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Pennsylvania State University – Penn State Worthington Scranton

120 Ridge View Drive, Dunmore, PA

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Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Worthington Scranton is a public school that has a large number of degrees available for students to choose from. The school is located in Dunmore, Pennsylvania, in a predominantly suburban area. Approximately a thousand students are enrolled yearly at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Worthington Scranton.

A list of some of the programs offered are:

  • Business Administration
  • Nursing
  • Human Development and Family Studies
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management

The admissions process will include the submission of an application, transcripts, records, and standardized test scores, which are then evaluated by the admissions office. Students may take either the SAT or ACT exam scores to be considered for admissions at this school. A score within the range of 1230 to 1550 on the SAT, or 20 to 22 for the ACT is usually submitted among accepted students. This school has an acceptance rate of 88% of which only 50% chose to attend. More information on admissions can be found by calling the school or completing the form here.

Tuition & fees at this school are different for in-state and out-of-state residents. In-state tuition costs approximately $14,000 per year, while out-of-state tuition costing $21,000 per year. Financial aid may be offered to students that meet the required requirements by way of scholarships, grants, and loans.

Students should visit the Scranton website to get a complete list of areas of study, programs, student services, and more.

Admission Requirements & Details

The admission details below may provide a better idea of the candidates Pennsylvania State University – Penn State Worthington Scranton accepts. The details may include 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

Student Enrollment

The total student enrollment at Pennsylvania State University – Penn State Worthington Scranton is about 1,000, with undergraduate students making up about 100% of the total student population and graduate students making up the rest.

$13,500

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $13,500. 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 provide a prepaid tuition option, which allows tuition to be purchased at current rates for enrollment at a future date

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 Aid90%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships74%$7,270
Receiving Student Loans71%$7,072
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Academics & Student Services

Student Services

To help students and recent graduates, Pennsylvania State University – Penn State Worthington Scranton may provide student services including:

  • Online course work available
  • Remedial courses
  • Academic counseling for students
  • Employing students to lower education costs
  • Assistance to find work

Graduation Rates

The overall graduation rate of Pennsylvania State University – Penn State Worthington Scranton is close to 46%.

Number of Year to GraduatePercent of Entering Class
Students Graduating in 4 Years20%
Graduating in 5 Years21%
Graduating in 6 Years2%

Intercollegiate Athletics

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

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • 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 Worthington Scranton 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

Communications and Journalism

Computer and Information Sciences

Engineering Technology

English Language and Literature

Ethnic Cultural and Gender Studies

Family and Consumer Sciences

Health and Clinical Professions

Interdisciplinary Studies

Liberal Arts and Sciences

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ACCEPTANCE RATE
80.63%

FINANCIAL AID RATE
90%

STUDENT:TEACHER RATIO
14:1

DEGREES OFFERED ONLINE
18

FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.
$5,367