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The University of Pennsylvania

The University of Pennsylvania

1 College Hall 34th and Spruce Sts
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6303
(215) 898-5000

Founded in 1740, the University of Pennsylvania is an ivy league, 4-year, research institution. This university, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Philadelphia, PA. It is the oldest the fifth biggest institution in the state of Pennsylvania. Students are offered 31 certificates, four degrees at the associates level, 89 bachelors level degrees, 133 degrees at the masters level, and 69 degrees at the doctoral level by this university. In 2010, 25,007 students pursued degrees from the 176 programs at this university. Penn offers subjects including film and art. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education accredits it. Penn is one of 9 institutions with a medical school in Pennsylvania.

Admission

26,941 students applied to this ivy league university in 2010. It admitted around 14% of applicants or 3,772 students. Close to half of the admitted students are women.

Admission

26,941 students applied to this ivy league university in 2010. It admitted around 14% of applicants or 3,772 students. Close to half of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 14%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 15%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 14%

Student Demographics

In 2010, this university enrolled 25,007 students.

Student Demographics

In 2010, this university enrolled 25,007 students.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 11753
  • Total Enrolled Female: 13254
  • Undergraduate Male: 5731
  • Undergraduate Female: 6209
  • Graduate Male: 6141
  • Graduate Female: 6926
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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