Clarks Summit UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

South Abington Township, PA

$26,082

Avg tuition

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About Clarks Summit University

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: Christian, Baptist  While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Clarks Summit University is a small private university located on a suburban campus in South Abington Township, Pennsylvania. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 771, and admissions are very selective, with an acceptance rate of 41%. The university offers 27 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 88%, and a student-faculty ratio of 11:1. Tuition and fees for students are $26,082.

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Admissions Breakdown

This school has a competitive acceptance rate.

This school is a little more selective about its students. Competitive acceptance schools welcome 15-50% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

41% 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.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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771

Students Enrolled

64%

Online Student Enrollment

11:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Demographics

White

82%

Black

6%

Hispanic

5%

Two or more races

3%

Asian

2%

Unknown

1%

Non-U.S. Citizen

0%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

Information not available

Female student population

47%

Socio-economic diversity

56% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

56%

State Grant Aid

31%

Institution Grant Aid

94%

Pell Grant

56%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $4,157
State Grant Aid $3,739
Institution Grant Aid $12,712
Pell Grant Aid $3,654

Financial Outlook

$27k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$20k

Average student debt after graduation

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.