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East Stroudsburg, founded as a Normal School in 1893, is a public university. Programs are offered through the Schools of Arts and Sciences, Professional Studies, and Health Sciences and Physical Education, and the Faculties of Science and Social Sciences. Its 184-acre campus is located in the foothills of the Pocono Mountains.

Website: www.esu.edu/

Public
Co-ed
5,713
Undergraduate
Students
(56.3%) 3,214 Women
(43.7%) 2,499 Men
712
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
72% of 9,713 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
April 1

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.20
SAT Math
450-550 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
511 average
460-570 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
19 average
19-24 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $26,147
Out-of-state: $37,721
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $10,688
Out-of-state: $22,262
Room and Board
$11,760
Average Percent of Need Met
57%
Average Freshman Award
$8,674
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$33,213
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
260
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 17% of classes
10-19 students: 20% of classes
20-29 students: 28% of classes
30-39 students: 14% of classes
40-49 students: 12% of classes
50-99 students: 6% of classes
Over 100 students: 3% of classes
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Campus Life

East Stroudsburg Population
9,867
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
43% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
 
Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.7% Asian
20.1% Black/African-American
12.3% Hispanic/Latino
4.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
58.1% White
3.3% Unknown
International Students
0.9% from 19 countries
First-Year Students Returning
69.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
34.7%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
25%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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