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Central Penn College
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  • 4 Year
  • SUMMERDALE, PA

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C+
  2. Value
    grade B minus
  3. Diversity
    grade B+
  4. Campus
    grade B+
  5. Athletics
    grade C minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade B minus
  8. Location
    grade B
  9. Dorms
    grade A
  10. Campus Food
    grade B+
  11. Student Life
    grade B
  12. Safety
    grade A+

About

600 VALLEY ROAD
SUMMERDALE, PA 17093
Athletic Division
USCAA
Athletic Conference
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From Central Penn College

Here, you'll feel right at home. Central Penn College is a small private college located on a 58-acre suburban campus in central Pennsylvania. We're also just a 10-minute drive from Harrisburg, the state capital.

Opportunities start here!

- Certificate, diploma, associate, bachelor's, and master's degree programs

- 15 to 1 student-to-faculty ratio

- Day, evening, in-person, online, and hybrid class formats

- Providing high-quality online education since 2004

- Accelerated, 11-week terms

- USCAA Div 2 Athletics

Start your success story here!

- Career-focused programs for high-demand, essential professions

- Welcoming campus community

- Flexibility for all types of students

- Opportunities to start careers sooner

- Caring, knowledgeable professors with real-world experience

- More than $2 million in scholarships awarded each year

Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
83%
SAT Range
660-910
ACT Range
13-17
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Recommended
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
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Cost

Net Price
$16,546 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$10,607 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
98%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
10:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
84%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 25 responses
80%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 25 responses
56%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 25 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
16
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
6
Online Bachelor's Programs
10
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    28%
  • On Campus
    15%
  • Online
    57%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
225 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
716
Undergrads Over 25
58%
Pell Grant
63%
Varsity Athletes
19%
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Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
77%
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What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 22 responses
  • Professional environment.
    45%
  • Engaging professional professors.
    27%
  • Fun
    18%
  • Immature students
    5%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$35,300 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
47%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
93%
National
83%

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