Pennsylvania State University University Park

United States of America

68thWorld University Ranking

The Pennsylvania State University (commonly referred to as Penn State or PSU) is a public, land-grant research-intensive university with campuses and facilities throughout Pennsylvania. Founded in 1855, the University has a state fold threefold mission of teaching, research and public service.

Its instructional mission includes undergraduate, graduate, professional and continuing education offered through Colleges namely Agricultural Sciences, Arts & Architecture, Smeal College of Business, Donald P. Bellisario College of Communication, Earth & Mineral Sciences, Education, Engineering, Health & Human Development, Information Sciences & Technology, Dickinson Law, Penn State Law, The Liberal Arts college of Medicine, College of Nursing, Eberly College of Science, Schreyer Honors College, The Graduate School, Pennsylvania College of Technology and Division of Undergraduate Studies.

Penn State with their more than 17000 teaching faculty providing care and guide to more than 100000 students anytime, anywhere fostering a diverse and inclusive environment. 

Penn State offers Financial Aid in the form of loans, grants, work-study, and scholarships through award summary notifications on LionPATH (Informative system) after accepting the offer of admission.

The University is committed to providing students with an impressive array of opportunity to redefine boundaries by studying abroad, sharing cultures and changing lives. The University provides international students and scholars, the highest level of expertise in advising, immigration services, and training in support of Penn State’s teaching, research and outreach objectives.

The diversity of the students and faculty creates an exciting mix of cultures. More diversity can be discovered by participating in educational opportunities across the globe. Penn State degree’s experience and knowledge will form a foundation for the life and contribution to the world.

Notable alumni: Jerry Sudusky (American Football Coach), Keegan-Michael Key (Actor) and Lara Spencer (Television Presenter)

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Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test
English

Chemical engineers are involved in almost every industrial process in our society. They design, develop, build, operate, improve and discover industrial processes that involve change in chemical composition, physical nature or energy content of materials. Chemical engineers are also heavily involved in environmental issues.

Completed Self-Reported Academic Record (SRAR) portion of the Penn State application, Academic Records, Test scores: ACT, SAT, IELTS, TOEFL

Analytical chemist, Energy manager, Manufacturing engineer, Materials engineer, Mining engineer, Production manager, Quality manager.

31st Jan

English

Accounting is the language of business, the discipline of measuring, communicating, and interpreting financial activity.

Completed Self-Reported Academic Record (SRAR) portion of the Penn State application, Academic Records, Test scores: ACT, SAT, IELTS, TOEFL

Pubic Accountant or Auditor, Corporate Accountant, Internal Auditor, Tax examiner, Collector or revenue agent. Online Adjunct Faculty, Accounting Administrator, Senior Business Analyst, Finance Controller, Executive Administrator.

31st Jan

English

This program is focussed, professional training program that includes a required semester of study abroad at the Theatre Academy of London.

Completed Self-Reported Academic Record (SRAR) portion of the Penn State application, Academic Records, Test scores: ACT, SAT, IELTS, TOEFL

Arts administrator, Broadcast presenter, Film director, Further education teacher, Higher education lecturer, Secondary school teacher, Theatre stage manager.

31st Jan

English

Aerospace engineers design, develop, test, and help produce commercial and military aircraft, spacecraft, surface effect vehicles, missiles, and other related hardware and systems. They also design and develop hydrofoil ships, deep diving vessels for oceanographic research, and high-speed rail-type machines.

Completed Self-Reported Academic Record (SRAR) portion of the Penn State application, Academic Records, Test scores: ACT, SAT, IELTS, TOEFL

NASA - Pilots or crew member of a spacecraft, Physical Scientists, Life Scientists,Technicians, Jobs with Boeing, BAE Systems, Qinetiq, Airbus, Rolls-Royce, Thales, General Electric and British Airways.

31st Jan

English

African American and African Studies is dedicated to the interdisciplinary study of the past and present cultures and experiences of peoples of African descent in the United States, as well as in Africa and the Caribbean basin. Through traditional classroom experiences combined with internships and study abroad opportunities, students may select the major or minor with two options: African American Studies and African Studies.

Completed Self-Reported Academic Record (SRAR) portion of the Penn State application, Academic Records, Test scores: ACT, SAT, IELTS, TOEFL

Adjunct Faculty, Associate Professor, Program Director, African Research Center Director, Credit Union Examiner, Community Counselor.

31st Jan

a) University online application

b) Official high school transcripts

c) Official SAT or ACT scores.

d) Typical SAT scores (Critical Reading + Math- 1170-1350), ACT Composite (26-30)

e) Average GPA range (3.55-3.97)

f) TOEFL/IELTS scores if the applicant’s native language is not English

g) TOEFL: IBT 80, PBT-550, IELTS-6.5

h) Acceptance rate: 51% (2015)

Requirements may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific requirements.

 

Fees

Bachelors: $51,490

Fees may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific fees.

Cost of Living

The annual cost of living at the Pennsylvania State University, University Park is $13,000 approx.

Accommodation

Yes, the university has in campus dorm facilities.

Bachelors:  November 30

Masters: International applicants must submit materials at least four months before the beginning of the semester for which they are applying

Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific deadlines.

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United States of America
59
US News
30
QS
43
Shanghai
35
Times Higher Education
142
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University Stats

99130

Students

84685

Undergraduates

14475

Postgraduate

8865

Faculty Strength

11

Student Faculty Ratio

56
%

Acceptance Rate

$
51490

Tuition Fees

$
13000

Living Cost

$
5000

Other Fees

3.58

Avg. GPA

81
%

Avg. Percentage

1050

Avg. SAT

* All cost are in USD