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Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona Scholarships

3000 Ivyside Pk Tuition In/Out-State: $13,018 / $19,912 Total Fall Enrollment: 4,147
Altoona , PA 16601-3777 Books and Supplies: $1,568 Applicants Admitted: 77%
(814) 949-5000 On-campus Room and Board: $9,702 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 82% Undergraduate Application Fee: $50 Receiving Institutional Aid: 24% , $4,088 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona General Information

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    Address 3000 Ivyside Pk, Altoona, PA 16601-3777
    Phone Number (814) 949-5000
    Web Address
    Mission Statement -
    Type of School Four or more years, Public
    Religious affiliation None
    Highest degree offered Bachelor's degree
    Calendar Semester
    Setting Small city
    Distance learning opportunities Yes

    Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona Size

    Total enrollment 4,147
    Enrolled full time 3,888
    Enrolled part time 259

    Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 2,107
    Women enrolled full time 1,781
    American Indian/Alaskan Native -
    Asian/Pacific Islander -
    Black/Non-Hispanic -
    Hispanic -
    White/Non-Hispanic -
    Non-Resident Alien 1%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 4%
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number -
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee $50
    Applied 5,739
    Admitted 4,435
    Enrolled 1,441
    Admitted % 77%

    Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona Admission factors

    Admission test scores Required
    Secondary school GPA Required
    Secondary school rank Recommended
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Required
    Completion of college preparatory program Recommended
    Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
    Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended

    Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona Admission statistics

    Students submitting SAT 91%
    SAT 1 Verbal 25th percentile score 440
    SAT 1 Verbal 75th percentile score 530
    SAT 1 Math 25th percentile score 460
    SAT 1 Math 75th percentile score 570
    Students submitting ACT 5%
    ACT Composite 25th percentile score 20
    ACT Composite 75th percentile score 24
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $13,018
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $19,912
    Books and Supplies $1,568
    On-campus room and board $9,702
    Off-campus room and board $9,702

    Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 82%
    Receiving Federal Grants 33% , $4,787 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 24% , $4,088 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 72% , $7,396 on average
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2009/2010 academic year.

    Biological and Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelor
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General 0 10
    Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services Associate Bachelor
    Business/Commerce, General 21 56
    Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs Associate Bachelor
    Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric 0 27
    Education Associate Bachelor
    Elementary Education and Teaching 0 44
    Engineering Associate Bachelor
    Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering 0 13
    Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelor
    Construction Engineering Technology/Technician 1 0
    Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician 1 0
    Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician 8 0
    English Language and Literature/Letters Associate Bachelor
    English Language and Literature, General 0 21
    Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelor
    Human Development and Family Studies, General 3 18
    Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelor
    Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) 43 19
    History Associate Bachelor
    History, General 0 14
    Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities Associate Bachelor
    Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 6 11
    Mathematics and Statistics Associate Bachelor
    Mathematics, General 0 2
    Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelor
    Biological and Physical Sciences 0 2
    Natural Resources and Conservation Associate Bachelor
    Environmental Studies 0 7
    Psychology Associate Bachelor
    Psychology, General 0 28
    Security and Protective Services Associate Bachelor
    Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 5 40
    Visual and Performing Arts Associate Bachelor
    Visual and Performing Arts, General 0 4
    Visual and Performing Arts, Other 0 2
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline -
    Priority application deadline November 30
    Fall application deadline February 1
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due -
    SAT Subject score report due -
    College will notify student by November 1
    Student must reply to acceptance by -
    Deadline for housing deposit May 1

    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline February 15
    Financial aid deadline -
    College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about -
    Student must reply to financial aid decision by -

    Early Decision/Action

    Early decision deadline -
    College will notify student of early decision by -
    Early action deadline -
    College will notify student of early action by -

    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline -
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline -
    Transfer application closing date -
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms May 1
    College will notify student of transfer decision by -
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Bayard D. and Ethel M. Kunkle Scholarship

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This scholarship is awarded based on a superior academic record, good citizenship, leadership, community service, and on financial need.
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