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2022 Best colleges that accept the common app in Pennsylvania

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  1. #2 Best Colleges that Accept the Common App in Pennsylvania.

    Carnegie Mellon University

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    4 Year,

    PITTSBURGH, PA,

    1430 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Going to school at Carnegie Mellon University was one of the hardest experiences of my life thus far. During most of the journey I resented the challenges and felt weighed down by the work and....

    Read 1430 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 17%,

    Net Price: $36,983,

    SAT Range: 1460-1560,

  2. #3 Best Colleges that Accept the Common App in Pennsylvania.

    Haverford College

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    4 Year,

    HAVERFORD, PA,

    250 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Haverford is a great place! This is very cliche but the community is amazing, the professors are supportive and very knowledgable, and the atmosphere is welcoming! I chose Haverford because of the....

    Read 250 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 18%,

    Net Price: $25,215,

    SAT Range: 1360-1520,

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  4. #4 Best Colleges that Accept the Common App in Pennsylvania.

    Swarthmore College

    4 Year,

    SWARTHMORE, PA,

    418 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I'm a rising sophomore, so I might change a bit of what I'll say here.My favorite aspect of Swarthmore is the academics. On the professor and academic assistance side, everyone has been patient and encouraging all throughout.I'd met professors who are simply the kindest, most passionate souls I have ever met. The presence of a dedicated Writing Center (getting help with presentations/papers from experienced upperclassman...The college's curriculum offers a great deal of flexibility, but also some structure. In particular, the distributional requirement for graduation is a prime example of this. Under it, you must take....

    Read 418 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 9%,

    Net Price: $20,360,

    SAT Range: 1390-1540,

  5. #5 Best Colleges that Accept the Common App in Pennsylvania.

    Villanova University

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    4 Year,

    VILLANOVA, PA,

    1519 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I really enjoyed attending Villanova University. From the rich diversity on campus to the array of extracurricular activities available to students, I felt both challenged and at home on campus. I was able to participate in various programs through the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Campus Ministry, the Center for Peace and Justice Education, etc. Basketball games, French Club, and...The academics at Villanova cannot be rivaled. Both of my undergraduate professors were attentive, understanding, challenging, and willing to engage with me as a student. I am still in contact with...I would highly recommend Villanova University to any interested student!.

    Read 1519 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 31%,

    Net Price: $38,303,

    SAT Range: 1320-1460,

  6. #6 Best Colleges that Accept the Common App in Pennsylvania.

    Lehigh University

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    4 Year,

    BETHLEHEM, PA,

    891 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Graduate Student says Lehigh University provided me with the education and experience that enabled me very fortunate life and career. Virtually all of my professors were always willing to go spend additional time helping...Back in the early 2000s, it had a bad rep for too many parties. Some of that was true, I must admit. However, it is always a personal choice and, to the best of my knowledge, no one at Lehigh was...Lehigh is not big on Athletics, at least not the major sports, but there is a very strong school spirit, reflected in great attendance of games (my favorites were women's volleyball and men's...For me, Lehigh is among the greatest schools, which helps you set for life..

    Read 891 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 50%,

    Net Price: $29,098,

    SAT Range: 1260-1430,

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  8. #8 Best Colleges that Accept the Common App in Pennsylvania.

    Bucknell University

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    4 Year,

    LEWISBURG, PA,

    776 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Going into my freshman year, I was nervous to start a new phase in my life, but Bucknell's staff and student body made me feel so welcome. The campus is beautiful and there is a tight sense of....

    Read 776 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 38%,

    Net Price: $39,359,

    SAT Range: 1250-1430,

  9. #10 Best Colleges that Accept the Common App in Pennsylvania.

    University of Pittsburgh

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    4 Year,

    PITTSBURGH, PA,

    4189 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I love the community of intelligent, creative, unique, and genuine students I am surrounded by at the University of Pittsburgh. The atmosphere is collaborative rather than competitive, and it fosters....

    Read 4189 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 64%,

    Net Price: $22,346,

    SAT Range: 1250-1420,

  10. #11 Best Colleges that Accept the Common App in Pennsylvania.

    Franklin & Marshall College

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    4 Year,

    LANCASTER, PA,

    855 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I love the campus and the small school setting! Classes are small so connecting with professors is a lot easier. There are many options for classes and majors, as well as the fact that you can now....

    Read 855 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 37%,

    Net Price: $28,038,

    SAT Range: 1200-1420,

  11. #12 Best Colleges that Accept the Common App in Pennsylvania.

    Gettysburg College

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    4 Year,

    GETTYSBURG, PA,

    603 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I attended Gettysburg in the mid-90's and truly believe it was a life changing experience for me. The education, access to professors, and facilities are top notch. I still miss the beauty of the....

    Read 603 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 48%,

    Net Price: $34,850,

    SAT Range: 1200-1370,

  12. #14 Best Colleges that Accept the Common App in Pennsylvania.

    Temple University

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    4 Year,

    PHILADELPHIA, PA,

    5601 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I love Temple because it is a very open, welcoming community, however it will not "baby" you so to speak. Temple shows you how to independently overcome common adult obstacles such as navigating a....

    Read 5601 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 71%,

    Net Price: $23,254,

    SAT Range: 1010-1230,

  13. #15 Best Colleges that Accept the Common App in Pennsylvania.

    Drexel University

    4 Year,

    PHILADELPHIA, PA,

    3031 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I couldn’t have committed to any other College than Drexel! As a leading university located in the heart of a vibrant city like Philadelphia, there is more than enough to explore with the...The major factor that convinced me to Drexel was their Co-Op programme! Drexel has the renowned the equips students with classroom learning and on the job experience which allows students to have a...Drexel education leaves a huge impact on every student that attends which in turn affects everyone around them positively.I love Drexel and everything there is with it, hence, there isn’t a thing I’d like see change about the school..

    Read 3031 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 77%,

    Net Price: $39,463,

    SAT Range: 1180-1380,

  14. #16 Best Colleges that Accept the Common App in Pennsylvania.

    Thomas Jefferson University

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    4 Year,

    PHILADELPHIA, PA,

    1039 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Graduate Student says I am currently 1 year into a two MS program for UX Design. Moving across the country to attend school is not a new thing, but doing it with a family was daunting to say the least. Jefferson has been...I am currently a full-time employee, student, and dad. My professors and cohort members have been amazing to work with. Their knowledge and backgrounds are diverse which has helped me learn and grow...My professors come from incredible backgrounds and are able to provide daily examples/experiences that apply to the courses I am taking. It has made me better in my current job and helped me hone in...I would highly recommend TJU to any student looking to further their education!.

    Read 1039 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 70%,

    Net Price: $29,255,

    SAT Range: 1090-1270,

  15. #19 Best Colleges that Accept the Common App in Pennsylvania.

    Muhlenberg College

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    4 Year,

    ALLENTOWN, PA,

    483 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I loved Muhlenberg- the people really made my experience. Everyone is so friendly and genuinely kind. I have never met better people. Going to Muhlenberg helped me become a happier and kinder person.....

    Read 483 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 62%,

    Net Price: $35,152,

    SAT Range: 1170-1350,

  16. #20 Best Colleges that Accept the Common App in Pennsylvania.

    Saint Joseph's University - Health Sciences

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    4 Year,

    PHILADELPHIA, PA,

    575 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Although I have only completed my first year of college at University of the Sciences, it was one of the best years of my life. Not only am I surrounded by fellow peers and classmates who have the....

    Read 575 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 71%,

    Net Price: $31,497,

    SAT Range: 1110-1320,

  17. #21 Best Colleges that Accept the Common App in Pennsylvania.

    Allegheny College

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    4 Year,

    MEADVILLE, PA,

    926 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Allegheny College is a struggle. There is not one part of my experience here that has been easy in the slightest. The campus is beautiful, with great red brick roads and cool academic buildings that....

    Read 926 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 73%,

    Net Price: $26,376,

    SAT Range: 1140-1350,

  18. #22 Best Colleges that Accept the Common App in Pennsylvania.

    Susquehanna University

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    4 Year,

    SELINSGROVE, PA,

    826 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Loved my experience at SU! It's such a homey place, with lots of extra curricular options and autonomy in path of study. The power levels are not far apart, the university president is a casual,....

    Read 826 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 73%,

    Net Price: $26,597,

    SAT Range: 1020-1230,

  19. #24 Best Colleges that Accept the Common App in Pennsylvania.

    Juniata College

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    4 Year,

    HUNTINGDON, PA,

    886 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says As a parent of a Juniata student, the experience has been excellent! The administration and professors really care about the students. There are many beloved traditions--from Mountain Day, to....

    Read 886 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 67%,

    Net Price: $24,524,

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