Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley

Center Valley, PA, USA
2.42 Average Rating

Located just outside of Allentown, Penn State Lehigh Valley is the oldest commonwealth campus in the Pennsylvania State University system. Penn State Lehigh Valley offers nine bachelor’s degree programs and an honors program as well as the option to begin over 160 Penn State majors before transferring to another campus. Although the Lehigh Valley campus is non-residential, off-campus housing is available as well as public bus service and a campus shuttle.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb
In State Students
86%
Out of State Students
7%
0
100
87%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 21
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1019
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

Total Number of Students
877
Total Number of Undergrads
868
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
30%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
54%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
13:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$14,208
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$14,460
Out-of-State Tuition
$22,378
0
100
57%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
68%
Average Aid Per Year
$7,281
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
57%
43%
Size of Town
Suburb: Large
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$55,300
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What Students Are Saying

2.42 Average Rating
Penn state lehigh valley has a small campus. Students and teachers are extremely nice and helpful. and The prominade mall is right across the street which is a perfect place to hangout in.
Abdulrahman from Whitehall, PA
Penn State Lehigh Valley is a very diverse community. There are always events going on, people to talk to, clubs and sports to join, professors and staff available to help you, and so much more. We are Penn State.
Madilyn from Quakertown, PA

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