1,196
Students
Minimal
Admission Difficulty
78
78%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Central Penn College is a Comprehensive institution located in Summerdale, PA, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address College Hill & Valley Roads
Summerdale, PA  17093-0309
United States

Majors & Degrees

Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Occupational Therapist Assistant Checkmark
Physical Therapy Technology Checkmark
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
Criminal Justice/law Enforcement Administration Checkmark
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Homeland Security Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

436
Applied
344
Accepted
1,196
Enrolled
79%
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Female Admissions

273
Females Applied
218
Females Accepted
80%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

163
Males Applied
126
Males Accepted
77%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2
Required for some programs Interview
One recommendation
Recommended Essay
One recommendation

Application Deadlines

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

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

17,784
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Fees

930
Full-time student fees
7,416
Room & board
5,346
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

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

Student Body

1,196
Total undergrad students
1%
International Students
5%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.33%
Black or African American 21.32%
White or Caucasian 61.03%
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.1%
Asian 2.94%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.33%
Two or more races 3.27%
Other 3.02%

Gender

Male (35.28%)
Female (64.72%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 23%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Fall Harvest and Homecoming Weekend and Festival of Nations

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
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honor and community service organizations
Most popular organizations:
PTA Club, Student Government Association, Central Penn Players, Student Ambassadors and Colleges Against Cancer

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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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
Football Checkmark No No
Sand Volleyball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark No
Volleyball No No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark No
Football Checkmark No No
Sand Volleyball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark No
Volleyball No Checkmark No

Faculty

102
Total Faculty
10:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 44
Part-time - 58
Male - 55
Female - 47