Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Schuylkill: Ranking & Review

Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Schuylkill Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate76%78%74%
Enrolled undergraduates17875103
Enrolled total (including graduate students)732305427

335 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

22 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores143
Percent of students submitting SAT scores80%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores8
Percent of students submitting ACT scores4%
ACT Composite
ACT English
ACT Math

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 Schuylkill Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $8,426 and other expenses per full academic year.

Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Schuylkill provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 286 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$13,484$21,402
Fees for full-time undergraduates$914$914
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$555$892
Tuition for Full-time graduates$20,470$26,340
Fees for full-time graduates$914$914
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$853$1,098

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs182644
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service2424
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2911
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services44
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences44
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Biological and Biomedical Sciences11
Grand Total2586111

A total of 111 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Schuylkill.

Graduation rate38%33%41%
  • Full-time retention rate - 82%
  • Part-time retention rate - 67%

General info

Alternative namesPenn State
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff115
Instructional FTE44
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address200 University Drive
Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania, 17972-2202
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Distant