Gannon University Overview

Student population

Address109 W Sixth St
Erie, PA
School Websitewww.gannon.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Small

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Gannon University is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Erie, Pennsylvania that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 5,124 students applied to Gannon University. Of those students, 4,143 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Gannon University was $31,180, in addition to fees of $956. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Gannon University.

Gannon University has a 67% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Gannon University Requirements

Academic standards

Very High

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Applicants admitted

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The Gannon University acceptance rate is 81%. To put this into perspective, 4,143 of the 5,124 students who applied to Gannon University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Gannon University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Gannon University had an SAT score between the range of 1,020 and 1,220. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Gannon University was between 20 and 26 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Gannon University as part of their application.

Gannon University Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Gannon University, the tuition for in-state residents is $31,180. Combined with fees of $956, room and board costs of $12,650, other expenses of $2,582 and the $1,096 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $32,136 in tuition.

Students at Gannon University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Gannon University was $4,539 last year, with 39% of students being awarded federal aid.

Gannon University Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio13:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Gannon University.

Gannon University has a good gender split, with 59% of undergraduates being female and 41% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Pennsylvania residents; in fact, 66% of all students reside in Pennsylvania. However, 27% of students come from out-of-state and 7% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Gannon University is 13:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Gannon University Popular Majors and Programs

HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
ENGINEERING
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
EDUCATION
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
ENGINEERING/ENGINEERING-RELATED TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS

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