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Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus


School Information

201 Old Main
University Park, Pennsylvania 16802-1589
P: (814) 865-4700
Calendar: Semester
Locale: City: Small
Open Admissions: Yes
Sector: Public, 4-year or above
Carnegie Basic: Research Universities (very high research activity)
Religious Affiliation: Not applicable
Accrediting Agency: Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Common name(s): Penn State

Students & Faculty

Students
  • 49,025Total Students
  • 26,732Male Students
  • 22,293Female Students
  • 4,856Total Intl Students
  • 2,845Intl Male Students
  • 2,011Intl Female Students
Faculty
  • 9,588Total Faculty
  • 6,045Male Faculty
  • 3,543Female Faculty
  • 17:1Student/Fac Ratio
*All data is provided by the school or compiled from IPEDS as of May 2013

Tuition Information

$ 28,066

Out of State Tuition

$ 1,536

Books & Supplies

$ 9,432

Room & Board

$ 4,050

Other Expenses

$ 43,084

Total

Admissions

41,545
total applicants

55%
admitted (22761)

17%
enrolled (7262)


SAT Scores:
25th-75th percentile
560-670
Math
530-630
Reading
530-640
Writing
ACT Scores:
25th-75th percentile
25-29
Composite
25-30
Math
25-30
English

Note: 25th-75th percentile ranges show the range of scores achieved by the middle 50% of students who were admitted to the school.


Other Requirements:
TOEFL?
Required
Admissions Test Scores?
Required
Other Test?
Neither required nor recommended
College Prep ?
Recommended
Recommendations?
Neither required nor recommended

Degrees & Programs

Accounting
Acoustics
Acting
Actuarial Science
Adult and Continuing Education Administration
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching
Advertising
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
African-American/Black Studies
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations
Agricultural Business and Management, Other
Agricultural Engineering
Agricultural Mechanization, General
Agricultural Teacher Education
Agriculture, General
Agronomy and Crop Science
Animal Physiology
Animal Sciences, General
Anthropology
Archeology
Architectural Engineering
Architecture
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Art Teacher Education
Art/Art Studies, General
Asian Studies/Civilization
Astronomy
Athletic Training/Trainer
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General
Biochemistry
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
Biological and Physical Sciences
Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biotechnology
Business Administration and Management, General
Business/Commerce, General
Business/Managerial Economics
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry, General
Chinese Language and Literature
Civil Engineering, General
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
Clinical Psychology
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
Community Organization and Advocacy
Comparative Literature
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Computer Engineering, General
Computer Science
Conducting
Counseling Psychology
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Curriculum and Instruction
Design and Applied Arts, Other
Dietitian Assistant
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
East Asian Studies
Ecology
Economics, General
Educational Assessment, Evaluation, and Research, Other
Educational Evaluation and Research
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
Educational Psychology
Educational/Instructional Technology
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Elementary Education and Teaching
Engineering Mechanics
Engineering Science
Engineering, General
Engineering, Other
English Language and Literature, General
Entomology
Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology
Environmental Studies
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
Film/Cinema/Video Studies
Finance, General
Food Science
Foreign Language Teacher Education
Forensic Science and Technology
Forest Management/Forest Resources Management
Forest Sciences and Biology
Forest Technology/Technician
French Language and Literature
Genetics, General
Geography
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other
Geology/Earth Science, General
German Language and Literature
Graphic Design
Health/Health Care Administration/Management
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
History, General
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other
Horticultural Science
Hospitality Administration/Management, Other
Human Development and Family Studies, General
Human Nutrition
Immunology
Industrial Engineering
Information Science/Studies
International Relations and Affairs
International/Global Studies
Italian Language and Literature
Japanese Language and Literature
Jewish/Judaic Studies
Journalism
Keyboard Instruments
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Labor and Industrial Relations
Labor Studies
Landscape Architecture
Landscaping and Groundskeeping
Latin American Studies
Law
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Linguistics
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
Management Information Systems, General
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Mass Communication/Media Studies
Materials Engineering
Materials Science
Mathematics, General
Mechanical Engineering
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology
Medieval and Renaissance Studies
Mining and Mineral Engineering
Music History, Literature, and Theory
Music Performance, General
Music Teacher Education
Music Theory and Composition
Music, General
Musicology and Ethnomusicology
Natural Resource Economics
Natural Resources and Conservation, Other
Natural Resources/Conservation, General
Neuroscience
Nuclear Engineering
Organizational Behavior Studies
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
Pathology/Experimental Pathology
Petroleum Engineering
Philosophy
Physical Sciences, Other
Physics, General
Plant Pathology/Phytopathology
Plant Physiology
Plant Protection and Integrated Pest Management
Plant Sciences, Other
Political Science and Government, General
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
Pre-Veterinary Studies
Programs for Foreign Lawyers
Psychology, General
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions, Other
Religion/Religious Studies
Russian Language and Literature
School Psychology
Secondary Education and Teaching
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
Sociology
Soil Science and Agronomy, General
Spanish Language and Literature
Special Education and Teaching, General
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Statistics, General
Surveying Engineering
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
Toxicology
Turf and Turfgrass Management
Veterinary Microbiology and Immunobiology
Visual and Performing Arts, General
Voice and Opera
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
Women's Studies
Youth Services/Administration

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