722
Students
Minimal
Admission Difficulty
37
37%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Clarks Summit University is a Comprehensive institution located in South Abington Township, PA, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 538 Venard Road
Clarks Summit, PA  18411-1297
United States
Contact Ms. Patience Schwamb
Director of Student Accounts
Email: pschwamb@clarkssummitu.edu
Phone: 570-585-9205
Fax: 570-585-9271

Majors & Degrees

Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Administrative Assistant And Secretarial Science Checkmark
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
Education Associate Bachelors
Early Childhood Education Checkmark
Education Checkmark
Education (multiple Levels) Checkmark
Elementary Education Checkmark
Mathematics Teacher Education Checkmark
Music Teacher Education Checkmark
Physical Education Teaching And Coaching Checkmark
Science Teacher Education Checkmark
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Social Studies Teacher Education Checkmark
Speech Teacher Education Checkmark
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
Psychology Checkmark
Theology And Religious Vocations Associate Bachelors
Biblical Studies Checkmark
Divinity/ministry Checkmark
Missionary Studies And Missiology Checkmark
Pastoral Studies/counseling Checkmark
Pre-theology/pre-ministerial Studies Checkmark
Religious Education Checkmark
Religious/sacred Music Checkmark
Theological And Ministerial Studies Related Checkmark
Theology And Religious Vocations Related Checkmark
Youth Ministry Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Keyboard Instruments Checkmark
Music Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

424
Applied
159
Accepted
722
Enrolled
38%
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Female Admissions

222
Females Applied
93
Females Accepted
42%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

202
Males Applied
66
Males Accepted
33%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

40
Application Fee
3.31
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
2 recommendations
Other requirements exist (see below)
Required for some programs Interview
One recommendation
Other requirements: Christian testimony

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen August 15th Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 22 17 26

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

23,890
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Fees

6,320
Room & board
2,380
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered Yes
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Student Body

722
Total undergrad students
0%
International Students
51%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.52%
Black or African American 3.46%
White or Caucasian 89.61%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.42%
Asian 0.55%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.14%
Two or more races 1.25%
Other 2.91%

Gender

Male (50.28%)
Female (49.72%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 91%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
Student-run radio station Checkmark
Student-run television station Checkmark
Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Homecoming Day, Spring and Fall Plays and Spring Banquet

Student Services

Legal services Checkmark
Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
Student patrols Checkmark
Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Checkmark No
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark No
Cheerleading No No No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark No
Golf Checkmark Checkmark No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark No
Softball Checkmark No No
Tennis No No No
Track And Field No Checkmark No
Volleyball No No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball No Checkmark No
Cheerleading No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark No
Golf No No No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark No
Softball No Checkmark No
Tennis No Checkmark No
Track And Field No Checkmark No
Volleyball Checkmark Checkmark No

Faculty

47
Total Faculty
11:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 41
Part-time - 6
Male - 33
Female - 14