Penn State Hazleton is a public, state school in an small town setting in Hazleton, Pennsylvania. Penn State Hazleton was founded in 1934 and enrolls 539 undergrads and no graduate students.
Penn State Hazleton offers housing for up to 0 students. Most students live off campus,.
There are 10.1 undergraduate students for every full-time Penn State Hazleton professor.
|2021 Penn State Hazleton Admissions Facts At-a Glance|
|Overall Acceptance Rate||78%|
|Mean ACT score||23|
All regular decision applicants will receive an admissions decision by October 1.
Penn State Hazleton does not offer early decision but does offer early action.
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It is moderately difficult to get into Penn State Hazleton. Penn State Hazleton admitted 78% of all applicants in 2021. In 2021, 452 out of 578 total applicants were accepted.
Penn State Hazleton reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in the most recent year.
Penn State Hazleton is considered moderately difficult to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to Penn State Hazleton, applicants must submit the following items.
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The mean ACT score for Penn State Hazleton students is 23.
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Penn State Hazleton does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
Out of all applicants, 82% submitted the SAT. 4% submitted the ACT.
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Yes! Penn State Hazleton provides on-campus housing for students.
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Penn State Hazleton meets 65% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend Penn State Hazleton full-time are awarded $12,513 a year in financial aid, on average.
The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021
Some financial aid is awarded ona first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA early. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.
Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience.
Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Penn State Hazleton, around 77% return for their sophomore year. Out of the 285 students who started at Penn State Hazleton as first-time freshman, 101 graduate within four years.
Around 54% of students who started at Penn State Hazleton earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.
Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school. The average student debt for graduates in the class of 2021 was around $42,247 per student, not including those with no debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.
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Penn State Hazleton is located in the small town setting of Hazleton, Pennsylvania.
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The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Penn State Hazleton is Continuous processing.
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The median ACT score of an admitted student to Penn State Hazleton is 23. Students with an ACT score of 30 and above have a good chance of getting into Penn State Hazleton. Students with an ACT score that falls between 22 and 30 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 22 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
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Wondering what life at Penn State Hazleton is like? There are approximately 539 students enrolled at Penn State Hazleton. 87% percent of students attend school full-time, 87% percent are from PA and 13% percent of students are from other states.
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