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Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Erie - Behrend College

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Erie - Behrend College

5091 Station Rd
Erie, PA 16563-0002
(814) 898-6000

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Erie-Behrend College is a public, 4-year, research institution, founded in 1855. Penn State Erie, which is near Erie, is in a rural setting. It is one of several campuses. Behrend offers subjects including communications and biology. Students are offered four certificates, six associates level degrees, 31 degrees at the bachelors level, and two degrees at the masters level by this medium-sized university. In 2010, 4,359 students sought degrees from the 38 programs at this university. This university is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. This university is one of 10 research universities in Pennsylvania.

Admission

3,217 students applied to Penn State Behrend for admission in 2010. It admitted 87% of applicants or 2,799 students. 41% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

3,217 students applied to Penn State Behrend for admission in 2010. It admitted 87% of applicants or 2,799 students. 41% of the admitted students are women.

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

Student Demographics

This university enrolled 4,359 students in 2010.

Student Demographics

This university enrolled 4,359 students in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 2790
  • Total Enrolled Female: 1569
  • Undergraduate Male: 2721
  • Undergraduate Female: 1531
  • Graduate Male: 81
  • Graduate Female: 26

Faculty Demographics

310 instructors work for this university. 78% of faculty are full-time, 67 out of 310 instructors are part-time, and 186 out of 310 teachers are men.

Faculty Demographics

310 instructors work for this university. 78% of faculty are full-time, 67 out of 310 instructors are part-time, and 186 out of 310 teachers are men.

  • Male: 186
  • Female: 124
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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