Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania

Acceptance Rate 93.12 %
SAT Average 1,075
2023 Tuition & Fees $14,272
Student Population 5,667
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,542

Academic Overview

Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania is a public, four-years institute located in Shippensburg, Pennsylvania. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - professional practice.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $13,543 for Pennsylvania residents and $14,272 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $12,330 for Pennsylvania residents and $17,190 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 5,667 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 93.12% and the graduation rate is 58% last year.
The salary after graduation from Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $48,200. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, SU's tuition & fees is $13,543 for Pennsylvania residents and $14,272 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $12,330 for in-state students and $17,190 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Pennsylvania ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at SU. The acceptance rate of SU is 93.12% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 18.33%. The average graduation rate is 58% and the transfer-out rate is 28%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,542 and 71% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 5,667 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania is 93.12 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania is 58 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania is 28 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania is 68 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania is 5,667
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania is 18 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
18 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,542 at Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address1871 Old Main Drive, Shippensburg, PA 17257-2299
Online Applicationwww.ship.edu/admissions/apply/
Financial Aidwww.ship.edu/financial_aid/
Net Price Calculatorwww.passhe.edu/answers/Calculator/SH/npcalc-216010.htm
Veterans Tuitionwww.ship.edu/veterans/
Disability Servicehttps://www.ship.edu/oar/

Offered Degrees

SU offers 100 major programs through online and on-site education where 13 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
One but less than two years certificate10
Bachelor's Degree440
Post Bachelor's Degree139
Master's Degree204
Post Master's Degree20
Doctor's degree - professional practice30

Special Learning Opportunities

Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania 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.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,209)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,924)

Veterans Benefits

Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
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