Pennsylvania Colleges

List of Colleges and Universities in Pennsylvania for 2020

There are 187 colleges and universities in Pennsylvania enrolling 490,745 full time students in the state's institutions of higher education. Explore the list of top colleges in Pennsylvania below to get your college search started. The CollegeSimply rankings and listings are objective and data focused to help you find the good colleges. Whether you're searching for a public, private or community college, this guide to universities in Pennsylvania offers a comprehensive view to the state's higher education options.

Pennsylvania is home to popular nationally ranked institutions like Penn State Main Campus, University of Pennsylvania, Villanova University and Carnegie Mellon University.

The highest ranked college in Pennsylvania is University of Pennsylvania and the top rated public state college is Penn State Main Campus. Local college options can be explored in Philadelphia and Pittsburgh or other cities.

187 results found

Community College of Allegheny County
C
Pittsburgh, PA
Community College of Allegheny County

Public 2 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 16,086enrollment
  • $8,416net price
  • $4,471tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
DeSales University
D
Center Valley, PA
DeSales University

Private 4 Year

79% acceptance rate

  • 3,438enrollment
  • $27,977net price
  • $37,400tuition
  • 1010-1230SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.47*Avg GPA
Susquehanna University
S
Selinsgrove, PA
Susquehanna University

Private 4 Year

72% acceptance rate

  • 2,396enrollment
  • $26,869net price
  • $47,290tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.33Avg GPA
Ursinus College
U
Collegeville, PA
Ursinus College

Private 4 Year

71% acceptance rate

  • 1,435enrollment
  • $31,812net price
  • $52,050tuition
  • 1140-1320SAT range
  • 23-28ACT range
  • 3.65*Avg GPA
Delaware Valley University
D
Doylestown, PA
Delaware Valley University

Private 4 Year

66% acceptance rate

  • 2,428enrollment
  • $29,444net price
  • $39,440tuition
  • 970-1160SAT range
  • 19-27ACT range
  • 3.51Avg GPA
Alvernia University
A
Reading, PA
Alvernia University

Private 4 Year

68% acceptance rate

  • 2,792enrollment
  • $26,895net price
  • $34,900tuition
  • 950-1130SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.27Avg GPA
Community College of Philadelphia
C
Philadelphia, PA
Community College of Philadelphia

Public 2 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 16,672enrollment
  • $6,521net price
  • $5,652tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Penn State Altoona
P
Altoona, PA
 
Penn State Altoona

Public 4 Year

91% acceptance rate

  • 3,244enrollment
  • $21,469net price
  • $15,198tuition
  • 1000-1180SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.04Avg GPA
Cabrini College
C
Radnor, PA
Cabrini College

Private 4 Year

72% acceptance rate

  • 2,285enrollment
  • $24,707net price
  • $31,920tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.0Avg GPA
Pennsylvania College of Technology
P
Williamsport, PA
Pennsylvania College of Technology

Public 4 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 5,322enrollment
  • $21,006net price
  • $16,740tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
York College Pennsylvania
Y
York, PA
York College Pennsylvania

Private 4 Year

70% acceptance rate

  • 4,317enrollment
  • $21,530net price
  • $20,100tuition
  • 1020-1230SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.54Avg GPA
Cedar Crest College
C
Allentown, PA
Cedar Crest College

Private 4 Year

57% acceptance rate

  • 1,596enrollment
  • $21,174net price
  • $39,216tuition
  • 940-1170SAT range
  • 18-26ACT range
  • 3.26Avg GPA
Gannon University
G
Erie, PA
Gannon University

Private 4 Year

81% acceptance rate

  • 4,291enrollment
  • $21,793net price
  • $32,136tuition
  • 1020-1220SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.52Avg GPA
Philadelphia University
P
Philadelphia, PA
Philadelphia University

Private 4 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 3,746enrollment
  • $28,510net price
  • $39,280tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.43Avg GPA
Delaware County Community College
D
Media, PA
 
Delaware County Community College

Public 2 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 11,314enrollment
  • $9,470net price
  • $5,760tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Chestnut Hill College
C
Philadelphia, PA
 
Chestnut Hill College

Private 4 Year

96% acceptance rate

  • 1,794enrollment
  • $23,863net price
  • $36,180tuition
  • 940-1120SAT range
  • 16-20ACT range
  • 3.24Avg GPA
Messiah College
M
Grantham, PA
 
Messiah College

Private 4 Year

79% acceptance rate

  • 3,375enrollment
  • $27,821net price
  • $35,160tuition
  • 1080-1310SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.73Avg GPA
Westminster College
W
New Wilmington, PA
 
Westminster College

Private 4 Year

66% acceptance rate

  • 1,269enrollment
  • $22,009net price
  • $36,806tuition
  • 1000-1220SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.46Avg GPA