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Pennsylvania State University – Penn State Schuylkill

200 University Drive, Schuylkill Haven, PA

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Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Schuylkill, a public institution, offers an assortment of program options, allowing students to choose which major is right for them. Located in Schuylkill Haven, PA, it resides in a rural setting for students to study in. Approximately 1,000 students enroll at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Schuylkill yearly.

Students may select from several areas of study, including:

  • Psychology
  • Radiology Technician
  • Criminal Justice
  • Business Administration

Students applying for admission are required to submit an application, transcripts, records, test scores and any requested personal statements, which will then be reviewed by admissions officials. Students may submit either the ACT or SAT exam scores to be considered for admissions at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Schuylkill. A score within the range of 1140 - 1450 on the SAT, or 14 - 22 for the ACT is common among accepted students. Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Schuylkill admits about 80% of applicants. Of those applicants admitted, nearly 51% enrolled. More information on admissions can be found at admissions.psu.edu.

Tuition & fees at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Schuylkill vary for in-state and nonresidents. In-state tuition costs close to $14,000 per year with out-of-state tuition costing $21,000 annually. Housing may be available for students who wish to live on-campus for a cost of $6,100 for the year. Students attending Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Schuylkill may qualify for aid which is generally grants and loans.

Students who wish to see more about this school may visit their website at http://www.sl.psu.edu.

Admission Requirements & Details

The information regarding admissions below may give an overview of the students Pennsylvania State University – Penn State Schuylkill 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

The total student enrollment at Pennsylvania State University – Penn State Schuylkill is about 780. The enrollment breakdown by academic level is 28% enrolling as graduate students and 100% as undergraduate students.

$15,200

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $15,200. 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 Aid96%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships91%$8,200
Receiving Student Loans83%$7,197
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Academics & Student Services

Student Services

To support students and graduates, Pennsylvania State University – Penn State Schuylkill may provide student services including:

  • Distance learning
  • Remedial courses
  • Career path counseling
  • Work study style employment
  • Helping students find work after graduation

Graduation Rates

The overall graduation rate of Pennsylvania State University – Penn State Schuylkill is close to 43%.

Number of Year to GraduatePercent of Entering Class
Students Graduating in 4 Years21%
Graduating in 5 Years13%
Graduating in 6 Years5%

Specialized Programs & Accreditations

  • Radiology Technician Program
    • * Accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (since 1985)

Intercollegiate Athletics

Pennsylvania State University – Penn State Schuylkill is a Member of National Small College Athletic Association (NSCAA), with many of the sports belonging to the NCAA Division III (without football) classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:

  • Basketball
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Track and Field, X-Country
  • 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 Schuylkill 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

Family and Consumer Sciences

Health and Clinical Professions

Liberal Arts and Sciences

Psychology

Security and Protective Services

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ACCEPTANCE RATE
73.04%

FINANCIAL AID RATE
96%

STUDENT:TEACHER RATIO
13:1

DEGREES OFFERED ONLINE
16

FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.
$6,851