Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Worthington Scranton

Dunmore, PA 18512
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Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Worthington Scranton is one of the 44 public 4-year colleges in Pennsylvania. Its campus is small in size and located in a suburb in Dunmore. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.

In the 2017 fall enrollment, 261 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 198 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 76%).

Every year 38% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Worthington Scranton's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $13,484, and fees were $976. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $21,402 and $976 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleLarge Suburb
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio15:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4-year
TypePublic
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate76%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 2 5
Bachelor's degree 2 30

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Admission

78%

Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
SAT930 to 1140
ACT17 to 25
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).
Application fee
Undergrads $65
Graduates $65

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$555/credit
In State Students$555/credit
Out of State Students$892/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students$853/credit
In State Students$853/credit
Out of State Students$1,098/credit

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $24,975 $24,975 $40,140
ADN 70 $38,850 $38,850 $62,440
BSN 125 $69,375 $69,375 $111,500
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 93% of Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Worthington Scranton's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 53% $4,451
Other Federal Grant 15% $1,836
State Grant & Scholarships 54% $3,554
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 58% $4,519
Federal Student Loans 72% $5,294
Private Loans 10% $7,164

$14,042

Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$12,031
$30,001 to $48,000$12,857
$48,001 to $75,000$14,531
$75,001 to $110,000$18,652
Over $110,000$19,514

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Student Population

1,029

Undergrads

0

Graduates

501

Women

528

Men

88%

Full-time

12%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
76%
Hispanic
7%
Asian
7%
Black/African American
4%
Two or more races
3%
Race/ethnicity unknown
1%
Non-resident alien
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%

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Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Worthington Scranton
120 Ridge View Drive
Dunmore, PA 18512
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