Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania: Ranking & Review

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Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate71%68%74%
Applicants5,8362,4843,352
Admissions4,1721,6772,495
Enrolled undergraduates1,597664933
Enrolled total (including graduate students)8,8663,6265,240

2,742 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,078 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores1,443
Percent of students submitting SAT scores90%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
540
Math
540

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores454
Percent of students submitting ACT scores28%
ACT Composite
21
ACT English
21
ACT Math
21

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $30. Application fee for graduates - $25.

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

Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$24,377$28,365
Off-campus$23,863$27,851
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $10,312 and other expenses per full academic year.

Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 2,800 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$7,492$11,238
Fees for full-time undergraduates$2,713$2,955
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$312$468
Tuition for Full-time graduates$12,000$18,000
Fees for full-time graduates$3,907$5,095
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$500$750

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs4181850486
Education1581992359
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services21727244
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies12232154
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields142142
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies5104109
Social Sciences398101
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs9494
Psychology612687
Visual and Performing Arts6767
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services5454
History302252
Physical Sciences4747
Public Administration and Social Service Professions4646
English Language and Literature & Letters2271443
Mathematics and Statistics281341
Biological and Biomedical Sciences3636
Natural Resources and Conservation1515
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1212
Philosophy and Religious Studies77
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies44
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics44
Grand Total141,760378522,204

A total of 1,774 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania.

At the master's and doctor's level 430 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate66%61%69%
  • Full-time retention rate - 81%

General info

Alternative namesSRU
Founded1889
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff888
Instructional FTE377
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.sru.edu
Address1 Morrow Way
Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania, 16057-1383
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Distant
City population2,500 - 10,000
Phone7247389000
Fax+1 (724) 738 2289

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