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2023 Top Public Universities in Pennsylvania

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  1. #1 Top Public Universities in Pennsylvania.

    Penn State

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    4 Year,

    UNIVERSITY PARK, PA,

    7270 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I chose Penn State University because of the multitude of research and other science-related opportunities that are afforded to you when attending a large university. I also love the overall....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 56%,

    Net Price: $26,151,

    SAT Range: 1160-1360,

  2. #2 Top Public Universities in Pennsylvania.

    University of Pittsburgh

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    4 Year,

    PITTSBURGH, PA,

    4216 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....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 64%,

    Net Price: $22,346,

    SAT Range: 1250-1420,

  3. #3 Top Public Universities in Pennsylvania.

    Temple University

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    4 Year,

    PHILADELPHIA, PA,

    5650 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says As a transferring student to Temple University, it was quite what I had expected. I had already been around the campus and had an idea of what it would be like. I really like how diverse the....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 71%,

    Net Price: $23,254,

    SAT Range: 1010-1230,

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  6. #8 Top Public Universities in Pennsylvania.

    Slippery Rock University

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    4 Year,

    SLIPPERY ROCK, PA,

    1543 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I loved Slippery Rock University! It was the only school I applied to because I knew early on that I wanted to go there. It was the only public university in Pennsylvania to have my major, integrated....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 74%,

    Net Price: $18,117,

    SAT Range: 1000-1170,

  7. #13 Top Public Universities in Pennsylvania.

    Penn State Altoona

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    4 Year,

    ALTOONA, PA,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Penn State Altoona is a beautiful campus featuring a wonderful pond, rivers, bridges, and wildlife. This campus is very serene and quiet, located in a more suburban area of the city of Altoona. This....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 91%,

    Net Price: $21,947,

    SAT Range: 1000-1180,

  8. Kutztown University of Pennsylvania

    4 Year,

    KUTZTOWN, PA,

    1634 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Going to KU has been the best decision I made in my entire life, as well as the best thing that has ever happened to me. From debating world issues in Model UN to traveling to Washington DC to work....

    Read 1634 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 93%,

    Net Price: $21,673,

    SAT Range: 950-1120,

  9. Millersville University of Pennsylvania

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    4 Year,

    MILLERSVILLE, PA,

    1480 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Millersville U is a whole experience - and a great one at that! First of all, they provide TONS of accommodations for students. Free or cheap extracurriculars, tons and tons of clubs and groups, and....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 85%,

    Net Price: $21,599,

    SAT Range: 1000-1190,

  10. Indiana University of Pennsylvania

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    4 Year,

    INDIANA, PA,

    2675 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I am a current international student at Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP). My campus is a very diverse campus open to everyone in the community. I came a here alone with no one but IUP gave me....

    Read 2675 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 93%,

    Net Price: $20,933,

    SAT Range: 930-1130,

  11. Pennsylvania College of Technology

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    4 Year,

    WILLIAMSPORT, PA,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Penn College is a phenomenal school. The professors are knowledgeable, respectful, and are willing to give you more of their time if its needed. They maintain professionalism while keeping things....

    Read 601 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $22,973,

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