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Students at Penn State Altoona

About the Students

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 38 responses
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  • Eager to succeed and make a name of their own
    63%
  • Basic
    16%
  • Studious
    11%
  • Unique
    5%
  • It all depends on every persons action.
    3%
  • Rude, Ratchet, nasty
    3%
Female Undergrads
45%
Male Undergrads
55%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    72%
  • Out-of-State
    17%
  • International
    8%
  • Unknown
    2%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    1%
  • 18-19
    64%
  • 20-21
    23%
  • 22-24
    7%
  • Over 25
    5%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    16%
  • $30k-$48k
    13%
  • $49k-$75k
    16%
  • $76k-$110k
    21%
  • $110k+
    34%

Ethnic Diversity

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34%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage.44 responses
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44%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students).43 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    7%
  • Asian
    3%
  • Hispanic
    6%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    5%
  • Multiracial
    3%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    1%
  • White
    75%

Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 28 responses
  • Republican
    32%
  • Democratic
    39%
  • Independent
    4%
  • Other party not mentioned
    4%
  • I don't care about politics
    21%
Poll
How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 45 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    4%
  • Liberal
    9%
  • Moderate
    31%
  • Conservative
    7%
  • Very conservative
    4%
  • Not sure
    44%
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