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Pennsylvania State University - Altoona

Instate Tuition (2013-2014)
$14,240
Out-of-state Tuition (2013-2014)
$21,302

Penn State/PSU-Altoona Address

Pennsylvania State University Penn State Altoona
3000 Ivyside Pk
Altoona, PA 16601-3777
General information:(814) 949 5000
Financial aid office:(814) 949 5000
Admissions office:(814) 949 5000University Homepage

Tuition + Penn State/PSU-Altoona Housing (2013-2014)


Undergrad Application Fee: $50
Grad Application Fee:$65

Tuition Prepaid:Yes
Tuition Payment Plan:Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:901
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup (2013-2014)

# of Undergrads: 4,007
# of Grad students: 3
# of Part time: 6
Total Students: 4,010
Male

53.0%
Female

47.0%
International

1%
African-American

8%
American Indian

0%
Asian

3%
Hispanic

4%
Pacific Islander

2%
Caucasian

80%
Unknown

1%

Financial Aid

The average federal financial aid award to full time first time students is 985

32% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $3,273

33% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $3,214

73% receive student loans and the average amount is $8,661Net Price CalculatorFinancial Aid Website
Public 4 year or above Institution
Baccalaureate Colleges--Diverse Fields
Not available

Special Programs

Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank N/A
Test Scores Required
Competencies N/A

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted

85% men vs 86% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions (2013-2014)

Men Applicants:2,875
Women Applicants:2,825
Men Admitted:2,438
Women Admitted:2,418

Student Services

Library On Campus
Remedial Services
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services

Majors

• Biological and Physical Sciences
• Biology/Biological Sciences
• Business Administration and Management
• Business/Commerce
• Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
• Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
• Electrical
• Electrical and Electronics Engineering
• Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
• Elementary Education and Teaching
• English Language and Literature
• Firefighting and Related Protective Services
• General
• History
• Homeland Security
• Human Development and Family Studies
• Law Enforcement
• Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
• Mathematics
• Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
• Organizational Behavior Studies
• Other
• Political Science and Government
• Psychology
• Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
• Speech Communication and Rhetoric
• Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
• Visual and Performing Arts
• Environmental Studies

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