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Pennsylvania State University-World Campus

University Park, PA, USA
3.33 Average Rating

Pennsylvania State University-World Campus is the internet hub for all Penn State online classes. Penn State World confers degrees and certificates in over 150 academic programs entirely online. In addition, Penn State World does not require students to log on at any specific time which enables all students to learn at their own pace. Online courses consist of weekly assignments, readings, and discussions as well as periodic exams.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Rural
In State Students
37%
Out of State Students
54%
0
100
58%
Acceptance Rate

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
14,301
Total Number of Undergrads
8,513
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
Learning Options
  • Study Abroad
  • Teacher Certification Offered
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100
17%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
26%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
11:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$18,194
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$13,484
Out-of-State Tuition
$13,988
Students Receiving Financial Aid
21%
Average Aid Per Year
$5,656
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
48%
52%
Student Organizations
9
Size of Town
Rural: Fringe
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Philadelphia
New York
Washington
Pittsburgh
Harrisburg
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$50,100
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What Students Are Saying

3.33 Average Rating
What are the pros of this school? Do employers accept the degree as if you received one from a brick and mortar school?
Jeffrey from Oklahoma City, OK