Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois

Tel: (800)346-7627
615 students
Public institution
  • Penn State DuBois is a warm, friendly campus of over 1,000 students, a place where people care about one another. Our faculty have advanced degrees from the best institutions in the world and are award-winning, gifted teachers. We keep our classes small so that our students have every opportunity to interact with their instructors and so that our instructors have the opportunity to make the difference in students' lives. Penn State DuBois offers three 4-year programs and 11 associate degree programs. Our course schedule includes a full daytime schedule as well as extended evening hours and Saturday classes. We also have a very active outreach program that serves business, industry, and our service area with credit and noncredit programs. Our goal here is to touch everyone we meet for the better-literally to change lives so that people can realize their dreams.
School Highlights
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois serves 615 students (76% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the state community college average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois is one of 2 community colleges within Clearfield County, PA.
The nearest community college is Du Bois Business College-Du Bois (0.50 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 50% over five years.
College Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois (PA) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Private not-for-profit
Total Faculty 48 staff 23 staff
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 615 has declined by 33% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has declined by 33% over five years.
Total Enrollment 615 students 371 students
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 24:1
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois Student Staff Ratio (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 467 students 345 students
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 148 students 155 students
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois Enrollment Breakdown PA All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
2%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois Asian (2007-2014)
% Hispanic
2%
6%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois Hispanic (2008-2014)
% White
96%
64%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois White (2006-2014)
% Unknown races
1%
11%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.08 0.55
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $13,244 is more than the state average of $9,120. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $19,800 is more than the state average of $11,370. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $13,244 $9,120
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $19,800 $11,370
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 96% 95%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Percent Admitted 89% 85%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois Percent Admitted (2006-2014)
SAT Total Avg. 1,375 1,360
SAT Reading 460 460
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois SAT Reading (2006-2014)
SAT Math 480 465
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois SAT Math (2006-2014)
SAT Writing 435 435
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois SAT Writing (2010-2014)
ACT Total Avg. 61 64
ACT Composite 18 19
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois ACT Composite (2006-2014)
ACT English 16 18
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois ACT English (2006-2014)
ACT Math 21 20
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois ACT Math (2006-2014)
ACT Writing 6 7
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois ACT Writing (2010-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 90 students | 0.50 MiMain Campus, One Beaver Dr
    Du Bois PA  15801
    (814)371-6920
    0.5090
  • Triangle Tech Inc-Dubois
    Pivate, for profit
    147 students | 2.70 Mi225 Tannery Row Road
    Falls Creek PA  15840
    (814)371-2090
    2.70147
  • 95 students | 41.30 Mi422 S 13th St
    Indiana PA  15701
    (724)463-0222
    41.3095
  • 630 students | 52.70 Mi480 Waupelani Dr
    State College PA  16801
    (814)234-7755
    52.70630
  • Wyo Tech-Blairsville
    Pivate, for profit
    906 students | 53.20 Mi500 Innovation Drive
    Blairsville PA  15717
    (724)459-9500
    53.20906
Did You Know?
For Pennsylvania public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $9,120 per year for in-state students and $11,370 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,915 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Pennsylvania is 78%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Pennsylvania community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.55, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Pennsylvania is Community College of Philadelphia. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.