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Penn State Greater Allegheny
  • 4 Year
  • MCKEESPORT, PA

Report Card

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

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Penn State Greater Allegheny is a public college located in McKeesport, Pennsylvania in the Pittsburgh Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 417 undergraduate students. The Penn State Greater Allegheny acceptance rate is 87%. Popular majors include Business, Criminal Justice and Safety Studies, and Information Science. Graduating 46% of students, Penn State Greater Allegheny alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $40,100.

About

4000 UNIVERSITY DRIVE
MCKEESPORT, PA 15132
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Athletic Division
USCAA
Athletic Conference
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PSU Greater Allegheny Admissions

Acceptance Rate
87%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
930-1240
ACT Range
23-27
Application Fee
$65
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$17,855 / 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
$7,775 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
93%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
9:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
89%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 9 responses
60%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 10 responses
90%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 10 responses

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Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    39%
  • On Campus
    60%
  • Online
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
417 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
45
Undergrads Over 25
8%
Pell Grant
44%
Varsity Athletes
25%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 8 responses
  • Ambitious
    50%
  • Loafers
    25%
  • Determined
    13%
  • Loud
    13%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
76%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 17 responses
Poll
56%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 25 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 5 responses
  • Great
    60%
  • Passionate
    20%
  • Terrible
    20%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$50,100 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
46%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
94%
National
83%
60%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 5 responses

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