Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois

Tel: (814)375-4700
705 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 705 students (79% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 41%.
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois is one of 3 community colleges within Clearfield County, PA.
The nearest community college is Du Bois Business College-Du Bois (0.5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 41% over five years.
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 53 staff
59 staff
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 705 teachers has declined by 13% 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 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 100% over five years.
Total Enrollment
705 students
1,282 students
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
22:1
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
554 students
810 students
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 151 students
1,017 students
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
2%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois Asian (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois Hispanic (2008-2013)
% Black
2%
12%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois Black (2006-2013)
% White
88%
57%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois More (2009-2013)
% Unknown races
5%
3%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois Unknown (2009-2013)
% Non Resident races
1% 2%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois Ethnicity Breakdown Community College Average 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 0.53
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $13,354 is more than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $19,960 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $13,354 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $19,960 $10,294
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 95%
89%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Percent Admitted 88%
78%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois Percent Admitted (2006-2013)
SAT Total Avg. 1,375
1,395
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois sat total (2006-2013)
SAT Reading 460
465
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois sat reading (2006-2013)
SAT Math 480
480
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois sat math (2006-2013)
SAT Writing 435
450
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois sat writing (2010-2013)
ACT Composite Avg. 18
20
ACT English 16
19
ACT Math 21
19
ACT Writing 6
8
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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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 0.60, which is higher than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Pennsylvania is The Commonwealth Medical College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.