Tuition & Fees

$13,694

$21,328

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
4%
600-699
19%
500-599
39%
400-499
32%
300-399
6%
700-800
7%
600-699
19%
500-599
47%
400-499
22%
300-399
5%
700-800
0
600-699
0
500-599
0
400-499
0
300-399
0
200-299
0
18-23
67%
12-17
33%
24-29
17%
18-23
66%
12-17
17%
24-29
33%
18-23
50%
12-17
17%
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undergraduateRatios

64%

36%

male

female

1
11

teacher

students

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Moderately Selective

81%

acceptance rate

Accepted 474
Declined + 105
Total Received 579
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Public

497

undergraduate students

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Lists & Rankings

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

Most Popular Majors

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Codes

SAT 2660

School Facts

Pennsylvania State University -- Greater Allegheny Campus, founded in 1948, is a public, coeducational institution. Its campus is located in McKeesport, PA.

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 497
Established in 1948
Coeducational Coeducational College
Accredited by •  MSCHE (Middle States Commission on Higher Education)

McKeesport, PA

40-acre, suburban campus in McKeesport (population: 19,273).

Pennsylvania State University — Greater Allegheny
4000 University Drive
McKeesport, PA 15132

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
20%
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
75%
Bottom 1/2
25%
Bottom 1/4
6%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
4%
600-699
19%
500-599
39%
400-499
32%
300-399
6%
700-800
7%
600-699
19%
500-599
47%
400-499
22%
300-399
5%
700-800
0
600-699
0
500-599
0
400-499
0
300-399
0
200-299
0
18-23
67%
12-17
33%
24-29
17%
18-23
66%
12-17
17%
24-29
33%
18-23
50%
12-17
17%

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 474
Declined + 105
Total Received 579

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

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Admissions Contact

Victoria Garwood
Director, Enrollment Management & Admissions
P: 800 248-5466
F: 412 675-9056
psuga@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 - $12,245
Total with Avg. Aid $14,569

Financial Aid

68%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$12,245

Average financial aid

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $1,239,097
State $788,321
Institutional $861,519
Other external $460,554
Total $3,349,491

Non-need-based

Federal
State $4,004
Institutional $192,234
Other external $47,016
Total $243,254

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cross-country
golf
soccer
softball
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Athletic Facts

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

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Administration of Justice
Advertising/Public Relations
Aerospace Engineering
African/African-American Studies
Agribusiness Management
Agricultural/Extension Education
Agriculture
Animal Bioscience
Animal Science
Archaeological Science
Architectural Engineering
Art
Art Education
Art History
Art/Architecture
Arts Administration
Asian Studies
Astronomy/Astrophysics
Athletic Training
Atmospheric Sciences/Meteorology
Biobehavioral Health
Biochemistry/Molecular Biology
Biological Anthropology
Biological Engineering
Biology
Biomedical Engineering
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
Data Science
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
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
Letters/Arts/Sciences
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
Nuclear Engineering
Nursing
Nutritional Sciences
Organizational Leadership
Petroleum/Natural Gas Engineering
Philosophy
Physics
Plant Sciences
Political Science
Pre-Medicine
Project/Supply Chain Management
Psychology
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
Wildlife/Fisheries Science
Women's Studies
Workforce Education/Development
World Languages/Education
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Undergraduate

100%

497
students

Female
36%
181

Male
64%
316

Graduate

Not reported

undergraduateFull-time

91%

453
students

Female
37%
164

Male
63%
289

undergraduatePart-time

9%

44
students

Female
39%
17

Male
61%
27

Student Break-down

3%
Nonresident aliens
18%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
6%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Hispanic/Latino
61%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
5%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

54%

Transfer applicants accepted

80%

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

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Resume assistance
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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
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