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Penn State Fayette, established in 1965, offers the first two years of coursework for nearly all of Penn State's 160+ majors as well as bachelor's degrees, certificates, and associate degrees. Its 100-acre campus is located in Uniontown, 50 miles south of Pittsburgh.

Website: fayette.psu.edu/

Public
Co-ed
589
Undergraduate
Students
(54.7%) 322 Women
(45.3%) 267 Men
0
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
63% of 638 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
Not reported
SAT Math
540 average
490-590 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
540 average
490-590 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
21 average
19-23 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
Not reported
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $13,710
Out-of-state: $22,302
Room and Board
Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met
59%
Average Freshman Award
$10,666
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$36,499
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Not reported
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
40
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 23% of classes
10-19 students: 36% of classes
20-29 students: 34% of classes
30-39 students: 6% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Lemont Furnace Population
10,231
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
 
Students in College Housing
 
Athletic Conferences
National Junior College Athletic Association
Mascot
Nittany Lion
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.5% American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.9% Asian
2.6% Black/African-American
2.8% Hispanic/Latino
3.3% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
1.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
88.1% White
0.9% Unknown
International Students
0.3%
First-Year Students Returning
75.6%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
Not reported
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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