Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Scranton: Ranking & Review

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

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate78%82%74%
Applicants883425458
Admissions688350338
Enrolled undergraduates261159102
Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,029528501

420 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

21 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores217
Percent of students submitting SAT scores83%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
520
Math
515

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores14
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 Scranton 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 Scranton 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 Services34447
Health Professions and Related Programs73239
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences12829
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11415
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities4610
English Language and Literature & Letters88
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies33
Psychology22
Biological and Biomedical Sciences11
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Grand Total16138154

A total of 154 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Scranton.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate38%38%37%
  • Full-time retention rate - 76%
  • Part-time retention rate - 57%

General info

Alternative namesPenn State
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff126
Instructional FTE63
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Official Websitescranton.psu.edu
Address120 Ridge View Drive
Dunmore, Pennsylvania, 18512-1602
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
Phone5709632500