94%

Acceptance Rate

$5,675

Avg.Financial Aid

003318

FAFSA Code

About Clarion University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

4,864

Website

www.clarion.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

MSCHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

840 Wood Street

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 8143932000
Fax: 8143932030
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Rankings

The ranking of a particular university helps a student decide where to apply, which is always a tough decision. The ranking of a university is a great way to gauge its performance on several factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, student experience, and academic success. Usually, the rankings by Forbes and US News are considered noteworthy by applicants and experts. Clarion University of Pennsylvania doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of these two publications.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

N/A

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

94%

SAT Range

950 - 1130

ACT Range

18 - 22

Application Fee

$35

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

Though the varsity takes in only a few number of students, and the admission to CUP is fairly easy. The admission process starts by filling up the form and submitting a fee of $35. As per the past trends, the SAT score of a student must lie in the range of 940-1130 to improve her chances. The average ACT score at Clarion University of Pennsylvania is 20. However, those getting an ACT score less than 17 might also be offered admission. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 840 Wood Street, Clarion, Pennsylvania 16214. They can also call them at (814) 393-2000.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$19,297

Average Annual Cost

$7,716

Books And Supplies

$1,260

Other Fees

$3,459

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$12,270

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,270

Total One Year Cost

$27,975

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to CUP are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $30,816. Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

NA

Student:Faculty Ratio

17:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

74%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

56%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$26

Faculty Overview

47%

Male Professors

53%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

107 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

103 Graduates

Communication Disorders Sciences an...

78 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

65 Graduates

Mental and Social Health Services a...

52 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

50 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

49 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

40 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

39 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

36 Graduates

Allied Health and Medical Assisting...

34 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

32 Graduates

Biology, General

29 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

28 Graduates

Industrial Production Technologies/...

25 Graduates

Marketing

23 Graduates

Sociology

21 Graduates

Psychology, General

19 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

18 Graduates

Biological and Physical Sciences

16 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

15 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

15 Graduates

Business/Managerial Economics

14 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

14 Graduates

Chemistry

13 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

13 Graduates

Physics

13 Graduates

Research and Experimental Psycholog...

12 Graduates

Information Science/Studies

11 Graduates

Mathematics

11 Graduates

Political Science and Government

11 Graduates

Social Sciences, Other

11 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

9 Graduates

History

9 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

8 Graduates

Health Services/Allied Health/Healt...

8 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

7 Graduates

Real Estate

6 Graduates

Anthropology

5 Graduates

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science...

5 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

4 Graduates

International Business

4 Graduates

Legal Support Services

4 Graduates

Library Science and Administration

3 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

3 Graduates

Economics

1 Graduates

Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

3,937

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

39%

Full-time

79%

Part-time

21%

Students Gender

Male

33%

US National: 44%

Female

67%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

83% White

4% Unknown

7% Black

3% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

0% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

8%

Out Of State

92%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$50,901 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

38%

Averege Housing Cost

$8,590/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $4,080/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$4,080/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Golden Eagles

School Colors

blue and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference

Total Male Athletes

191

Total Female Athletes

158

Intramural Sports

50

Sports Club

10

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Football

Golf

Swimming and Diving

Wrestling

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by CUP. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $12,668 per year. Clarion University of Pennsylvania has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at CUP costs around $4,080 per year. The university has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The university has enrolled around 32% male and 68% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$30,600/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$37,900/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$19,852

$31,000

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$206 - 322

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

81%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,675

Students Receiving Federal Grants

45%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,355

Students Receiving State Aid

49%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,976

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

49%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,374

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$8,925

$30K - $48K

$8,196

$48K - $75K

$4,876

$75K - $110K

$1,929

> $110K

$1,687

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$665,405

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$896,997

The financial aid department of Clarion University of Pennsylvania helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average financial aid at Clarion University of Pennsylvania is around $2,800 and the federal grant is $4,449. The students at the university are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $2,841, while the institutional aid is $2,800. The need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to Clarion University of Pennsylvania amount to $665,405 per annum. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants awarded in a year total $896,997.

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