Tuition & Fees

$13,694

$21,328

not including room and board

in-state out-of-state More Financial Details

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
24%
500-599
47%
400-499
24%
300-399
4%
700-800
4%
600-699
24%
500-599
47%
400-499
23%
300-399
2%
700-800
0
600-699
0
500-599
0
400-499
0
300-399
0
200-299
0
30-36
16%
24-29
21%
18-23
42%
12-17
21%
30-36
32%
24-29
31%
18-23
16%
12-17
21%
30-36
16%
24-29
37%
18-23
31%
12-17
16%
More Admissions Details

undergraduateRatios

58%

42%

male

female

1
14

teacher

students

More Student Details

Moderately Selective

81%

acceptance rate

Accepted 644
Declined + 148
Total Received 792
More Admissions Details

Public

655

undergraduate students

More Student Details
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Lists & Rankings

Pennsylvania State University -- Beaver does not appear on any Lists or Rankings

Most Popular Majors

Not Reported

More Majors

People Who Liked This School Also Liked…

Name Location
Manhattan College Riverdale, NY
Seton Hall University South Orange, NJ
University of the Sciences in Philadelphia Philadelphia, PA
University of Maine Orono, ME
Boston University Boston, MA
Bryant University Smithfield, RI
Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh, PA
Monmouth University West Long Branch, NJ
Gonzaga University Spokane, WA
Indiana Wesleyan University Marion, IN
See All School Suggestions for You

Codes

SAT 2660

School Facts

Pennsylvania State University -- Beaver Campus, founded in 1939, is a public, coeducational institution. Its campus is located in Monaca, PA.

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 655
Established in 1939
Coeducational Coeducational College
Accredited by •  MSCHE (Middle States Commission on Higher Education)

Monaca, PA

91-acre, suburban campus in Monaca (population: 5,591), 20 miles from Pittsburgh. Air, bus, and train serve Pittsburgh.

Pennsylvania State University — Beaver
100 University Drive
Monaca, PA 15061-2764

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Scholarship Contest

All you have to do is register.

Enter Today!

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
22%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
9%
Top 1/4
33%
Top 1/2
68%
Bottom 1/2
32%
Bottom 1/4
6%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
24%
500-599
47%
400-499
24%
300-399
4%
700-800
4%
600-699
24%
500-599
47%
400-499
23%
300-399
2%
700-800
0
600-699
0
500-599
0
400-499
0
300-399
0
200-299
0
30-36
16%
24-29
21%
18-23
42%
12-17
21%
30-36
32%
24-29
31%
18-23
16%
12-17
21%
30-36
16%
24-29
37%
18-23
31%
12-17
16%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $65
Common application accepted no
Application deadline November 30 (priority deadline)
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Neither
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Not used
SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

81%

acceptance rate

Accepted 644
Declined + 148
Total Received 792

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Standardized test scores

Important

Secondary school record

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Class rank
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Geographical residence
Particular talent/ability
State residency
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Interview
Minority affiliation
Recommendations
Religious affiliation/commitment

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Scholarship Contest

All you have to do is register.

Enter Today!

Admissions Contact

Sheryl Vuich
Admissions Officer
P: 877 564-6778
F: 724 773-3769
br-admissions@psu.edu

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $12,718
Room $6,180
Board $5,100
Additional fees $976
Books & supplies $1,840
Total $26,814
Average Financial Aid - $10,943
Total with Avg. Aid $15,871

Financial Aid

70%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$10,943

Average financial aid

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Scholarship Contest

All you have to do is register.

Enter Today!

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $1,212,145
State $786,218
Institutional $1,276,356
Other external $243,625
Total $3,518,344

Non-need-based

Federal
State
Institutional $315,369
Other external $6,642
Total $322,011

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
soccer
softball
volleyball

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
USCAA, Pennsylvania State University Athletic Conference
Mascot
lions
School colors
blue and white
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Scholarship Contest

All you have to do is register.

Enter Today!

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Administration of Justice
Advertising/Public Relations
Aerospace Engineering
African/African-American Studies
Agribusiness Management
Agricultural Science
Agricultural/Extension Education
Animal Science
Anthropology
Archaeological Science
Architectural Engineering
Art
Art Education
Art History
Art/Architecture
Arts Administration
Asian Studies
Astronomy/Astrophysics
Athletic Training
Atmospheric Science/Meteorology
Biobehavioral Health
Biochemistry/Molecular Biology
Biological Engineering
Biology
Biomedical Engineering
Biomedical Engineering Technology
Biorenewable Systems
Biotechnology
Business
Business Administration
Business Economics
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry
Chinese
Civil Engineering
Classics/Ancient Mediterranean Studies
Communication Arts/Sciences
Communication Science/Disorders
Communication/Media Studies
Community/Environment/Development
Comparative Literature
Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Corporate Communication
Corporate Innovation/Entrepreneurship
Criminology
Digital Media/Arts/Technology
Earth Science/Policy
Earth Sciences
Earth/Mineral Sciences
Economics
Education
Education/Public Policy
Electrical Engineering
Electrical/Computer Engineering Technology
Elementary/Early Childhood Education
Elementary/Kindergarten Education
Energy Engineering
Engineering
Engineering Science
English
Environmental Resource Management
Environmental Science
Environmental Systems Engineering
Film/Video
Finance
Food Science
Forensic Science
Forest Science
French/Francophone Studies
General Arts/Sciences
Geography
Geosciences
German
Global/International Studies
Graphic Design
Health Policy/Administration
Health/Human Development
History
Hospitality Management
Human Development/Family Studies
Immunology/Infectious Disease
Industrial Engineering
Information Sciences/Technology
Italian
Japanese
Jewish Studies
Journalism
Kinesiology
Labor Studies/Employment Relations
Landscape Contracting
Latin American Studies
Management Information Systems
Marketing
Materials Engineering Technology
Materials Science/Engineering
Mathematical Sciences
Mathematics
Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering Technology
Medieval Studies
Microbiology
Mining Engineering
Music
Music Education
Nursing
Nutritional Sciences
Organizational Leadership
Petroleum/Natural Gas Engineering
Philosophy
Physics
Plant Sciences
Political Science
Pre-Medicine
Project/Supply Chain Management
Psychology
Reclamation
Recreation/Park/Tourism Management
Rehabilitation/Human Services
Risk Management
Russian
Science
Secondary Education
Security/Risk Analysis
Social Data Analytics
Sociology
Spanish
Special Education
Statistics
Telecommunications
Theatre
Toxicology
Turfgrass Science
Veterinary/Biomedical Sciences
Wildlife/Fisheries Science
Women's Studies
Workforce Education/Development
World Languages/Education
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Scholarship Contest

All you have to do is register.

Enter Today!
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Scholarship Contest

All you have to do is register.

Enter Today!

Undergraduate

100%

655
students

Female
42%
273

Male
58%
382

Graduate

Not reported

undergraduateFull-time

85%

563
students

Female
41%
230

Male
59%
333

undergraduatePart-time

15%

92
students

Female
47%
43

Male
53%
49

Student Break-down

4%
Nonresident aliens
7%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Hispanic/Latino
68%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
5%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

53%

Transfer applicants accepted

62%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Not Required/Recommended
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Summer: rolling

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

36

semester hours

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Scholarship Contest

All you have to do is register.

Enter Today!

Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Resume assistance
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Scholarship Contest

All you have to do is register.

Enter Today!

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Tutors
^ TOP