Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois

Overview


Acceptance Rate
84%
Acceptance Rate by Gender
Percent of Applicants
SAT Score Range
880 - 1120
25th to 75th percentiles
Out of 1600
Tuition & Fees
$21,266
Average Salary in 10 Years
$57,200

Note: 10 years after enrolling at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois

Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois is located in DuBois, Pennsylvania. It is a small public school part of the The Pennsylvania State University system and offers undergrad programs. It has 585 undergraduate students enrolled and admission is selective as the acceptance rate is 83.9%.

Popular majors include Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Health Professions and Related Programs, Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, and Natural Resources and Conservation. 51% of students graduate and go on to earn an average starting salary of $43,600.

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About


🗺 1 College Place
DuBois, Pennsylvania 15801
State Pennsylvania
🌐dubois.psu.edu/

Test Score Range


What test scores do you need to get into Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois?
SAT Score Range
880 - 1120
25th to 75th percentiles
Out of 1600
Median SAT Score
1000
Out of 1600
SAT Score Breakdown
SAT Total Score Ranges
SAT Critical Reading Score Ranges
SAT Math Score Ranges
SAT Writing Score Ranges
ACT Score Breakdown
SAT Writing Score Ranges

SATs or the ACTs?


Should you take the SATs or the ACTs?
Students Submitting SATs
68%
Students Submitting ACTs
2%

A lot more students take the SATs than the ACTs.

Admissions


Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois has around 465 applicants.

Of the students admitted, 34% decide to enroll at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois. This is the admissions yield. A higher admisssions yield means students want to attend the school. A lower one means that they decided to attend another school.

Out of the 465 applicants 59% are men and 41% are women. This means that for every 100 male applicants, there are 69 women, or for every 100 female applicants, there are 145 men.

Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois's acceptance rate is 83.9%. The acceptance rate for men is 83.6% and the acceptance rate for women is 84.2%.

Applicants


Who applies to Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois?
Number of Applicants
465
Number of Applicants per Spot
4
per spot
Male Applicants
59%
Female Applicants
41%

Acceptance Rate


Getting into Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois
Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois Acceptance Rate
83.9%
Getting in
Less Selective
Male Acceptance Rate
83.6%
Female Acceptance Rate
84.2%

School Popularity


Do Students Want to Go to Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois?
Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois Admissions Yield
34%
of accepted students choose to go to Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois
Male Admissions Yield
40%
Female Admissions Yield
26%

Application


Graduation Rate


Graduation Rate
51%
within 6 years
Men Graduation Rate
49%
Women Graduation Rate
52%
Undergrad Graduation Rate
Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Cost


Can you afford to attend Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois?
Average Cost After Financial Aid
$14,772
for one year

Source: Dept. of Education
Published Tuition & Fees
$21,266
Excludes housing

Source: Dept. of Education
Out-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing
$21,266
per year
In-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing
$13,632
per year
How much debt will you graduate with?
Median Student Debt
$26,120

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
How much will you pay each month?
$278
Median debt expressed in 10-year monthly payments

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the median monthly payment a graduate of Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois would expect to pay over 10 years.
Will you be able to pay off your debt?
68%
of students are able to pay down debt 3 years after graduation

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

The 3-year repayment rate is the percentage of students who are able to repay some of their student debt.

Why does this matter? A high rate means that students are making enough money so that they can pay down their student debt. A low rate means that students are having trouble paying down their loans.

Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois Financial Aid
Students Receiving Financial Aid
91%
of students

Source: Dept. of Education
Students Receiving a Federal Student Loan
68%
of students

Source: Dept. of Education

To learn more and apply for financial aid at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois you can visit studentaid.psu.edu/.

Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois Tuition and Room & Board
Out-of-State Tuition
Total Cost: $21,266
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
In-State Tuition
Total Cost: $13,632
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Career & Salary


How much money will you make after graduating from Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois?

Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois students, on average, make $57,200 10-years after they start school (this is approximately 6 years after graduation).

Their salary grows by around 7% in the several years after graduation.

Average Earnings of Students from Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Data is for the number of years after you start at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
How much will your income increase each year?
7.0%
in early to mid-career

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Based on average salary 6 years and 10 years after starting school at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois.
Median Earnings of Students from Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, U.S. Dept of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois.
Male Students: Average Earnings from Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois.
Female Students: Average Earnings from Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois.
Range of Salary Outcomes 10 Years After Starting at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School) by Percentile
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois.

Return on Education


What's the return on the cost of your education?

Is it worth your money to attend Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois? There are many ways to estimate the financial return on your education.

We use the 10-year average earnings (the 10 years start when you enroll, so if you attend a 4-year college, this would be approximately 6 years after you graduate) and the all in one year cost of attending the school. The all in cost is the sum of tuition, fees, and on-campus housing.

By comparing the two, you can get a sense if what the average graduate in early to mid career makes at least covers your cost of attending one year of school.

A higher number is better.

10-Year Average Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School
2.7x

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois. Salary is for the number of years after you start at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
10-Year Median Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School
2.4x

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois. Salary is for the number of years after you start at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
Tuition vs. Earnings
Annual Costs and Earnings
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Housing costs are for on-campus housing.

Teaching


Student-Faculty Ratio
12
students per faculty
Average Professional Salary
$106,760
for full-time professors
Salary Group: Medium-High

Graduate School


Can you go to grad school at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois?
No
Highest degree: Bachelor's degree

Students


Undergraduate Focus
100%
Undergrads
585
Total Students
585
undergrads and grad students
Part-Time Students
10%
Students over 25
18%
Student Median Household Income
$63,382
per year
(compared to U.S. median household income of $61,372 in 2017)

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education, U.S. Census Bureau

Student Diversity


Who will be your classmates?
Women
39%
of undergraduates
Men
61%
of undergraduates
Are there more men or more women?
More Men

Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois has more male students than female students.

This means that for every 100 women, there are 156 men. Or that for every 100 men, there are 64 women.

International Students
1%
of undergraduates
Undergraduate Student Diversity at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Student Age
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Where are Students from?
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
What do students at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois study?
Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois Popular Majors
Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

The most popular majors at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois are:

  1. Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
  2. Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
  3. Health Professions and Related Programs
  4. Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  5. Natural Resources and Conservation
Approximately 79% of students choose to study one of these majors.

Student Satisfaction


Will you be happy at Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois?
Undergrad Full-Time Student Retention Rate
80%

Student retention rate is an indicator of student satisfaction. Retention rate is the percentage of students who continue to study at the college the following year.

Higher retention rates mean students tend to stay at the college, while lower retention rates students are unsatisfied and leave.

Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois has a retention rate of 80% for full-time undergrads, which is neither high nor low.

Transfers


Undergraduate Transfers
24
4% of undergraduates
Transfer In Rate
Low

Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois has around 24 students who transfer into the school each year. This is fairly low at approximately 4% of total undergraduates.

Higher transfer in rates mean that students see Pennsylvania State University - Penn State DuBois as better than the college they were previously enrolled in. Higher rates also mean that there will be more new faces on campus.

Politics in Pennsylvania


Presidential Election Results of 2016
Republican

Politically, Pennsylvania tends to be About even. In the 2016 Presidential election, 48% of the state voted for the Democratic party, 48% voted for the Republican party, and 2% voted for neither.

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