Central Penn College

country rank  1394
world rank  4577

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University Overview

Established in 1881, Central Penn College is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the village of Summerdale (population range of under 2,500 inhabitants), Pennsylvania. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Central Penn College (Central Penn) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Central Penn College (Central Penn) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. The admission rate range is 40-50% making this US higher education organization a averagely selective institution. Central Penn also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Acronym Central Penn
Founded 1881
Motto Your bridge to success
Colours Maroon and silver

University Location

Address College Hill & Valley Roads
Summerdale (population range: under 2,500)
17093-0309 Pennsylvania
United States
T +1 (800) 759 2727
F +1 (717) 732 5254

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student 15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)
Not reported
Int'l student 15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)
Not reported

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University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Not reported
Admission Rate Admission Rate 40-50%
Admission Office

+1 (717) 728 2201

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Trimesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Central Penn College's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Middle States Commission on Higher Education


Year of first Accreditation
1977


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
  • Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)

Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018