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Penn State Hazelton, established in 1934, offers the first two years of coursework for nearly all of Penn State's 160+ majors as well as bachelor's and associate degrees. Its 100-acre campus is located in Hazelton, 100 miles north of Philadelphia.

Website: hazleton.psu.edu/

Public
Co-ed
619
Undergraduate
Students
(50.7%) 314 Women
(49.3%) 305 Men
0
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
77% of 585 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
525 average
470-580 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
520 average
470-570 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
23 average
20-25 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $32,614
Out-of-state: $41,604
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $14,476
Out-of-state: $23,466
Room and Board
$11,510
Average Percent of Need Met
67%
Average Freshman Award
$12,110
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$38,737
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Not reported
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
46
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 23% of classes
10-19 students: 37% of classes
20-29 students: 28% of classes
30-39 students: 8% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
50-99 students: 2% of classes
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Campus Life

Hazleton Population
25,224
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
30% of all students
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.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
3.6% Asian
7.5% Black/African-American
21.5% Hispanic/Latino
2.8% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
63.6% White
0.9% Unknown
International Students
2.1%
First-Year Students Returning
75.9%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
34.5%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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