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Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Harrisburg

Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Harrisburg

777 W Harrisburg Pike
Middletown, PA 17057-4846
(717) 948-6452

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg is a public 4-year institution, founded in 1966. It is located in the suburbs of Middletown, Pennsylvania. This school is one of several campuses. Penn State Harrisburg offers subjects including criminal justice and marketing. Students are offered three certificates, two degrees at the associates level, 24 bachelors level degrees, 20 degrees at the masters level, and two degrees at the doctoral level by it. 4,224 students sought degrees from the 41 programs at Penn State Harrisburg in 2010. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education accredits this small school. Penn State Harrisburg is one of 88 public post-secondary institutions in Pennsylvania.

Admission

2,431 students applied to Penn State Harrisburg for admission in 2010. It admitted close to 86% of applicants or 2,091 students. 45% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

2,431 students applied to Penn State Harrisburg for admission in 2010. It admitted close to 86% of applicants or 2,091 students. 45% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 86%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 85%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 87%

Student Demographics

In 2010, this school had 4,224 students enrolled.

Student Demographics

In 2010, this school had 4,224 students enrolled.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 2154
  • Total Enrolled Female: 2070
  • Undergraduate Male: 1630
  • Undergraduate Female: 1333
  • Graduate Male: 492
  • Graduate Female: 769

Faculty Demographics

Penn State Harrisburg has 336 teachers. 60% of faculty are full-time and about 39% of instructors are part-time. Around 41% of instructors are female.

Faculty Demographics

Penn State Harrisburg has 336 teachers. 60% of faculty are full-time and about 39% of instructors are part-time. Around 41% of instructors are female.

  • Male: 197
  • Female: 139
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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