Gannon is an above-average private, Catholic university located in Erie, Pennsylvania. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 2,481 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the Gannon acceptance rate is 78%. Popular majors include Health Professions, Kinesiology and Exercise Science, and Nursing. Graduating 65% of students, Gannon alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $37,900.
Gannon University Rankings
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- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.43 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.42 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.42 responses
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Undergrads Over 25
Freshmen Live On-Campus
- of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.50 responses
- of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.61 responses
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
- of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.27 responses
Gannon University Reviews
This school's PA program is great! Teachers are nice and helpful. They are very good at answering questions. You can tell they are trying to make the school a better place to learn. In addition, they have multiple ways of getting involved. The honors program is also something i recommend to all. I love honors classes as opposed to the typical classroom because honors classes are smaller. The only drawback I can think of is the work-study. They do not offer many options on campus. They tend to higher previous students which means there is no way you can get a job on campus unless a student who works for them graduates.
I am a freshman at Gannon and I am beyond happy I choose to go here. I made the best friends anyone could ask for. If I could change anything it would be the dinning hall hours and maybe become a little more organized with the amazing events they have and that’s it! I can’t wait to continue my journey!
I love the atmosphere at gannon university! Most professors are amazing and truly care about your experience! Gannon athletics are amazing as well! They give great scholarships and placements are getting better and better every single year!