University of Scranton

Scranton, Pennsylvania

Overview

Address800 Linden Street
School Websitewww.scranton.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

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

University of Scranton is a mid-size private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Scranton, 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, 9,968 students applied to University of Scranton. Of those students, 7,296 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in University of Scranton was $44,132, in addition to fees of $400. 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 University of Scranton.

University of Scranton has a 82% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The University of Scranton acceptance rate is 73%. To put this into perspective, 7,296 of the 9,968 students who applied to University of Scranton in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in University of Scranton is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into University of Scranton had an SAT score between the range of 1,120 and 1,280. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for University of Scranton was between 23 and 28 in the last academic year.

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

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At University of Scranton, the tuition for in-state residents is $44,132. Combined with fees of $400, room and board costs of $14,982, other expenses of $1,872 and the $1,300 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $62,686.

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 $44,532 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in University of Scranton to $62,686 for out-of-state students.

Students at University of Scranton are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at University of Scranton was $4,449 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 19%.

University of Scranton Undergraduate Population

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 University of Scranton.

University of Scranton has a good gender split, with 57% of undergraduates being female and 43% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 60% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 40% of students come from in-state . This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

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

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