|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||6%|
|Student to faculty ratio||6:1|
|Dormitory capacity||6,600 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
University of Pennsylvania is one of the most selective institutions in its admission process in the U.S. In Fall 2016, it received 38,918 applications and only 3,674 students were granted admission. University of Pennsylvania is at the #7 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, 43% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 57% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1380 to 1570|
|ACT||32 to 35|
University of Pennsylvania charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $0 and in-state students paid $0.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 60% of University of Pennsylvania's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 14% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,657 (which is 5.8% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at University of Pennsylvania in 2016-2017, was 312, which is 13% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,082 (which is 13.8% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, University of Pennsylvania has enrolled a total of 24,960 students (21,358 students full-time and 3,602 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 24,960 students, 151 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 46% men and 54% women and 11,716 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 13,244 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 106 students for distance studies.
Non-resident alien: 19%
Black/African American: 6%
Two or more races: 3%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at University of Pennsylvania.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||31%||1,858|
|Legal Professions And Studies||17%||1,015|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||9%||560|
|Architecture And Related Services||6%||336|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||5%||298|
|Mathematics And Statistics||2%||147|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||2%||129|
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 University of Pennsylvania 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 University of Pennsylvania graduates 6 years after enrollment is $67,500. Last year, out of the total 2,624 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,388 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 3,026 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 2,723 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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