Selected Colleges Comparison

Academic OverviewKey Fact

Institutional Characteristics

The following table compares the basic academic information between selected colleges. By school type, all 5 selected colleges are private. By school level, all 5 schools are 4 years or high institutes.
Academic Comparison - Selected Colleges
NameLocationType/LevelHighest DegreeOffered Degree
Clarks Summit UniversitySouth Abington Township, PAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeAssociate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate
University of the SciencesPhiladelphia, PAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Thomas Jefferson UniversityPhiladelphia, PAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeAssociate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Villanova UniversityVillanova, PAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Associate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Wilson CollegeChambersburg, PAPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeAssociate, Bachelor, Master

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of selected colleges is $34,828 for State residents and $36,607 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 63.00% and graduation rate is 72.20%. The following table compares key facts for each schools including acceptance rate, graduation rate, tuition, student to faculty ratio, and student population.
Key Facts Comparison Between Selected Colleges
NameTuition & FeesAcceptance RateGraduation RateStudent Faculty RatioStudent Population
Clarks Summit University $27,200 58% 68% 11:1768
University of the Sciences $27,500 61% 81% 12:12,375
Thomas Jefferson University $43,116 78% 70% 13:18,286
Villanova University $59,020 25% 92% 11:111,032
Wilson College $26,200 93% 50% 12:11,535
Average$34,828 / $36,60763.00%72.20%11.80:14,799