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

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Shippensburg, Pennsylvania Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$13,544

Avg in-state tuition

$21,586

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania

Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania is a medium-sized public university located on a suburban campus in Shippensburg, Pennsylvania. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 6,084, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 91%. The university offers 41 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 58%, and a student-faculty ratio of 16:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $13,544, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $21,586.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

91% 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 91%

Retention Rate 75%

Graduation Rate 58%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 930-1150

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 16-23

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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54%

Female Student Population

16:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

6k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

75%

Black

12%

Hispanic

6%

Two or more races

4%

Unknown

1%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

Information not available

Socio-Economic Diversity

38% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

38%

State Grant Aid

43%

Institution Grant Aid

59%

Pell Grant

38%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,764
State Grant Aid $3,124
Institution Grant Aid $2,811
Pell Grant Aid $4,270
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.