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Peru State College Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

2,518 students

100% admitted

  • 1,325 full time
  • 1,193 part time
  • 566 men full time
  • 759 women full time
  • open enrollment

1,632 Undergraduates

$4,800 tuition/year

  • 308 Graduates
  • 578 Non-Degree
  • $4,800 in state
  • $1,990 fees
  • $7,978 room & board
  • $1,156 books and supplies

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At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Plains -
Highest Degree Offered: Master's degree
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
School Mascot: Bobcat
School Colors: Azure Blue and White
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Benjamin from Nebraska City, NE
  • 0
  • peru state college is a great financial choice for someone looking for post-secondary education for a fair level of tuition cost. it's a small campus with a magnificent science department.…

  • Jan-27-2012 Read More
  • Denise from Omaha, NE
  • 0
  • Peru State is one of the few colleges that is easily defined as â??up front and personalâ?? in the state of Nebraska. It is not only the oldest college…

  • Nov-17-2014 Read More
  • Kathryn from Peru, NE
  • 0
  • if you value having access to your professors and getting their advice attend peru state college. nice, tree-lined campus. living close to campus means little-to-no commute.…

  • Jan-31-2012 Read More
  • Joshua from Beatrice, NE
  • 0
  • Peru State would receive a 6 out of 10. It is a college to attend with the purpose of getting a degree rather than an exceptional education. However,…

  • May-17-2012 Read More
Mission Statement

Peru State College serves the community through education, research, and public
service programs. Our mission is to excel as a comprehensive liberal arts college
that encourages student learning with educational priorities in baccalaureate
and graduate teacher education, as well as undergraduate programs in business,
the humanities, and the sciences. We value free-inquiry, professional development,
research enhancing our educational role, and public service related to and
supportive of instruction. Peru State College serves students from throughout the
state, nation, and world but retains a special commitment to serve the residents
and needs of Southeast Nebraska.

Peru State College
  • Located in Peru, NE
  • Public
  • 2,518 students enrolled
  • - admitted
  • $4,800 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Raeanna from Thornton, CO
  • Oct-25-2011 I am a current student here

    There is so much to do. Yes there are some days when you are bored, but you can get that anywhere. The Campus Activities Board plans awesome events from live music, dances, and a variety of college themed activities. you develop a family here.

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