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The University of Pennsylvania

Instate Tuition (2011-2012)
Out-of-state Tuition (2011-2012)

UPENN Address

PHILADELPHIA, PA 19104--6303
General info:(215) 898-5000
Financial aid office:(215) 898-7526
Admissions office:(215) 898-7507
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Tuition + UPENN Housing


UGrad Application Fee: $75
Grad Application Fee: $80

Tuition Prepaid: Yes
Tuition Payment Plan: Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:5600
Freshman Must Live on Campus: Yes

University Makeup

# of Undergrads: 13,470
# of Grad students: 14,983
# of Part time: 18
Total Students: 28,453




American Indian:



Pacific Islander:




Financial Aid

59% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $4,874

8% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $2,382

41% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $13,358

54% receive student loans and the average amount is $4,865
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Financial Aid Website
Private not-for-profit 4 year or above Institution
Research Universities (very high research activity)
Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive

Special Programs

Dental Program
MD Medical Program
Law Program
Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Recommended
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Required
Test Scores Required
Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Test EOFL Recommended

Special Credits

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

Applicants Admitted

12% men vs 13% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions

Number of Men Applicants: 16,283
Number of Women Applicants: 15,380
Number of Men Admitted: 1,992
Number of Women Admitted: 1,943

Student Services

Library On Campus
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services
Day Care On Campus

Majors  Hide Majors

• Accounting
• Accounting Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Accounting and Finance Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Actuarial Science
• Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
• Advanced/Graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences Other Post-master's certificate
• African Studies
• African-American/Black Studies
• American/United States Studies/Civilization
• Anthropology
• Anthropology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Applied Economics
• Applied Mathematics General
• Archeology
• Archeology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Architecture
• Architecture Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Architecture Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Art History Criticism and Conservation
• Art History Criticism and Conservation Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Artificial Intelligence
• Asian Studies/Civilization
• Asian Studies/Civilization Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Biochemistry
• Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
• Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
• Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Bioethics/Medical Ethics
• Bioinformatics Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Biology/Biological Sciences General
• Biology/Biological Sciences General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Biomedical Sciences General
• Biophysics
• Biostatistics
• Biostatistics Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Biotechnology
• Business Management Marketing and Related Support Services Other Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Business Administration Management and Operations Other
• Business Administration and Management General
• Business Administration and Management General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Business Administration and Management General Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Business/Commerce General
• Business/Commerce General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
• Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Chemical Engineering
• Chemical Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Chemistry General
• Chemistry General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Chinese Language and Literature
• City/Urban Community and Regional Planning
• City/Urban Community and Regional Planning Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• City/Urban Community and Regional Planning Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Classics and Classical Languages Literatures and Linguistics General
• Classics and Classical Languages Literatures and Linguistics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Cognitive Science
• Communication and Media Studies Other
• Communication and Media Studies Other Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling
• Comparative Literature
• Comparative Literature Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Computer Engineering General
• Computer Science
• Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
• Computer and Information Sciences General
• Computer and Information Sciences General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Counseling Psychology
• Criminology
• Criminology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Curriculum and Instruction
• Curriculum and Instruction Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Demography and Population Studies
• Demography and Population Studies Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Dentistry Phd(Professional practice)
• Design and Applied Arts Other
• Developmental and Child Psychology
• Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts General
• East Asian Languages Literatures and Linguistics General
• East Asian Languages Literatures and Linguistics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• East Asian Studies
• Economics General
• Economics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Education General
• Education General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Education Other
• Educational Leadership and Administration General
• Educational Leadership and Administration General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Educational Statistics and Research Methods
• Electrical and Electronics Engineering
• Electrical and Electronics Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Elementary Education and Teaching
• Endodontics/Endodontology Post-master's certificate
• Engineering Other
• English Language and Literature General
• English Language and Literature General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• English/Language Arts Teacher Education
• Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
• Environmental Biology
• Environmental Science
• Environmental Studies
• Epidemiology
• Epidemiology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Family Practice Nurse/Nursing
• Film/Cinema/Video Studies
• Finance General
• Finance General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Fine/Studio Arts General
• Folklore Studies Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• French Language and Literature
• Geochemistry and Petrology
• Geography Other
• Geological/Geophysical Engineering
• Geology/Earth Science General
• Geology/Earth Science General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• German Language and Literature
• German Language and Literature Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences Other
• Health/Health Care Administration/Management
• Health/Health Care Administration/Management Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
• Higher Education/Higher Education Administration Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Historic Preservation and Conservation
• Historic Preservation and Conservation Postbaccalaureate certificate
• History General
• History General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• History Other
• History and Philosophy of Science and Technology
• History and Philosophy of Science and Technology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration General
• Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration General Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Humanities/Humanistic Studies
• Hydrology and Water Resources Science
• Immunology
• Immunology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Insurance
• Insurance Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• International Business/Trade/Commerce
• International Relations and Affairs
• International/Global Studies
• Italian Language and Literature
• Jewish/Judaic Studies
• Landscape Architecture
• Landscape Architecture Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Latin American Studies
• Law Phd(Professional practice)
• Law Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Legal Studies General
• Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
• Linguistics
• Linguistics Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Logic
• Management Information Systems General
• Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods Other
• Marketing/Marketing Management General
• Marketing/Marketing Management General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Marketing/Marketing Management General Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Materials Engineering
• Materials Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Maternal/Child Health and Neonatal Nurse/Nursing
• Mathematics General
• Mathematics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Mathematics Teacher Education
• Mechanical Engineering
• Mechanical Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Medical Scientist
• Medicine Phd(Professional practice)
• Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages Literatures and Linguistics General
• Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages Literatures and Linguistics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Modeling Virtual Environments and Simulation Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Music General
• Music General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Natural Resources Management and Policy
• Natural Sciences
• Near and Middle Eastern Studies
• Neuroscience
• Neuroscience Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
• Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Nurse Anesthetist
• Nurse Midwife/Nursing Midwifery
• Nursing Administration
• Nursing Education
• Operations Management and Supervision
• Operations Management and Supervision Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
• Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery Post-master's certificate
• Organizational Behavior Studies
• Orthodontics/Orthodontology Post-master's certificate
• Pediatric Dentistry/Pedodontics Post-master's certificate
• Pediatric Nurse/Nursing
• Periodontics/Periodontology Post-master's certificate
• Perioperative/Operating Room and Surgical Nurse/Nursing
• Pharmacology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Philosophy Other
• Philosophy
• Philosophy Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Physics General
• Physics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Political Science and Government General
• Political Science and Government General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Political Science and Government Other Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing
• Psychology General
• Psychology General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Public Administration
• Public Finance Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Public Health Other
• Public Policy Analysis General
• Public Policy Analysis General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Reading Teacher Education
• Reading Teacher Education Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Real Estate
• Real Estate Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Real Estate Postbaccalaureate certificate
• Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
• Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Religion/Religious Studies
• Religion/Religious Studies Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Retailing and Retail Operations
• Romance Languages Literatures and Linguistics Other
• Romance Languages Literatures and Linguistics Other Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Russian Language and Literature
• Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
• Secondary Education and Teaching
• Social Sciences General
• Social Studies Teacher Education
• Social Work
• Social Work Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
• Sociology
• Sociology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Spanish Language and Literature
• Statistics General
• Statistics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Systems Engineering
• Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
• Urban Studies/Affairs
• Veterinary Medicine Phd(Professional practice)
• Visual and Performing Arts General
• Women's Studies
• Natural Resources/Conservation General

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