Professions and Studies11
Natural Resources and Conservation11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Grand Total17073172973

A total of 901 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Erie-Behrend College.

At the master's level 72 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate65%64%66%
  • Full-time retention rate - 84%
  • Part-time retention rate - 57%

General info

Alternative namesPenn State
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff633
Instructional FTE301
Research FTE7
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Official Websitebehrend.psu.edu
Address4701 College Drive
Erie, Pennsylvania, 16563-0001
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Midsize
City population101,000
Phone8148986000