2,094
Students
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
48
48%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Rural
Setting
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Overview

Peru State College is a Comprehensive institution located in Peru, NE, in a rural setting.

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 10
Peru, NE  68421
United States
Contact Ms. Micki Willis
Vice President for Enrollment Management and Student Affairs
Email: mwillis@peru.edu
Phone: 402-872-2221
Fax: 402-872-2296

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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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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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation 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

869
Applied
422
Accepted
2,094
Enrolled
49%

Applying

0
Application Fee
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record

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

Test Scores Accepted

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

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

5,310
In-state
5,310
Out-of-state
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Fees

2,142
Full-time student fees
8,796
Room & board
4,538
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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

2,094
Total undergrad students
0%
International Students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.73%
Black or African American 5.36%
White or Caucasian 83.58%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.36%
Asian 1.29%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.07%
Two or more races 1.42%
Other 3.19%

Gender

Male (41.45%)
Female (58.55%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 33%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, Spring Fling and Oakstock

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Campus Activities Board, Black Student Union, Peru Student Education Association (PSEA), Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) and Pilot Club

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

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Cheerleading No No No
Cross-country Running No No No
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Golf No No No
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Women's Sports

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Baseball No No No
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Faculty

109
Total Faculty
24:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 47
Part-time - 62
Male - 56
Female - 53