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Pennsylvania State University – Penn State Hazleton

76 University Drive, Hazleton, PA

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Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Hazleton, a public institution, offers a variety of degree programs, allowing students to choose which major is right for them. Located in Hazleton, PA, the school offers a suburban setting for students to study in. Enrollment at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Hazleton exceeds 1,300 yearly.

Here is a list of some of the popular programs Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Hazleton offers:

  • Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Business Administration
  • Liberal Arts
  • Electrical and Communications Engineering Technology

To be considered for admissions, students may be asked to complete an application, provide letters of recommendations, and submit any transcripts or test scores, which are then reviewed by admissions officials. Either the ACT or SAT exam must be taken in order to apply to Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Hazleton. Scores between 18 to 24 on the ACT or 1210 to 1550 on the SAT are needed to increase the chance of admission. An estimated 90% of all applicant were accepted at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Hazleton, with 42% of those accepted choosing to enroll. More information on admissions can be found at admissions.psu.edu.

The tuition at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Hazleton varies based on the state of residence of the student. In-state residents pay close to $14,000 per year and out-of-state residents are charged $21,000 annually. The cost of on-campus housing is around $5,200 per year. Students at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Hazleton may be eligible for aid which is usually grants and loans.

Students who wish to view more about Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Hazleton may visit their website at http://www.hn.psu.edu/.

Admission Requirements & Details

The admissions information below may give an overview of the applicants Pennsylvania State University – Penn State Hazleton accepts. The details may include application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP college credits that may be transferred.

College Credits Accepted

  • Dual Credits
  • Life Experience Credits
  • AP Course Credits

Student Enrollment

Pennsylvania State University – Penn State Hazleton has a total student population of about 830. The enrollment breakdown by academic level is 32% enrolling as graduate students and 100% as undergraduate students.

$19,600

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $19,600. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. There is also a $50 application fee for students applying to the school. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Annual tuition estimates are:
    • State Residents: $13,000-$16,000
    • Out-of-State: $20,000-$24,250
  • Part-time students are charged:
    • State Residents: $540-$640 per credit unit
    • Nonresidents: $840-$1,000 per credit unit
  • May offer prepaid tuition rates, allowing tuition to be purchased at current rates for future enrollment.

Financial Aid Details

The information below lists the financial aid types students are receiving. Also shown are the percent of students receiving aid and the average amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid94%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships87%$7,233
Receiving Student Loans74%$7,523
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Academics & Student Services

Student Services

To support students and graduates, Pennsylvania State University – Penn State Hazleton may provide services like those listed below:

  • Distance learning
  • Remedial courses
  • Counseling assistance
  • Student employment
  • Assisting students to find work

Graduation Rates

The overall graduation rate of Pennsylvania State University – Penn State Hazleton is approximately 54%.

Number of Year to GraduatePercent of Entering Class
Students Graduating in 4 Years26%
Graduating in 5 Years17%
Graduating in 6 Years3%

Specialized Programs & Accreditations

    Intercollegiate Athletics

    Pennsylvania State University – Penn State Hazleton is a Member of National Small College Athletic Association (NSCAA). The most popular sports played are listed below:

    • Baseball
    • Basketball
    • Golf
    • Soccer
    • Softball
    • Tennis
    • Volleyball
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    Programs Offered

    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 Pennsylvania State University – Penn State Hazleton 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,...)

    Business and Marketing Studies

    Computer and Information Sciences

    Engineering

    Engineering Technology

    Health and Clinical Professions

    Liberal Arts and Sciences

    Psychology

    Security and Protective Services

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    ACCEPTANCE RATE
    83.88%

    FINANCIAL AID RATE
    94%

    STUDENT:TEACHER RATIO
    13:1

    DEGREES OFFERED ONLINE
    18

    FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.
    $6,523