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

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Penn State New Kensington is a public college located in Upper Burrell Township, Pennsylvania in the Pittsburgh Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 489 undergraduate students. The Penn State New Kensington acceptance rate is 80%. Popular majors include Nursing, Management Sciences and Information Systems, and Electrical Engineering Technician. Graduating 47% of students, Penn State New Kensington alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $40,100.

About

3550 Seventh Street Road
New Kensington, PA 15068
Branch of
Penn State
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USCAA
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PSU New Kensington Admissions

Acceptance Rate
80%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
990-1190
ACT Range
18-25
Application Fee
$65
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$17,533 / 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
$6,396 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
95%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
11:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
83%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 6 responses
100%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 7 responses
57%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 7 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
    33%
  • On Campus
    66%
  • Online
    1%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
489 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
96
Undergrads Over 25
9%
Pell Grant
29%
Varsity Athletes
17%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 3 responses
  • Rural
    67%
  • Burrell High school...nuff said
    33%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$50,100 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
47%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
94%
National
83%
100%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 5 responses

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