Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois

1 College Place
DuBois, PA 15801
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 25%.
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

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
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
22:1
# 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)
% Asian
1%
2%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
% 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%
% Unknown races
5%
3%
% 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

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
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 95%
89%
Percent Admitted 88%
78%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois Percent Admitted (2006-2013)
SAT Total Avg. 1,375
1,395
SAT Reading 460
465
SAT Math 480
480
SAT Writing 435
450
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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