Pennsylvania State University, Beaver (Penn State)

Monaca, PA

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Pennsylvania State University, Beaver

Pennsylvania State University, Beaver

Pennsylvania State University, Beaver Student Essentials

Pennsylvania State University, Beaver Student Essentials
Region: Mid-Atlantic
Setting: Large Town Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)
Website: www.br.psu.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Selective
In-State Tuition: $ 13,350
Out-of-State Tuition: $ 19,906
Retention Rate: 71%
Enrollment: 1,122
Year Established: 1939

About Penn State

Pennsylvania State University (PSU) Beaver is a small, scenic campus located near Pittsburgh. It has been acknowledged by corporate recruiters as having top graduates for the workforce, and has the resources of the PSU system behind it.

It has undergraduate degrees in areas like Administration of Justice, Communications, Information Sciences and Technology, and Psychology. It also has a partnership with PSU Harrisburg to provide a graduate degree in Education (Teaching and Curriculum).

Students even have the option of completing their first two years at Beaver, choosing from hundreds of available PSU academic programs, and then transferring to another campus to complete their degrees.

The university has plenty more to offer, including:

  • Active student life (clubs, cultural performances, leadership opportunities, social events, and more)
  • Career placement services
  • Financial aid for qualifying applicants
  • Internships
  • “JumpStart” dual-enrollment program for high school students
  • Lower tuition costs for Pennsylvania residents
  • Military education benefits for eligible members or veterans
  • Online application process for admissions
  • Study abroad programs

Consider Pennsylvania State University Beaver campus if you are looking for a smaller school with the extensive resources of a larger university network.

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Penn State Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 3 of 5 Stars 1 Review

100% of students gave Pennsylvania State University, Beaver 3 stars overall.

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Penn State Map & Location

Pennsylvania State University, Beaver
100 University Dr
Monaca, PA 15061


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Getting Around Penn State

Walkability

Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.

7/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Monaca, PA

Winter
Dec
40
26
Jan
36
23
Feb
40
24
Spring
Mar
50
31
Apr
63
40
May
72
49
Summer
Jun
80
58
Jul
83
63
Aug
82
62
Fall
Sep
75
55
Oct
64
45
Nov
52
36

Penn State Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 1,119
Freshman Class 251
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 1,122

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 3%
  • African American: 8%
  • Caucasian: 73%
  • Asian: 1%
  • Unknown and Other: 14%
Latino 3%
African American 8%
Caucasian 73%
Asian 1%
Unknown and Other 14%

Undergraduate 100%
Graduate 0%
Full-Time 99%
Part-Time 1%
Women 44%
Men 56%
International 1%
Domestic 99%

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Pennsylvania State University, Beaver

Pennsylvania State University, Beaver

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