1,459
Students
Financial aid thermometer
17,679
Avg. Financial Aid
Minimal
Admission Difficulty
92
92%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Keystone College is a Comprehensive institution located in La Plume, PA, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address One College Green
PO Box 50
La Plume, PA  18440-1099
United States
Contact Jessica Lopez
Senior Administrative Assistant
Email: admissions@keystone.edu
Phone: 570-945-8111
Fax: 570-945-7916

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Environmental Biology Checkmark
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Hospitality Administration Checkmark
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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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Education Associate Bachelors
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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Diagnostic Medical Sonography And Ultrasound Technology Checkmark
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Occupational Therapy Checkmark
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Pre-pharmacy Studies Checkmark
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

981
Applied
903
Accepted
1,459
Enrolled
92%
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Female Admissions

569
Females Applied
538
Females Accepted
95%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

412
Males Applied
365
Males Accepted
89%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

30
Application Fee
2.98
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
One recommendation
Required for some programs Interview
Other requirements may exist (see below)
Recommended Interview
Other requirements: Art portfolio for visual arts and art education

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen June 1st Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer August 1st Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 20 17 22

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

24,920
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Fees

1,150
Full-time student fees
11,900
Room & board
6,000
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

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

Financial Aid

17,679
Avg. Financial Aid Package
18,996
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
3,671
Avg. Loan Aid
1,467
Avg. Grant Aid
13,989
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
99% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
66%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
11%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,459
Total undergrad students
0%
International Students
14%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.44%
Black or African American 5.89%
White or Caucasian 74.98%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.27%
Asian 0.75%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.21%
Two or more races 1.23%
Other 9.73%

Gender

Male (41.19%)
Female (58.81%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 30%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
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Campus events:
Keystone College Leadership Conference, Welcome Back Carnival and Spring Fling Block Party

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Art Society, Inter-Hall Council, O.P.E.N. (Opposing Prejudice Ending Negativity), S.M.A.R.T. (Sports Management and Recreation Team) and Eco Club

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 Division 3 No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Field Hockey No No No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Division 3 No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball No No No
Tennis No Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Wrestling Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Field Hockey No Division 3 No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No No No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball No Division 3 No
Tennis No Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No
Wrestling No No No

Faculty

249
Total Faculty
11:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 65
Part-time - 184