Cheyney University of Pennsylvania
School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More
This school is more affordable than other public schools.
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About Cheyney University of Pennsylvania
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania is a small public university located on a suburban campus in Cheyney, Pennsylvania. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 623, and admissions are selective. The university offers 25 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 27%, and a student-faculty ratio of 15:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $7,716, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $12,723.
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Retention Rate Insight
56% of full-time students stayed to continue their studies the following academic year. These students started in Fall 2019 and returned in Fall 2020.
Graduation Rate Insight
27% of students graduated out of all full-time, first-time students who began their studies in Fall 2014. Keep in mind many students who enroll are not typically first-time students, as most are adult learners. Therefore, the number of first-time students is traditionally low.
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Transfer Credit Policy
Dual enrollment Yes
Credit for qualified life experience* Yes
Advance placement (AP) credits Yes
*This can include previous jobs, trainings, licenses/credentials, or seminars. You may need to complete an exam or provide a portfolio to earn credit.
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Student Body Stats
This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.Learn more about how we determine school awards
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Ways Students Can Learn
Two or more races
American Indian/Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander
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Female student population
73% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
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