Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Greater Allegheny: Ranking & Review

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Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Greater Allegheny Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate82%84%80%
Applicants579307272
Admissions474257217
Enrolled undergraduates1156946
Enrolled total (including graduate students)497316181

292 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

5 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores93
Percent of students submitting SAT scores81%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
530
Math
545

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores6
Percent of students submitting ACT scores5%
ACT Composite
21
ACT English
20
ACT Math
21

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 Greater Allegheny Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$31,602$39,236
Off-campus$31,602$39,236
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 Greater Allegheny provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 210 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$12,718$20,352
Fees for full-time undergraduates$976$976
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$524$848
Tuition for Full-time graduates$19,540$25,050
Fees for full-time graduates$976$976
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$814$1,044

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services12223
Psychology21315
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1212
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service88
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities213
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences11
English Language and Literature & Letters11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Education
Grand Total55863

A total of 63 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Greater Allegheny.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate43%39%48%
  • Full-time retention rate - 73%
  • Part-time retention rate - 0%

General info

Alternative namesPenn State
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff119
Instructional FTE46
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Official Websitegreaterallegheny.psu.edu
Address4000 University Drive
McKeesport, Pennsylvania, 15132-7644
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population20,000
Phone4126759000