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Bucknell University overview
Location Lewisburg, Pennsylvania
Online bucknell.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Bucknell University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, Bucknell University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 10,253 prospective students applied, and 3,187 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 973 enrolled in the school.  3,628 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 50 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $55,788 plus fees of $304. Bucknell is ranked 67 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
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SAT 1310/1470
ACT 28/31
GPA 3.54
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jan 15, 2020
Applicant Competition High

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Bucknell University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$900
Other Fees$304
Room and Board $13,662
Budget for Other Expenses$2,096
Total One Year Cost$72,750


Average Salary After 10 Years
$76,300 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
91% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Bucknell University students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 25%
Engineering 14%
Business 12%
Biology 8%
English and Literature 6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=211291 IPEDS survey data for Bucknell University.