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PennWest Edinboro
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  • 4 Year
  • EDINBORO, PA

Report Card

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

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PennWest Edinboro is a public college located in Edinboro, Pennsylvania in the Erie Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 2,544 undergraduate students. The PennWest Edinboro acceptance rate is 92%. Popular majors include Studio Arts, Nursing, and Business. Graduating 47% of students, PennWest Edinboro alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $26,000.

About

219 MEADVILLE ST
EDINBORO, PA 16444
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (with football)
Athletic Conference
Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference

PennWest Edinboro Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

PennWest Edinboro Admissions

Acceptance Rate
92%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
970-1170
ACT Range
20-27
Application Fee
$30
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No data available  

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Cost

Net Price
$15,771 / 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
$5,524 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
96%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
12:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
71%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 73 responses
53%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 88 responses
55%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 88 responses

Majors

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
4
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
1
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
3
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    35%
  • On Campus
    58%
  • Online
    7%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,544 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
395
Undergrads Over 25
12%
Pell Grant
40%
Varsity Athletes
17%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 59 responses
  • Friendly
    42%
  • Unique
    20%
  • Charismatic
    12%
  • Indifferent
    12%
  • The lack of awareness of culture
    7%
  • Irritated
    3%
  • Nerdy
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
68%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 102 responses
Poll
48%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 119 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 63 responses
  • Comfortable
    25%
  • Welcoming and filled with new experiences
    22%
  • Friendly
    17%
  • Strange
    10%
  • Ok
    8%
  • Snowbound
    6%
  • Diverse
    3%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$35,400 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
47%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
89%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 44 responses

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