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Pennsylvania State University Penn State Dubois

Pennsylvania State University Penn State Dubois

Pennsylvania State University-Dubois was established in 1935 as the Dubois Center of Pennsylvania State College. In 1955, Pennsylvania State College became Pennsylvania State University, and the Dubois Center was designated as its Commonwealth Campus in 1959. Penn State-Dubois is located in Dubois, Pennsylvania.

Penn State-Dubois offers more than 10 associate's degree programs, along with bachelor's degree programs in business administration, human development, and family studies. In addition, a master's degree is available through its continuing education courses.

Penn State-Dubois sponsors varsity athletics teams in basketball, volleyball, cross country, soccer, and wrestling. The university is a member of the United States Collegiate Athletic Association and the Penn State University Athletic Conference.

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Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois
One College Place
Dubois , PA 15801-2597
General Phone: (814) 375-4700
http://www.ds.psu.edu/

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Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Family and Social Work35family studies
Business and Management28business, business management
Conservation and Resource Management15wildlife management
Therapy and Counseling14physical therapist assistant
Liberal Arts13liberal arts and sciences
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy8occupational therapist assistant
Computer Science and Engineering8information science
Engineering Technician7mechanical engineering tech, surveying tech

Number of programs and degrees for Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Associate's degree779
Bachelor's degree513

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois Student Body

In 2007-2008, Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois had a total enrollment of 897 students (811 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 61%
Women 39%
Full-Time 96%
Part-Time 4%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 99%
Graduate 1%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 98%
Black 1%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 1%
American Indian 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 7%
18-19 34%
20-21 17%
22-24 10%
25-29 10%
30-34 6%
35-39 5%
40-49 9%
50-64 2%
65+ 0%

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 78 %
Part-Time 100 %

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of DuBois, Pennsylvania for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Pennsylvania Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois Admissions and Selectivity

Acceptances:

GroupApplicantsAcceptedPercent
Accepted
EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled
Total53947288%22848%
Men28625388%13955%
Women25321987%8941%

Standardized Test Scores:

Test25th Percentile75th Percetile
SAT Verbal410500
SAT Math415545
ACT Verbal1117
ACT Math1520
ACT Composite1520

Application Requirements:

ItemRequirement
GPArequired
Class Rankrecommended
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programrecommended
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)required
Percent of Applicants Submitting SAT76%
Percent of Applicants Submitting ACT5%
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 11,680
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 17,470
Books and supplies $ 1,264

Financial Aid:
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 332907)

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois Faculty

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Tenured113
Non-tenured, but on tenure track31
Non-tenured and not on tenure track1017

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Assistant professorcalendar year0*1*
Instructorcalendar year0*5$61,200
All faculty totalcalendar year0*6$59,508

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year4$86,2721*
Associate professoracademic year7$68,3792*
Assistant professoracademic year3$65,9732*
Instructoracademic year10$60,16110$50,333
All faculty totalacademic year24$67,63615$56,192

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General
Business/Commerce, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Information Science/Studies

Conservation And Resource Management
Wildlife and Wildlands Science and Management

Engineering Technician
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
Surveying Technology/Surveying

Family And Social Work
Human Development and Family Studies, General

Liberal Arts
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Nutrition And Exercise Therapy
Occupational Therapist Assistant

Therapy And Counseling
Physical Therapist Assistant

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