Pennsylvania State University - Penn State New Kensington: Ranking & Review

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Pennsylvania State University - Penn State New Kensington Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate77%80%73%
Applicants555309246
Admissions426246180
Enrolled undergraduates1328646
Enrolled total (including graduate students)595356239

258 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

11 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores117
Percent of students submitting SAT scores89%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
535
Math
550

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores2
Percent of students submitting ACT scores2%
ACT Composite
23
ACT English
22
ACT Math
23

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 New Kensington Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
Off-campus$31,602$39,236
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Pennsylvania State University - Penn State New Kensington does not provide on-campus housing.

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
Health Professions and Related Programs171936
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services51116
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1515
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1313
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1111
Psychology1010
Engineering77
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs77
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities55
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies22
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies
Grand Total3884122

A total of 122 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State New Kensington.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate47%49%44%
  • Full-time retention rate - 78%
  • Part-time retention rate - 25%

General info

Alternative namesPenn State
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff102
Instructional FTE49
Public Service FTE1
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Official Websitenewkensington.psu.edu
Address3550 Seventh Street Road
New Kensington, Pennsylvania, 15068-1765
United States
Urbanization levelRural: Fringe
City population13,000
Phone7243345466