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Penn State Shenango, founded in 1964, 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 14.5-acre urban campus is located in downtown Sharon, 80 miles north of Pittsburgh.

Website: shenango.psu.edu/

Public
Co-ed
402
Undergraduate
Students
(73.1%) 294 Women
(26.9%) 108 Men
0
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
67% of 165 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
475 average
410-540 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
500 average
440-560 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
16 average
14-18 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
Not reported
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $13,350
Out-of-state: $21,774
Room and Board
Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met
62%
Average Freshman Award
$12,925
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$40,515
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Not reported
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
31
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 29% of classes
10-19 students: 40% of classes
20-29 students: 29% of classes
30-39 students: 2% of classes
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Campus Life

Sharon Population
13,815
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
 
Students in College Housing
 
Athletic Conferences
 
Mascot
Nittany Lion
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.0% Asian
11.5% Black/African-American
2.6% Hispanic/Latino
6.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
77.4% White
1.0% Unknown
International Students
0.2%
First-Year Students Returning
69.4%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
5.9%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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