|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad only|
|Religious affiliation||Evangelical Lutheran Church|
|Students with disability||11%|
|Student to faculty ratio||12:1|
|Dormitory capacity||2,034 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Susquehanna University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 6,629 applications and 4,488 students were granted admission. Susquehanna University is at the #66 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
In 2016-2017 academic year, Susquehanna University's tuition was $43,160 for all students regardless of residency (61.1% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Susquehanna University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 26% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,324 (which is 1.7% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Susquehanna University in 2016-2017, was 496, which is 74% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,392 (which is 8.5% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Susquehanna University has enrolled a total of 2,195 students (2,129 students full-time and 66 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 2,195 students, 32 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 44% men and 56% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.
Black/African American: 7%
Two or more races: 3%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%
Non-resident alien: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Susquehanna 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|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||19%||24|
|Visual And Performing Arts||9%||12|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||9%||12|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||5%||6|
|Philosophy And Religious Studies||5%||6|
|Mathematics And Statistics||3%||4|
|Natural Resources And Conservation||2%||2|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||2%||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 Susquehanna 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 Susquehanna University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $37,700. Last year, out of the total 611 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 611 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 640 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 614 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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