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Clarks Summit University

Clarks Summit, PA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate51%

About Clarks Summit University

Clarks Summit University prepares Christ-centered, career-ready graduates through both on-campus and online options. As an accredited university, CSU offers more than 80 academic programs that span from High School Dual Enrollment to doctoral degrees. Every bachelor’s degree student earns a major in Biblical Studies alongside their career major of choice—Biology, Business Administration, Counseling and Education are just a few of the 60+ options. Customizable master’s programs include Bible, Counseling, Education and Business. Baptist Bible Seminary combines ministry skills and sound biblical study in master’s and doctoral degrees. Students can pursue their degree conveniently through fully online degrees and remote learning options. Residential students join a welcoming community to study on our beautiful Northeastern Pennsylvania campus.

Clarks Summit University is a private, religious university in the suburb of Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania. Clarks Summit University was founded in 1932. The university enrolls around 1,001 students a year, including 723 undergrad students.

2017 Acceptance Rate for Clarks Summit University

It is not difficult to get into Clarks Summit University. Around 51% of applicants get into Clarks Summit University each year. In 2017, 211 students applied to Clarks Summit University and 107 were admitted.

Clarks Summit University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 51%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.3
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 61%

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Clarks Summit University is located in the town of Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania,.

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College Info

538 Venard Road Clarks Summit, PA 18411

Campus Setting: Suburban

Clarks Summit University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Clarks Summit University is Aug 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Clarks Summit University is Continuous processing.

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Wondering what life at Clarks Summit University is like? There are approximately 1,001 students enrolled at Clarks Summit University, including 723 undergraduate students and 278 graduate students. 79% percent of students attend school full-time, 56% percent are from PA and 44% percent of students are from other states.


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