Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly

2201 University Drive
Lemont Furnace, PA 15456-0000
Tel: (724)430-4100
School Highlights
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly serves 717 students (81% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the state community college average of 25:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly is one of 3 community colleges within Fayette County, PA.
  • The nearest community college is Laurel Business Institute (0.50 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has declined by 47% over five years.
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly(PA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty59 staff25 staff
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 717 has declined by 25% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has grown by 24% over five years.
Total Enrollment717 students618 students
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:125:1
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students578 students372 students
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students139 students246 students
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly Enrollment Breakdown PA All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
-
2%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly Asian (2009-2012)
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
2%
14%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly Black (2007-2016)
% White
94%
63%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly More (2010-2016)
% Non Resident races
-
2%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly Non Resident (2010-2013)
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.120.57
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$54,300$34,800
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $13,588 is more than the state average of $10,533. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $20,274 is more than the state average of $14,058. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$13,588$10,533
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$20,274$14,058
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid93%95%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates$27,000$13,000
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$9,500$6,245
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate84%84%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly Percent Admitted (2007-2016)
SAT Total Avg.1,3451,350
SAT Reading445450
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly SAT Reading (2007-2016)
SAT Math465465
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly SAT Math (2007-2016)
SAT Writing435435
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly SAT Writing (2011-2016)
ACT Total Avg.6065
ACT Composite1820
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly ACT Composite (2007-2016)
ACT English1718
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly ACT English (2007-2016)
ACT Math1720
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly ACT Math (2007-2016)
ACT Writing87
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly ACT Writing (2011-2016)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Pennsylvania public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $10,533 per year for in-state students and $14,058 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,683 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Pennsylvania is 75%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Pennsylvania community colleges have a diversity score of 0.57, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Pennsylvania is Community College of Philadelphia. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.