Public 4 Year

Penn State Schuylkill

Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania

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Penn State Schuylkill overview
Location Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania
Online psu.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Distant Town
Penn State Schuylkill overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad
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Penn State Schuylkill, located in Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania, is a commonwealth campus of the Pennsylvania State University. Established in 1934, this institution offers a tight-knit campus atmosphere on a suburban 102-acre site. With proximity to the city of Harrisburg, Penn State Schuylkill provides students with a blend of rural serenity and access to urban conveniences. Structurally, the campus recognizes the hallmark Penn State architectural style with modern and traditional influences. The college features a range of associate and baccalaureate degrees, and it is notably known for its programs in business, engineering, and nursing. While Penn State Schuylkill has a generally accessible application selectivity, it maintains a commitment to academic rigor. On-campus living is available for students looking to immerse themselves in the college experience. Although Penn State Schuylkill is not specifically known for athletic dominance, it offers intercollegiate, intramural, and club sports, participating as the Nittany Lions in the Pennsylvania State University Athletic Conference.

In the most recent statistical year 928 prospective students applied, and 796 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 177 enrolled in the school.  553 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 70 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2022/2023, excluding room and board, is $14,624 plus fees of $516.












Penn State Schuylkill is rated within the lower 40% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 5 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

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Admission Standards

Penn State Schuylkill overview
SAT 990/1180
Estimated GPA 3.2

Applications Accepted

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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $65

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Annual Cost to Attend

Pennsylvania Resident Tuition

In State Costs for Penn State Schuylkill
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,840
Other Fees$516
Room and Board $7,644
Budget for Other Expenses$4,788
Total One Year Cost$29,412

Out of State Resident Tuition

Out of State Costs for Penn State Schuylkill
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,840
Other Fees$516
Room and Board $7,644
Budget for Other Expenses$4,788
Total One Year Cost$39,106

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Average Salary After 10 Years

$55,300 per year

Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate

47% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Penn State Schuylkill students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 27%
Psychology 23%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 22%
Business 18%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 5%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=214810 IPEDS survey data for Penn State Schuylkill.

Current students may use the Penn State Schuylkill GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.