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Penn State Worthington Scranton

Dunmore, PA 4-Year Public
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About Penn State Worthington Scranton

Penn State Worthington Scranton Overview

Penn State Worthington Scranton is a public, state school in a small town setting in Dunmore, Pennsylvania. Penn State Worthington Scranton was founded in 1923 and presently has around 942 students per year year, including 942 undergraduates. Regular decision applicants for Fall 2023 should receive admissions decisions by October 1.

Student Activities at Penn State Worthington Scranton

Are you interested in music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Penn State Worthington Scranton's theater groups.

Interested in journalism or communications? Penn State Worthington Scranton students can write for the campus newspaperor be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Planning to play sports? Penn State Worthington Scranton has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Penn State Worthington Scranton on the Student Life page.

2022 Penn State Worthington Scranton Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 92%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 25%
In-State Tuition $14,338
Out-of-State $23,610
Percent of Need Met 57.7%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $10,577

Is Penn State Worthington Scranton a Good School?

There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Admissions criteria, acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is.

Let's take a look at these areas to get a better idea of what Penn State Worthington Scranton offers and if the school might be the right college for you.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Penn State Worthington Scranton

Penn State Worthington Scranton is moderately difficult to get into. Around 92% of applicants get into Penn State Worthington Scranton each year. Out of 2,212 applications received in 2022, 2,046 students were offered admission.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Penn State Worthington Scranton

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. Retention measures how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Penn State Worthington Scranton, around 76% return for the next year. Around 57% of students who started at Penn State Worthington Scranton 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 Outcomes for Penn State Worthington Scranton Grads

Job placement stats are a good resource for understanding the value of a degree from Penn State Worthington Scranton by providing a look on how job placement has gone for other grads.

Check with Penn State Worthington Scranton directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Penn State Worthington Scranton

Cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

Penn State Worthington Scranton meets 57.7% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend Penn State Worthington Scranton full-time are awarded $10,577 a year in financial aid, on average.

Graduates in the class of 2022 had an average of $38,040 in student loans per borrower. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Penn State Worthington Scranton.

Based on this information, how does Penn State Worthington Scranton sound? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for another! So ask yourself: Is Penn State Worthington Scranton a good school for you?

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Where is Penn State Worthington Scranton?

Penn State Worthington Scranton is located in the small town setting of Dunmore, Pennsylvania.

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College Info

120 Ridge View Drive Dunmore, PA 18512

Campus Setting: Small Town

Penn State Worthington Scranton Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

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Penn State Worthington Scranton ACT Scores


ACT Range

20 - 28

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

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Penn State Worthington Scranton SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

535 - 635


Reading SAT Range

530 - 620

Penn State Worthington Scranton Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Penn State Worthington Scranton is like? There are approximately 942 students enrolled at Penn State Worthington Scranton. 92% percent of students attend school full-time, 91% percent are from PA and 9% percent of students are from other states.


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