Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus

The Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus is established in and located at University Park, Pennsylvania 16802-1503. Being part of public higher education institution that offers 363 degrees of study overall and has a common calendar system as Semester . The Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus provides Public‚ 4-year or above and has City: Small setting for the students.

The programs that are offered in Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus consists of Graduate degree or certificate offering, Undergraduate degree or certificate offering, Doctor’s degree, Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship and professional practice in more than 28 Subject areas as well as 195 specializations.

Contact Details

201 Old Main
University Park, PA 16802-1503
Ph: 2147483647
Fax: 0
Official Website

Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
: Public‚ 4-year or above
Awards offered
Graduate degree or certificate offering
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering
Doctor’s degree
Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
: Yes
Calendar system
: Semester
Undergraduate application fee
: $ 50
Graduate application fee
: $ 65

Admissions & Requirements

Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus Undergraduate application fees is $50 and Graduate application fees $65. Below table’s shows Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus 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 530 630
SAT Math 560 670
SAT Writing 540 640
ACT Composite 25 29
ACT English 24 30
ACT Math 25 30
ACT Writing 8 9

Tuition & Financial Aid

Financial Aid:


Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates $16,090 $902 $670
Required Fees for Full-Time Undergraduates $16,090 $902 $670
Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates $28,664 $902 $1,194
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 $31,246 $902 $1,302

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 Big Ten Conference
Basketball Big Ten Conference
Baseball Big Ten Conference
Cross Country/Track Big Ten Conference

Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus Majors with degree levels

The Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus is up with semester based academics that offer 195 majors.

  • Bachelor Degree : 131 Majors
  • Master Degree : 116 Majors
  • Doctrate Degree : 94 Majors
  • Certificate Degree : 13 Majors
  • Associate Degree : 9 Majors

Agriculture‚ Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences

Natural Resources and Conservation

Architecture and Related Services

Area‚ Ethnic‚ Cultural‚ Gender‚ and Group Studies

Communication‚ Journalism‚ and Related Programs

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services



Foreign Languages‚ Literatures‚ and Linguistics

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences

Legal Professions and Studies

English Language and Literature/Letters

Liberal Arts and Sciences‚ General Studies and Humanities

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Parks‚ Recreation‚ Leisure and Fitness Studies

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Physical Sciences

Science Technologies/Technicians


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

Public Administration and Social Service Professions

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-Main Campus 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-Main Campus College.