|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||7%|
|Student to faculty ratio||17:1|
|Dormitory capacity||2,403 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Plymouth State University is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 6,864 applications and 5,407 students were granted admission. Plymouth State University is at the #77 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Plymouth State University charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $19,280 and in-state students paid $11,020.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 99% of Plymouth State University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 32% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,294 (which is 3.1% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Plymouth State University in 2016-2017, was 1,056, which is 79% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,855 (which is 10.4% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Plymouth State University has enrolled a total of 5,049 students (4,223 students full-time and 826 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 5,049 students, 204 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 47% men and 53% women and 4,124 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 925 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 415 students for distance studies.
Race/ethnicity unknown: 8%
Black/African American: 2%
Non-resident alien: 2%
Two or more races: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Plymouth State 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||46%||1,051||0|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||15%||339||0|
|Natural Resources And Conservation||3%||69|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||2%||54|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||2%||45|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||2%||36|
|English Language And Literature/letters||1%||30|
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 Plymouth State 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 Plymouth State University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $31,100. Last year, out of the total 1,563 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,500 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,692 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,574 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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