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Plymouth State University

Plymouth State University

17 High Street
Plymouth, NH 03264-1595
(603) 535-5000

Founded in 1871, Plymouth State University is a public 4-year institution. PSU is in town of Plymouth, New Hampshire. Plymouth State is the the fourth oldest and the fourth largest institution in the state of New Hampshire. It offers 13 certificates, one degree at the associates level, 50 degrees at the bachelors level, and 28 degrees at the masters level to students. 5,836 students pursued degrees from the 73 programs at this school in 2010. It offers subjects including acting, sports medicine, and computer science. This liberal arts college is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education. PSU is one of 9 liberal arts colleges in New Hampshire.

Admission

4,898 students applied to PSU in 2010. Plymouth State admitted around 75% of applicants or 3,722 students. Around half of the admitted students are women.

Admission

4,898 students applied to PSU in 2010. Plymouth State admitted around 75% of applicants or 3,722 students. Around half of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 76%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 82%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 72%

Student Demographics

This school had 5,836 students enrolled in 2010.

Student Demographics

This school had 5,836 students enrolled in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 2743
  • Total Enrolled Female: 3093
  • Undergraduate Male: 2303
  • Undergraduate Female: 2043
  • Graduate Male: 432
  • Graduate Female: 1058

Faculty Demographics

Plymouth State employs 407 faculty. Almost half of the instructors are full-time, over half of the teachers are part-time, and about half of the teachers are women.

Faculty Demographics

Plymouth State employs 407 faculty. Almost half of the instructors are full-time, over half of the teachers are part-time, and about half of the teachers are women.

  • Male: 200
  • Female: 207
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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