Acceptance Rate 76 %
SAT Average 1,190
Tuition & Fees $35,514
Student Population 46,810
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $6,928
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus is a public, 4 or more years institute located in University Park, Pennsylvania. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $18,450 for Pennsylvania residents and $35,514 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 46,810 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 76% and the graduation rate is 71% last year.
The salary after graduation from Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $57,200. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.
For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus are $18,450 for Pennsylvania residents and $35,514 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $22,994 for in-state students and $38,728 for out-of-state students.
The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Penn State. The acceptance rate of Penn State is 76% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 22%. The average graduation rate is 71% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $6,928 and 64% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 46,810 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus is 76 %.
Graduation Rate for Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus is 71 %
Retention Rate for Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus is 93 %
Student Population for Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus is 46,810
Student to Faculty Ratio for Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus is 14 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
14 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,928 at Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus.
Financial Aid Amount
Penn State offers 481 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
|Award Level||Total Number of Programs||Available Online Class|
|Less than one year certificate||36||0|
|One but less than two years certificate||5||0|
|Post Bachelor's Degree||30||0|
|Doctor's degree - research/scholarship||106||0|
|Doctor's degree - professional practice||1||0|
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
|Online Class||Undergraduate , Graduate|
|ROTC||Army, NAVY, Air Force|
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,200)
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
|Yellow Ribbon Program|
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
|Credit for military training||✔|
|Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families||✔|
|Recognized student veteran organization||✔|
|Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges||✔|
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