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About Penn State Worthington Scranton

Penn State Worthington Scranton is a public, state school in an small town setting in Dunmore, Pennsylvania. Penn State Worthington Scranton was founded in 1923 and now enrolls around 1,012 students a year, including 1,012 undergrads.

There are 14.3 undergraduate students for every full-time Penn State Worthington Scranton professor.

2021 Penn State Worthington Scranton Admissions Facts At-a Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 81%
In-State Tuition $14,338
Out-of-State $23,610

Penn State Worthington Scranton Regular Decision Deadline 2022

All regular decision applicants will receive an admissions decision by October 1.

Early Admission at Penn State Worthington Scranton

Penn State Worthington Scranton does not offer early decision or early action.

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The deadline to apply early to Penn State Worthington Scranton is on November 1, 2021, which is coming up soon!

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2021 Acceptance Rate for Penn State Worthington Scranton

It is moderately difficult to get into Penn State Worthington Scranton. In 2021, Penn State Worthington Scranton accepted 81% of applicants. Out of 1,870 applications received in 2021, 1,506 students were offered admission.

Penn State Worthington Scranton Waitlist

Penn State Worthington Scranton reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in 2021.

How Do I Get Into Penn State Worthington Scranton?

Penn State Worthington Scranton 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 Worthington Scranton, applicants must submit the following items.

Penn State Worthington Scranton Application Requirements

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Written Essay or Personal Statement
Interview
Transcript of High School Record

Penn State Worthington Scranton Average GPA and Test Scores

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to Penn State Worthington Scranton.

Does Penn State Worthington Scranton Require the ACT or SAT?

Penn State Worthington Scranton 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, 87% submitted the SAT. 4% submitted the ACT.


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Does Penn State Worthington Scranton Offer Dorms?

Penn State Worthington Scranton does not offer on-campus housing for students. Students must commute from home or find their own housing.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at Penn State Worthington Scranton.

Financial Aid at Penn State Worthington Scranton

Penn State Worthington Scranton meets 61% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $10,409 a year.

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some aid is available on a 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.

Is Penn State Worthington Scranton a Good School?

There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are. However, there are a few good ways to get a better sense how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its student body.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Penn State Worthington Scranton

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Penn State Worthington Scranton, around 80% return for their sophomore year. Out of the 251 students who started at Penn State Worthington Scranton as first-time freshman, 66 graduate within four years.

Penn State Worthington Scranton's six-year graduation rate for undergrads is 45%. 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 and Student Debt

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers. Students in the class of 2021 who had taken out student loans graduated with an average of $39,015 of debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

Based on this information, how does Penn State Worthington Scranton sound? Remember, a school that is perfect 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

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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Penn State Worthington Scranton is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Penn State Worthington Scranton is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

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Penn State Worthington Scranton ACT Scores

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ACT Range

20 - 29

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

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Penn State Worthington Scranton SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

470 - 570

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Reading SAT Range

480 - 580

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Penn State Worthington Scranton Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$14,836

In State

$24,108

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$14,338
$23,610
Fees
$498
$498
Housing
Unknown
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Student Life

Wondering what life at Penn State Worthington Scranton is like? There are approximately 1,012 students enrolled at Penn State Worthington Scranton. 91% percent of students attend school full-time, 93% percent are from PA and 7% percent of students are from other states.

91%

Full Time

9%

Part Time

93%

In State

7%

Out-of-State

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,012

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

81%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$14,836

Out-of-State

$24,108

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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