Tuition & Fees

$13,702

$21,886

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
22%
500-599
47%
400-499
28%
300-399
2%
700-800
1%
600-699
14%
500-599
56%
400-499
26%
300-399
3%
700-800
0
600-699
0
500-599
0
400-499
0
300-399
0
200-299
0
24-29
40%
18-23
40%
12-17
20%
30-36
20%
24-29
30%
18-23
30%
12-17
20%
30-36
20%
24-29
20%
18-23
50%
12-17
10%
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undergraduateRatios

46%

male

54%

female

1

teacher

11

students

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Moderately Selective

74%

acceptance rate

Accepted 548
Declined + 185
Total Received 733
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Public

917

undergraduate students

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Lists & Rankings

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

Most Popular Majors

Not Reported

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Codes

SAT 2660

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Location

School Facts

Pennsylvania State University -- Mont Alto, founded in 1929, is a public, coeducational institution. Its campus is located in Mont Alto, PA.

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 917
Established in 1929
Coeducational Coeducational College
Accredited by •  APTA (American Physical Therapy Association)
•  MSCHE (Middle States Commission on Higher Education)

Mont Alto, PA

62-acre campus in Mont Alto (population: 1,730). Air and train serve Harrisburg (50 miles); bus serves Chambersburg (11 miles).

Pennsylvania State University — Mont Alto
1 Campus Drive
Mont Alto, PA 17237-9703

Campus Life

21%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
11%
Top 1/4
39%
Top 1/2
75%
Bottom 1/2
25%
Bottom 1/4
5%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
22%
500-599
47%
400-499
28%
300-399
2%
700-800
1%
600-699
14%
500-599
56%
400-499
26%
300-399
3%
700-800
0
600-699
0
500-599
0
400-499
0
300-399
0
200-299
0
24-29
40%
18-23
40%
12-17
20%
30-36
20%
24-29
30%
18-23
30%
12-17
20%
30-36
20%
24-29
20%
18-23
50%
12-17
10%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $65
Common application accepted no
Application deadline November 30 (priority deadline)
School has early decision program None
School has early action program yes
Early action program application deadline November 1
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Neither
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Not used
SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

74%

acceptance rate

Accepted 548
Declined + 185
Total Received 733

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

Diane Chamberlin
Director of Enrollment Management
P: 800 392-6173
F: 717 749-6132
psuma@psu.edu

Financial Aid

66%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$10,905

Average financial aid

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $12,718
Room $6,370
Board $5,200
Additional fees $984
Books & supplies $1,840
Total $27,112
Average Financial Aid - $10,905
Total with Avg. Aid $16,207

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $1,322,373
State $874,706
Institutional $1,804,413
Other external $159,587
Total $4,161,079

Non-need-based

Federal
State $3,726
Institutional $224,162
Other external $51,563
Total $279,451
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Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Office

P: 717 749-6142

Financial Aid Officer

Antonia Spedden
Coordinator, Student Aid
ais104@psu.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cross-country
golf
soccer
softball
volleyball
wrestling

Intramural/Recreational Sports

Basketball, Cheerleading, Corn Hole, Dodgeball, Homerun Derby, Indoor Soccer, Table Tennis, Volleyball (indoor/sand), Woodsmen Team

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Athletic Directors

Staci Brennan (men's)
Director Of Athletics
email

Athletic Facts

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

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Advertising/Public Relations
Aerospace Engineering
African/African-American Studies
Agribusiness Management
Agricultural Science
Agricultural/Extension Education
Animal Bioscience
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
Biorenewable Systems
Biotechnology
Business Administration
Business Economics
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry
Chinese
Civil Engineering
Classics/Ancient Mediterranean Studies
Communication Arts/Sciences
Communication Sciences/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 Engineering/Computer Engineering
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
Forest Technology
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 Science/Engineering
Mathematical Sciences
Mathematics
Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering Technology
Medieval Studies
Microbiology
Mining Engineering
Music
Music Education
Nuclear Engineering
Nursing
Nursing/R.N. to B.S.N.
Nutritional Sciences
Occupational Therapy
Organizational Leadership
Petroleum/Natural Gas Engineering
Philosophy
Physical Therapy Assistant
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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Programs Offered

  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships

917

total students

85%

in-state

15%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

100%

917
students

Female
54%
492

Male
46%
425

Not reported

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

71%

653
students

Female
52%
337

Male
48%
316

29%

264
students

Female
59%
155

Male
41%
109

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Student Break-down

< 1%
Nonresident aliens
4%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Hispanic/Latino
66%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

43%

Transfer applicants accepted

61%

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

  • Career
  • Personal

Remedial services offered

Not Reported

Career placement services

Not Reported

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health service

Special programs for physically disabled students

Not Reported

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