Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny

McKeesport, Pennsylvania

Overview

Address4000 University Drive
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Large

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny is a small public, 4-year college based in McKeesport, Pennsylvania that offers undergraduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is bachelor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 393 students applied to Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny. Of those students, 343 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny was $12,718, in addition to fees of $984. 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 Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny.

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny has a 47% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny acceptance rate is 87%. To put this into perspective, 343 of the 393 students who applied to Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny had an SAT score between the range of 930 and 1,240. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny was between 23 and 27 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny as part of their application.

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny, the tuition for in-state residents is $12,718. Combined with fees of $984, room and board costs of $11,570, other expenses of $4,788 and the $1,840 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $31,900.

Out-of-state residents 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 $21,886 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny to $40,084 for out-of-state students.

Students at Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny was $5,390 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 44%.

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio9:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny.

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny has a good gender split, with 41% of undergraduates being female and 59% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Pennsylvania residents; in fact, 81% of all students reside in Pennsylvania. However, 9% of students come from out-of-state and 10% of students are international.

The student to faculty ratio at Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny is 9:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny to thrive in your studies.

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