Kutztown University of Pennsylvania

Kutztown, PA, USA
3.68 Average Rating

Originally founded as Keystone State Normal School, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is a 4-year public school in eastern Pennsylvania. Kutztown is home to colleges of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Business, Education, and Visual & Performing Arts offering undergrad degrees in over 100 majors and minors. In addition to classroom facilities, the KU campus hosts a TV production studio, planetarium, observatory, and cartography lab as well as the Wallops Island Marine Science Consortium in Virginia. For sports fans, Kutztown fields 19 men’s and women’s athletic teams known as the Golden Bears.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb or town
In-State Students
87%
Out-Of-State Students
12%
0
100
81%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 21
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1065
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
8,309
Total Number of Undergrads
7,391
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
39%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
55%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
17:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$20,278
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$11,427
Out-of-State Tuition
$23,252
0
100
44%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
71%
Average Aid Per Year
$5,916
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
47%
53%
Student Organizations
245
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Philadelphia
Allentown
Reading
New York
Harrisburg
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
58%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$41,600
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What Students Are Saying

3.68 Average Rating
kutztown university is a phenomenal choice for students choosing to continue their education in the pennsylvania state-school educational system. ku has caring professors, a great student-driven atmosphere, and the campus has received awards for its attractive appearance. there is not another school in pa that can compete with the affordable tuition and the great education that students will receive.
Nicholas from Kutztown, PA
i am very happy with my experience with kutztown university. the campus is just the right size for me.
Ian from Lancaster, PA