Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Lehigh Valley: Ranking & Review

Center Valley
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United States
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World
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Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Lehigh Valley Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate85%88%82%
Applicants1,262676586
Admissions1,077594483
Enrolled undergraduates24715097
Enrolled total (including graduate students)919510409

599 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

33 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores214
Percent of students submitting SAT scores87%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
545
Math
555

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores15
Percent of students submitting ACT scores6%
ACT Composite
24
ACT English
22
ACT Math
26

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 Lehigh Valley Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
Off-campus$32,368$40,286
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Lehigh Valley does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$13,484$21,402
Fees for full-time undergraduates$976$976
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$555$892
Tuition for Full-time graduates$20,470$26,340
Fees for full-time graduates$976$976
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$853$1,098

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services43943
Psychology2222
Health Professions and Related Programs1919
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11213
Education77
Visual and Performing Arts11
Social Sciences11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Biological and Biomedical Sciences11
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Grand Total6102108

A total of 108 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Lehigh Valley.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate55%53%57%
  • Full-time retention rate - 81%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

General info

Alternative namesPenn State
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff133
Instructional FTE56
Public Service FTE2
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Official Websitelehighvalley.psu.edu
Address2809 Saucon Valley Road
Center Valley, Pennsylvania, 18034-8447
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
Phone6102855000