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Harrisburg University, established in 2001, offers undergraduate, graduate, and certificate programs in applied science and technology fields. The non-profit institution is located in Harrisburg.

Website: www.harrisburgu.edu/

Private
Co-ed
511
Undergraduate
Students
(48.7%) 249 Women
(51.3%) 262 Men
3,560
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Minimally difficult
Overall Admission Rate
Not reported
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
2.92
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
Not reported
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$34,100
Tuition and Fees
$23,900
Room and Board
Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met
69%
Average Freshman Award
$22,054
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$34,547
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
Not reported
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 49% of classes
10-19 students: 46% of classes
20-29 students: 5% of classes
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Campus Life

Harrisburg Population
49,279
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing
 
Athletic Conferences
 
Mascot
 
Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.6% American Indian/Alaskan Native
3.6% Asian
38.1% Black/African-American
13.1% Hispanic/Latino
4.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
38.9% White
1.2% Unknown
International Students
1.4% from 4 countries
First-Year Students Returning
54.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
Not reported
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
90%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
5.0%
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