Keystone College is a nonprofit private institution located in La Plume, Pennsylvania and provides a large number of educational opportunities for students. Approximately a thousand students are enrolled per year at Keystone College.
Students can choose from many areas of study, including but not limited to:
- Business And Marketing Studies
- Interdisciplinary Studies
- Security And Protective Services
- Public Administration And Social Services
To be considered for admissions, you may be asked to complete an application, provide letters of recommendations, and submit any transcripts or test scores, which are then reviewed by the admissions staff. Most common test scores among applicants admitted to Keystone College are within the range of 15 - 20 on the ACT, or 1170 - 1450 for the SAT exam. 91% of those students that apply are accepted to Keystone College, of which 41 percent choose to enroll. More information on admissions can be found here.
The cost of undergraduate tuition is nearly $22,000 annually. Tuition prices may change for any number of reasons, and therefore students should visit the school's tuition calculator to understand their personalized cost estimate of attendance. The price of on-campus housing is estimated to be $5,100 annually. Financial aid may be provided to students that meet the required requirements by way of grants or student loans.
This school has several athletic programs overseen by the NCAA. Athletic programs available include:
- Baseball (NCAA Division III)
- Basketball (NCAA Division III)
- Field Hockey (NCAA Division III)
Students can take a look at the school's www.keystone.edu to view additional information.
Admission Requirements & Details
The admission details below may provide a better idea of the applicants Keystone College accepts. The details may include admissions application requirements and recommendations, as well as any college credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Dual Credits
- Life Experience Credits
- AP Course Credits
Keystone College has a total student population of about 1,500, with undergraduate students making up about 97% of the total student population and graduate students making up the rest.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Tuition is estimated to be around $26,000 per year for in-state and nonresident students
- For part-time students, charges are between $470-$560 per unit
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||94%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||94%||$14,158|
|Receiving Student Loans||75%||$7,718|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help support students, Keystone College may offer services like those listed below:
- Distance learning
- Weekend and night classes available
- Remedial instructional courses
- Career path counseling
- Student employment
- Assisting students to find work
- Day care
The overall graduation rate of Keystone College is approximately 42%.
|Number of Year to Graduate||Percent of Entering Class|
|Students Graduating in 4 Years||15%|
|Graduating in 5 Years||5%|
|Graduating in 6 Years||2%|
Keystone College is a Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), with many of the sports belonging to the NCAA Division III (without football) classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:
- Baseball (364)
- Basketball (364)
- Field Hockey
- Track and Field, Indoor
- Track and Field, Outdoor
- Track and Field, X-Country
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Keystone College by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Business and Marketing Studies
Communications and Journalism
Computer and Information Sciences
Family and Consumer Sciences
Health and Clinical Professions
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Natural Resources and Conservation
Personal and Culinary Services
Recreation and Fitness Studies
Security and Protective Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Other 4-Year Private Colleges
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- Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Wilkes - Barre in Lehman, PA (20 miles away)
- Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Beaver in Monaca, PA (243 miles away)
- Ohio University - Eastern Campus in Saint Clairsville, OH (287 miles away)
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Information displayed on this page has been obtained from Institution, State, and Federal data sources, including the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Survey 2010-2016. Information should be solely used for informational purposes only and may not be accurate for the current year. Contact Keystone College for official up-to-date information.