|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||8%|
|Student to faculty ratio||18:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,459 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Lock Haven University is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 3,750 applications and 3,294 students were granted admission. Lock Haven University is at the #86 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 13% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 94% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||850 to 1040|
|ACT||17 to 23|
Lock Haven University charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $16,096 and in-state students paid $7,238.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 94% of Lock Haven University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 42% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,199 (which is 5.3% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Lock Haven University in 2016-2017, was 737, which is 84% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,602 (which is 5.7% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Lock Haven University has enrolled a total of 4,220 students (3,756 students full-time and 464 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 4,220 students, 150 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 41% men and 59% women and 3,845 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 375 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 323 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 9%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%
Two or more races: 1%
Non-resident alien: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Lock Haven University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||53%||72|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||4%||6|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||4%||6|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||4%||6||0|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||4%||6|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||1%||2|
|English Language And Literature/letters||1%||2|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Lock Haven University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Lock Haven University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $29,400. Last year, out of the total 1,836 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,726 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 2,144 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,972 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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