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2024 Top Private Universities in Pennsylvania

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  2. #5 Top Private Universities in Pennsylvania.

    Haverford College

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    4 Year,

    HAVERFORD, PA,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says My experience at Haverford College has been wonderful. The Honor Code definitely plays a huge role with this. I have always felt safe walking at night on campus and am able to leave my belongings....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 18%,

    Net Price: $24,462,

    SAT Range: 1420-1540,

  3. #6 Top Private Universities in Pennsylvania.

    Lehigh University

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    4 Year,

    BETHLEHEM, PA,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I am in my junior year and thus far have been enjoying the full college experience at Lehigh. The strongest point at this university is how well rounded it is especially for its size, with extremely...My only gripes with Lehigh are the sluggish state of the academic advising system and the amount of red tape student organizations face when trying to grow or change. Between the close scrutiny of....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 46%,

    Net Price: $31,539,

    SAT Range: 1290-1490,

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  5. #9 Top Private Universities in Pennsylvania.

    Drexel University

    4 Year,

    PHILADELPHIA, PA,

    3170 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says My experience at Drexel University was both enriching and challenging, offering a blend of academic rigor and real-world application. One aspect I appreciated was the emphasis on experiential...On the flip side, one aspect that could be improved is the communication between students and administration. Clearer channels for providing feedback and addressing concerns would enhance the overall....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 83%,

    Net Price: $26,076,

    SAT Range: 1210-1410,

  6. #11 Top Private Universities in Pennsylvania.

    Thomas Jefferson University

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    4 Year,

    PHILADELPHIA, PA,

    1096 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says My experience at Thomas Jefferson University has been academically motivated. I have had the opportunity to create connections with my professors, getting to know them at a personal, professional....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 78%,

    Net Price: $24,227,

    SAT Range: 1130-1320,

  7. #15 Top Private Universities in Pennsylvania.

    Muhlenberg College

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    4 Year,

    ALLENTOWN, PA,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Muhlenberg College is a small but lovely undergraduate liberal arts college. The campus itself is a bit small, but that has always been a positive to me because I like the personable nature of the...In terms academics, Muhlenberg has a very strong theater program, though they are well staffed in other fields as well, providing a plethora of different majors and minors to students. The professors....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 68%,

    Net Price: $30,920,

    SAT Range: 1200-1370,

  8. #18 Top Private Universities in Pennsylvania.

    Marywood University

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    4 Year,

    SCRANTON, PA,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Overall, I do not think I could have made a better college choice than Marywood University. Almost everyone I know gets considerable financial aid and school scholarships - and the small class size...If you like a small, community-centered atmosphere, I would highly recommend looking at Marywood. For a small school, there is a wide variety of majors, and switching majors is incredibly easy! Due....

    Read 601 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 82%,

    Net Price: $22,687,

    SAT Range: 1020-1220,

  9. #19 Top Private Universities in Pennsylvania.

    Saint Francis University

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    4 Year,

    LORETTO, PA,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Saint Francis is truly an amazing college. The professors here are very smart and also extremely kind. They want their students to exceed and they want to get to know them better. There are also a....

    Read 599 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 73%,

    Net Price: $28,883,

    SAT Range: 1010-1220,

  10. #22 Top Private Universities in Pennsylvania.

    Duquesne University

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    4 Year,

    PITTSBURGH, PA,

    1518 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Duquesne has multitudes of support systems and assistance centers designed to help a student through college courses. The Physician Assistant program at Duquesne University prepares students with....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 84%,

    Net Price: $34,505,

    SAT Range: 1140-1310,

  11. #24 Top Private Universities in Pennsylvania.

    Messiah University

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    4 Year,

    MECHANICSBURG, PA,

    1299 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I love the sense of community here. While Messiah University is a Christian school with more rules than other schools, this also allows for a safer campus. If you're a Christian looking to be....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 77%,

    Net Price: $23,895,

    SAT Range: 1100-1340,

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