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
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.
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 Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||94%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||87%||$7,233|
|Receiving Student Loans||74%||$7,523|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo 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
The overall graduation rate of Pennsylvania State University – Penn State Hazleton is approximately 54%.
|Number of Year to Graduate||Percent of Entering Class|
|Students Graduating in 4 Years||26%|
|Graduating in 5 Years||17%|
|Graduating in 6 Years||3%|
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
Pennsylvania State University – Penn State Hazleton is a Member of National Small College Athletic Association (NSCAA). The most popular sports played are listed below:
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.
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(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
Health and Clinical Professions
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Security and Protective Services
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