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 Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Schuylkill

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Schuylkill - Schuylkill Haven, PA

200 University Dr, Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania 17972-2202

General information:(570)385-6000
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Type:4-Year,Public
Awards offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Campus setting:Town: Distant
Campus housing:Yes
Student population:1,012( All undergraduate )
Student-to-faculty ratio:17 to 1
Admissions
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Financial Aid
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Special Learning Opportunities
ROTC(Air Force)
Distance learning opportunities
Study abroad
Student Services
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
Credit Accepted
Dual credit
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Carnegie Classification
Baccalaureate Colleges--Diverse Fields
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Undergraduate students enrolled who are formally registered with office of disability services
3% or less
Estimated Expenses for Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

• Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.

Detailed Expenses 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 %change 2010-2011 to 2011-2012
Tuition and fees
In-state $12,150 $12,626 $12,994 -3%
Out-of-state $18,168 $18,882 $19,434 -3%
Books and supplies $1,360 $1,456 $1,536 -5%
Living arrangement
On Campus
Room and board $8,820 $9,054 $9,432 -4%
Other $3,924 $3,924 $4,050 -3%
Off Campus
Room and board $10,242 $10,548 $9,432 11%
Other $6,444 $6,444 $4,050 37%
Off Campus with Family
Other $3,582 $3,582 $3,906 -8%
Total Expenses 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 %change 2010-2011 to 2011-2012
In-state
On Campus $26,254 $27,060 $28,012 -4%
Off Campus $30,196 $31,074 $28,012 11%
Off Campus with Family $17,092 $17,664 $18,436 -6%
Out-of-state
On Campus $32,272 $33,316 $34,452 -3%
Off Campus $36,214 $37,330 $34,452 9%
Off Campus with Family $23,110 $23,920 $24,876 -4%
Average graduate student tuition and fees for academic year 2012-2013
In-state tuition $12,242
In-state fees $752
Out-of-state tuition $18,682
Out-of-state fees $752
Alternative Tuition Plans
Type of Plan Offered
Tuition guarantee plan
Prepaid tuition plan X
Tuition payment plan X
Other alternative tuition plan
Average graduate student tuition and fees for academic year 2012-2013
In-state tuition $17,172
In-state fee $752
Out-of-state tuition $22,996
Out-of-state fees $752
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2010-2011
Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

• Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.

Type of Aid Number receiving aid Percent receiving aid Total amount of aid received Average amount of aid received
Any student financial aid 361 96% --
Grant or scholarship aid 310 82% $2,207,830 $7,122
Federal grants 253 67% $1,202,992 $4,755
Pell grants 249 66% $993,661 $3,991
Other federal grants 185 49% $209,331 $1,132
State/local government grant or scholarships 181 48% $501,958 $2,773
Institutional grants or scholarships 162 43% $502,880 $3,104
Student loan aid 333 89% $2,229,399 $6,695
Federal student loans 332 88% $2,030,212 $6,115
Other student loans 16 4% $199,187 $12,449
All Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Number receiving aid Percent receiving aid Total amount of aid received Average amount of aid received
Grant or scholarship aid1 926 90% $5,607,365 $6,055
Pell grants 607 59% $2,478,017 $4,082
Federal student loans 802 78% $5,562,643 $6,936

AVERAGE NET PRICE FOR FULL-TIME BEGINNING STUDENTS

Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded grant or scholarship aid from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.
2008-20092009-20102010-2011
Average net price $15,101 $15,852 $17,588
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded Title IV aid by income.
Average net price by Income 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011
$0 - $30,000 $12,875 $13,415 $16,208
$30,001 - $48,000 $14,682 $16,145 $17,398
$48,001 - $75,000 $18,574 $18,934 $20,332
$75,001 - $110,000 $21,625 $22,027 $23,241
$110,001 and more $22,132 $23,038 $23,615

• Average net price is generated by subtracting the average amount of federal, state/local government, or institutional grant or scholarship aid from the total cost of attendance. Total cost of attendance is the sum of published tuition and required fees (lower of in-district or in-state), books and supplies, and the weighted average for room and board and other expenses.

• Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.

• Title IV aid to students includes grant aid, work study aid, and loan aid. These include: Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Academic Competitiveness Grant (ACG), National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent Grant (National SMART Grant), Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant, Federal Work-Study, Federal Perkins Loan, Subsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan, and Unsubsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan. For those Title IV recipients, net price is reported by income category and includes students who received federal aid even if none of that aid was provided in the form of grants. While Title IV status defines the cohort of student for which the data are reported, the definition of net price remains the same total cost of attendance minus grant aid.

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Fall 2011
Total enrollment 1,012
Undergraduate enrollment 1,012
Undergraduate transfer-in enrollment 35
Graduate enrollment 0
UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT GENDER
UNDERGRADUATE RACE/ETHNICITY

Undergraduate application fee (2012-2013):$50

Graduate application fee (2011-2012):$65

Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2012

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 910 417 493
Percent admitted 84% 83% 84%
Percent admitted who enrolled 83% 44% 41%
Admissions ConsiderationsRequiredRecommended
Secondary school GPA X
Secondary school rank X
Secondary school record X
Completion of college-preparatory program X
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) X
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language) X
Recommendations
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

Test scores:Fall 2011(enrolled first-time students)

Students submitting scores Number Percent
SAT 330 88%
ACT 27 7%.
Test Scores 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile**
SAT Critical Reading 390 490
SAT Math 380 500
SAT Writing 370 460
ACT Composite 14 22
ACT English 13 21
ACT Math 15 22
First-to-Second Year Retention Rates

Retention rates measure the percentage of first-time students who are seeking bachelor's degrees who return to the institution to continue their studies the following fall.

Retention Rates for First-Time Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees

Percentage of Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2010 and Returned in Fall 2011

Overall Graduation Rate and Transfer-Out Rate

The overall graduation rate is also known as the "Student Right to Know" or IPEDS graduation rate. It tracks the progress of students who began their studies as full-time, first-time degree- or certificate-seeking students to see if they complete a degree or other award such as a certificate within 150% of "normal time" for completing the program in which they are enrolled.

Some institutions also report a transfer-out rate, which is the percentage of the full-time, first-time students who transferred to another institution.

Note that not all students at the institution are tracked for these rates. Students who have already attended another postsecondary institution, or who began their studies on a part-time basis, are not tracked for this rate. At this institution, 80 percent of entering students were counted as "full-time, first-time" in 2011.

2011-2012 VARSITY ATHLETES

NCAA Division III (without football)MenWomen
Basketball 1411
Golf 5-
Soccer 19-
Softball -17
Track and Field, X-Country 74
Volleyball -11

INSTITUTIONAL ACCREDITATION

No Records Found

SPECIALIZED ACCREDITATION

No Records Found

2011 CRIME STATISTICS

ARRESTS-ON-CAMPUS200920102011
Illegal weapons possession010
Drug law violations102 4
Liquor law violations5422
Arrests - On-Campus Residence Halls 2009 2010 2011
Illegal weapons possession 010
Drug law violations 624
Liquor law violations 3421
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus 2009 2010 2011
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 000
Negligent manslaughter 000
Sex offenses - Forcible 310
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 000
Robbery 000
Aggravated assault 002
Burglary 7218
Motor vehicle theft 001
Arson 000
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus Residence Halls 2009 2010 2011
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 000
Negligent manslaughter 000
Sex offenses - Forcible 310
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 000
Robbery 000
Aggravated assault 000
Burglary 6218
Motor vehicle theft 000
Arson 000
• (!) Residence Halls are a subset of On-Campus statistics
• The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here.
• These data do not include incidents that: (a) took place off campus on public property immediately adjacent to and accessible from the Campus; (b) took place on a noncampus building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) incidents at buildings/property owned or controlled by an institution but is not contiguous to the institution. For further information, see http://ope.ed.gov/security.

THREE-YEAR OFFICIAL COHORT DEFAULT RATES

• This institution is not found on the current Federal loan default rates database.

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