York College of Pennsylvania

York, PA

York College of Pennsylvania

York, PA

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Tuition & Fees

$21,700

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
590
25th
500
75th
600
25th
490
75th
24
25th
17
75th
26
25th
18
75th
26
25th
19
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undergraduateRatios

45%

male

55%

female

15

students

1

faculty

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Moderately Selective

70%

acceptance rate

Accepted 4,103
Declined 1,695
Total Received 5,798
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Private

4,377

undergraduate students

388

graduate students

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School Facts

York College of Pennsylvania is a private, liberal arts college. It was founded as an academy in 1787, merged with York Collegiate Institute in 1929, became a two-year college in 1941, and gained four-year status in 1968. Its 190-acre campus is located in the city of York, 45 miles north of Baltimore.

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 4,765
Established in 1787
Coeducational Coeducational

190‐acre, suburban campus in York (population: 44,132), 65 miles from Baltimore and 90 miles from Philadelphia. Served by air and bus; major airport serves Baltimore; smaller airport serves Harrisburg (30 miles); train serves Lancaster (27 miles). School operates transportation around campus. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Large town

York College of Pennsylvania
441 Country Club Road
York, PA
17403-3651

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
55%
of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
73%
of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
10%
Top 1/4
33%
Top 1/2
72%
Bottom 1/2
28%
Bottom 1/4
8%

Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
590
25th
500
75th
600
25th
490
75th
24
25th
17
75th
26
25th
18
75th
26
25th
19

Admissions Facts

Application fee $0
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Required of some
Common application accepted Yes
Application deadline (final deadline) August 23
School has early decision program Yes
Early decision program application deadline December 15
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

70%

acceptance rate

Accepted 4,103
Declined 1,695
Total Received 5,798

Admissions Factors

Required

Admission test scores
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
Secondary School Record
Secondary School GPA

Recommended

Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations

Neither required nor recommended

Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Secondary School Rank
Formal demonstration of competencies

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

Not reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Other
  • Resume assistance

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

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Special transportation
  • Talking books
  • Tutors

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Financial Aid

89%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$9,672

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $19,670
Room $6,520
Board $5,170
Additional fees $2,030
Books & supplies $1,200
Total $34,590
Average Financial Aid - $9,672
Total with Avg. Aid $24,918

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $4,875,106
State $2,899,722
Institutional $16,797,578
Other external $871,986
Total $25,444,392

Non-need-based

Federal
State $16,432
Institutional $6,029,214
Other external $211,645
Total $6,257,291

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Financial Facts

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Financial Aid Office


P: 717 849-1682
financialaid@ycp.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
Baseball yes
Basketball yes yes
Field hockey yes
Golf yes yes
Lacrosse yes yes
Soccer yes yes
Softball yes
Swimming yes yes
Tennis yes yes
Track and field indoor yes yes
Track and field x country yes yes
Volleyball yes
Wrestling yes

Club Sports - Men's

baseball, ice hockey, lacrosse, rugby, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Club Sports - Women's

dance team, lacrosse, rugby, softball, ultimate Frisbee

Intramural/Recreational Sports

basketball, dance, equestrian sports, hockey skills competition, indoor soccer, skiing, softball, ultimate Frisbee

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Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Capital Athletic Conference

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting. yes yes
Behavioral Sciences. yes
Biology Teacher Education. yes
Biology/Biological Sciences, General. yes yes
Business Administration and Management, General. yes yes yes
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other. yes
Chemistry, General. yes yes
Civil Engineering, General. yes
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist. yes
Computer Engineering, General. yes
Computer Science. yes
Computer and Information Systems Security/Auditing/Information Assurance. yes
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration. yes yes
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General. yes
Economics, General. yes
Education, General. yes
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs. yes
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Junior High/Middle School Special Education Programs. yes
Electrical and Electronics Engineering. yes
Engineering, Other. yes
English Language and Literature, General. yes
English/Language Arts Teacher Education. yes
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies. yes
Finance, General. yes
Fine/Studio Arts, General. yes
Forensic Science and Technology. yes
General Literature. yes
General Studies. yes
Graphic Design. yes
History, General. yes
Hospitality Administration/Management, General. yes
Human Development and Family Studies, General. yes
Humanities/Humanistic Studies. yes
Intelligence, General. yes
International Business/Trade/Commerce. yes
International Relations and Affairs. yes
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching. yes
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management. yes
Management Information Systems, General. yes
Management Science. yes
Marketing, Other. yes
Marketing/Marketing Management, General. yes
Mass Communication/Media Studies. yes
Mathematics Teacher Education. yes
Mathematics, General. yes
Mechanical Engineering. yes
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other. yes
Music Teacher Education. yes
Music, General. yes
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist. yes
Nursing Administration. yes
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) yes
Organizational Leadership. yes
Parks, Recreation, and Leisure Studies. yes
Philosophy, Other. yes
Philosophy. yes
Political Science and Government, General. yes
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing. yes
Psychology, General. yes
Public Policy Analysis, General. yes
Public Relations/Image Management. yes
Public/Applied History. yes
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer. yes
Recording Arts Technology/Technician. yes
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist. yes
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education. yes
Social Studies Teacher Education. yes
Sociology, General. yes
Spanish Language and Literature. yes
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management. yes
Sports Communication. yes
Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy. yes

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Programs Offered

  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Self-designed majors

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Computer Science
  • Engineering
  • Other

4,765

total students

59%

in-state

41%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

92%

4,377
students

Female
55%
2,417

Male
45%
1,960

8%

388
students

Female
63%
243

Male
37%
145

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

89%

3,885
students

Female
56%
2,173

Male
44%
1,712

11%

492
students

Female
50%
244

Male
50%
248

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Student Break-down

1%
Nonresident aliens
5%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Hispanic/Latino
75%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

4%

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements High School GPA: 2.00
College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Recommended of All
Interview Recommended of Some
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Recommended of All

Transfer Application Deadline

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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