Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona

The Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona is established in and located at Altoona, Pennsylvania 16601-3777. Being part of public higher education institution that offers 30 degrees of study overall and has a common calendar system as Semester . The Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona provides Public‚ 4-year or above and has City: Small setting for the students.

The programs that are offered in Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona consists of No graduate offering, Undergraduate degree or certificate offering, Bachelor’s degree, Bachelor’s degree in more than 19 Subject areas as well as 25 specializations.

Contact Details

3000 Ivyside Park
Altoona, PA 16601-3777
Ph: 2147483647
Fax: 0
Official Website

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona
: Public‚ 4-year or above
Awards offered
No graduate offering
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering
Bachelor’s degree
Bachelor’s degree
: Yes
Calendar system
: Semester
Undergraduate application fee
: $ 50
Graduate application fee
: $ 65

Admissions & Requirements

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona Undergraduate application fees is $50 and Graduate application fees $65. Below table’s shows Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona admission requirements, Act and SAT test scores percentile.

Admissions :



  Required Recommended Neither Required nor Recommended
Secondary school GPA    
Secondary school rank    
Secondary school record    
Completion of college-preparatory program    
Formal demonstration of competencies    
Admission test scores    
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)    

SAT & ACT Tests Statistics

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading 440 530
SAT Math 450 560
SAT Writing 430 530
ACT Composite 19 23
ACT English 18 24
ACT Math 19 25
ACT Writing 6 8

Tuition & Financial Aid

Financial Aid:


Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates $13,338 $902 $556
Required Fees for Full-Time Undergraduates $13,338 $902 $556
Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates $20,400 $902 $850
Average Tuition Full-Time Graduates $18,270 $902 $761
Required Fees for Full-Time Graduates $18,270 $902 $761
Per Credit Hour Charge Part-Time Graduates $24,348 $902 $1,015

Historical Expenses Data

campus 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
On campus, room and board $10,116 $9,702 $9,432 $9,054
On campus, other expenses $4,788 $4,140 $4,050 $3,924
Off campus (not with family), room and board $10,116 $9,702 $9,432 $9,054
Off campus (not with family), other expenses $4,788 $4,140 $4,050 $3,924
Off campus (with family), other expenses $4,104 $4,104 $3,906 $3,582


Sports NCAA/NAIA member NCAA/NAIA conference number
Football Not applicable
Basketball Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference
Baseball Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference
Cross Country/Track Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona Majors with degree levels

The Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona is up with semester based academics that offer 25 majors.

  • Bachelor Degree : 21 Majors
  • Associate Degree : 7 Majors
  • Certificate Degree : 2 Majors

Natural Resources and Conservation

Communication‚ Journalism‚ and Related Programs

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services



Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences

English Language and Literature/Letters

Liberal Arts and Sciences‚ General Studies and Humanities

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies


Homeland Security‚ Law Enforcement‚ Firefighting‚ and Related Protective Service

Social Sciences

Visual and Performing Arts

Health Professions and Related Programs

Business‚ Management‚ Marketing‚ and Related Support Services


Note: Information stated about Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona College are been referred from IPDES. For the updated information like Application Cost, Admission requirements, Tuition fee, Majors and for more, please visit the official website of Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona College.