Penn State University
University Park, PA
February 11th
Student Ranked #364
Out-of-State $29,566 / In-State $16,992
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Parchment Member Admission information for 2,155 students Interested in Penn State University last year

Academic Performance

26
1764
3.5

Top States

  • 17% Pennsylvania
  • 10% Michigan
  • 9% California
  • 8% New Jersey
  • 7% New York

Top Majors

  • Business Administration/Management
  • Accounting & Business/Management
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Political Science & Government, General

Demographics

48% female
52% male
  • 50% Caucasian
  • 10% East Asian
  • 8% Hispanic
  • 8% South Asian
  • 7% African-American

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Parchment Member Admission information for 238 students Applying to Penn State University last year

Academic Performance

22
1570
3.3

Top States

  • 32% Pennsylvania
  • 8% California
  • 8% Michigan
  • 7% New Jersey
  • 5% Other/Foreign

Top Majors

  • Business Administration/Management
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Accounting & Business/Management
  • Chemical Engineering

Demographics

52% female
48% male
  • 49% Caucasian
  • 11% East Asian
  • 9% Hispanic
  • 5% African-American
  • 4% South Asian

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Parchment Member Admission information for 321 students Accepted to Penn State University last year

Academic Performance

27
1881
3.6

Top States

  • 24% Pennsylvania
  • 13% California
  • 9% New Jersey
  • 9% Michigan
  • 5% Other/Foreign

Top Majors

  • Business Administration/Management
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Political Science & Government, General
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Economics, General

Demographics

51% female
49% male
  • 48% Caucasian
  • 14% East Asian
  • 11% Hispanic
  • 8% South Asian
  • 7% African-American

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Parchment Member Admission information for 22 students Denied by Penn State University last year

Academic Performance

24
1647
3.1

Top States

  • 36% Pennsylvania
  • 14% Michigan
  • 14% Other/Foreign
  • 9% New Jersey
  • 5% California

Top Majors

  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Journalism
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Neuroscience
  • Sociology

Demographics

50% female
50% male
  • 59% Caucasian
  • 9% East Asian
  • 9% Hispanic
  • 5% Middle-Eastern
  • 5% None Indicated

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Basic Information
Penn State University Official Admissions Statistics 2012 - 2013 Academic Year

Application Deadline

  • Regular Decision Deadline: February 11th

Cost

  • Application Fees: $50
  • In-State Tuition: $16,992
  • Out-of-State Tuition: $29,566
  • Room and Board: $9,702

Admission Overview

  • Applicants: 47,552
  • Admitted: 25,772
  • Acceptance Rate: 54.2%
  • Yield Rate: 29.7%

Enrollment

  • Undergraduates: 40,269
  • Graduate Students: 5,214

Most Popular Degrees

  • Psychology, General
  • Finance, General
  • Accounting
  • Advertising
  • Kinesiology & Exercise Science

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