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York College of Pennsylvania
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  • 4 Year
  • YORK, PA

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Report Card

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

About

441 COUNTRY CLUB RD
YORK, PA 17403
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
Middle Atlantic Conferences
From York College of Pennsylvania

York College of Pennsylvania is a private, four-year college located in the city of York. Housed on 190 acres, the college is known for its focus on experiential learning and community engagement, serving over 4,000 undergraduate students in more than 70 majors, along with 20+ graduate and professional programs. Deeply rooted in the liberal arts, York is recognized for excellence in its professional nursing, business, engineering, and education programs. York prides itself on its experienced, engaged faculty; its high-impact and student-centric philosophy; and its long-standing commitment to affordability and accessibility.

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York College of Pennsylvania Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
69%
SAT Range
1000-1210
ACT Range
19-25
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$21,396 / 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
$10,592 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
14:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
80%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 66 responses
57%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 75 responses
61%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 75 responses

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
    8%
  • On Campus
    92%
  • Online
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
3,687 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
351
Undergrads Over 25
4%
Pell Grant
33%
Varsity Athletes
13%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 50 responses
  • Everyone is different, there is no typical student
    32%
  • Studious, Ambitious, Go with the flow
    26%
  • Studious, Cliquey, party girls
    16%
  • Studious, coffee addicted, party girls
    12%
  • Hardworking
    8%
  • Studious, Hardworking, Driven to Succeed
    4%
  • I'm a Freshman virtually on line.
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
73%
Poll
57%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 88 responses
Poll
65%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 112 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 46 responses
  • Home
    26%
  • The Door of Possibilities
    20%
  • Small school
    15%
  • A second home my first year, a home my second year
    13%
  • A second home sometimes
    11%
  • Unique
    7%
  • Home away from home
    4%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$50,400 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
63%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
96%
National
83%
90%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 42 responses

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