California University of PennsylvaniaSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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California, Pennsylvania Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$11,108

Avg in-state tuition

$15,726

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About California University of Pennsylvania

California University of Pennsylvania is a medium-sized public university located on a suburban campus in California, Pennsylvania. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 6,842, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 97%. The university offers 50 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 50%, and a student-faculty ratio of 18:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $11,108, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $15,726.

Admissions Breakdown

This school accepts applicants at a higher rate than other schools.

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Acceptance Rate Insight

97% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate (High Acceptance Rate) 97%

Retention Rate 72%

Graduation Rate 50%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 910-1100

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 17-23

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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58%

Female Student Population

18:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

7k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

77%

Black

10%

Unknown

4%

Hispanic

4%

Two or more races

3%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

49% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

49%

State Grant Aid

49%

Institution Grant Aid

82%

Pell Grant

49%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,087
State Grant Aid $3,026
Institution Grant Aid $3,412
Pell Grant Aid $4,273
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.