Student Population
National Rank
University of Scranton overview
Location Scranton, Pennsylvania
Online scranton.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
University of Scranton overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Scranton, Pennsylvania, University of Scranton is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Roman Catholic faith. In the most recent statistical year 10,002 prospective students applied, and 7,480 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 908 enrolled in the school.  4,171 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,202 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $44,132 plus fees of $400. University of Scranton is ranked 276 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
University of Scranton overview
SAT 1150/1340
ACT 23/28
GPA 3.37
Applications Accepted
University of Scranton overview
Applications Due Mar 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for University of Scranton
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,300
Other Fees$400
Room and Board $14,982
Budget for Other Expenses$1,872
Total One Year Cost$62,686


Average Salary After 10 Years
$62,100 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
77% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of Scranton students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 20%
Education 13%
Biology 11%
Health Professions 10%
Communication 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=215929 IPEDS survey data for University of Scranton.