The Best Pennsylvania Colleges

The Best Colleges in Pennsylvania for 2022

These are the top ranked public and private four-year colleges in Pennsylvania as ranked by CollegeSimply. Leading the list for 2022 as the best overall college in Pennsylvania is University of Pennsylvania. The top rated public state college is University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Campus. Learn how the Best Colleges rankings are calculated on our ranking methodology page.


63 results

Neumann University
N
Aston, PA
 
Neumann University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#44 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 2,506enrollment
  • $29,471net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • 900-1080SAT range
  • 16-21ACT range
  • 3.12Avg GPA

Indiana University of Pennsylvania Main Campus
I
Indiana, PA
Indiana University of Pennsylvania Main Campus

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#12 Best Public Universities in Pennsylvania

  • 10,037enrollment
  • $20,933net price
  • 93%acceptance rate
  • 930-1130SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 15

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania
E
East Stroudsburg, PA
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#13 Best Public Universities in Pennsylvania

  • 5,835enrollment
  • $18,500net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • 900-1110SAT range
  • 16-23ACT range
  • 3.18Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

California University of Pennsylvania
C
California, PA
California University of Pennsylvania

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#14 Best Public Universities in Pennsylvania

  • 6,885enrollment
  • $19,116net price
  • 94%acceptance rate
  • 920-1120SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.31Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

Keystone College
K
La Plume, PA
 
Keystone College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#45 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 1,386enrollment
  • $25,268net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • 880-1090SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.0Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

Mansfield University of Pennsylvania
M
Mansfield, PA
Mansfield University of Pennsylvania

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#15 Best Public Universities in Pennsylvania

  • 1,784enrollment
  • $12,010net price
  • 96%acceptance rate
  • 960-1130SAT range
  • 16-22ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 15

Lock Haven University
L
Lock Haven, PA
Lock Haven University

Public 4 Year

8 reviews

#16 Best Public Universities in Pennsylvania

  • 3,163enrollment
  • $19,521net price
  • 93%acceptance rate
  • 930-1130SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.46Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

Wilson College
W
Chambersburg, PA
 
Wilson College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#46 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 1,535enrollment
  • $22,318net price
  • 92%acceptance rate
  • 940-1100SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.45Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

Lincoln University of Pennsylvania
L
HBCU
Lincoln University, PA
Lincoln University of Pennsylvania

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#17 Best Public Universities in Pennsylvania

  • 2,077enrollment
  • $17,405net price
  • 90%acceptance rate
  • 860-1028SAT range
  • 15-18ACT range
  • 3.04Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1