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California University of Pennsylvania

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California University of Pennsylvania (commonly referred to as Cal U) is a public university located in California, Pennsylvania, USA. Founded in 1852, it is a member of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. Cal U's enrollment was approximately 9,400 in 2010 and has increased the past few years.

The main campus consists of about 38 buildings situated on 92 acres (372,310 m²). Another 9-acre (36,422 m²) facility is located near the main campus. An additional 98 acre (397,000 m²) recreation complex, George H. Roadman University Park, is located one mile (1.6 km) from campus and includes a football stadium, various sports facilities, and picnic facilities. The University's student association also owns 98 acres (397,000 m²) at SAI Park, located near Roadman Park. Cal U has a satellite campus in Canonsburg as well as a large virtual school.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $9,984.00 avg tuition

250 University Ave
California, PA 15419-1394
(724) 938-4400

Apply online Admissions:
www.calu.edu/prospective/undergra..
Financial Aid:
www.calu.edu/prospective/undergra..

Areas of Study:

  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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California University of Pennsylvania

Statistics:
Applied 5,009
Admitted 3,006 60%
Enrolled total 1,361
Full Time: 1,351
Part Time 10
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 430 520
SAT Math 440 530
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 0 0
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 73%
4-year graduation rate 31%
6-year graduation rate 53%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

California University of Pennsylvania

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $6,240.00 $6,240.00 $9,984.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $2,672.00 $2,672.00 $3,802.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $260.00 $260.00 $416.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $7,488.00 $7,488.00 $11,232.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $2,877.00 $2,877.00 $3,645.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $416.00 $416.00 $624.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $9,934.00 $10,175.00 $5,563.00
Other Expenses $2,976.00 $3,518.00 $5,563.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $25.00
Graduate Application Fee $25.00
Books and Supplies $1,000.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 93%
Percent receiving grant aid 59%
Avg amount of grant aid $4,039.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 85%
Avg amount of student loan aid $6,613.00

California University of Pennsylvania

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X
Business Administration and Management, General X
Management Science X
Tourism and Travel Services Management X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X
EDUCATION
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Elementary Education and Teaching X X
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching X X
Reading Teacher Education X
Secondary Education and Teaching X
Special Education and Teaching, General X X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician X X
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General X
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician X X
Engineering Technology, General X X
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Other X X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Spanish Language and Literature X X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Athletic Training/Trainer X X
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General X X
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions, Other X
Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X X
HISTORY
History, General X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies X
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
Legal Professions and Studies, Other X X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Gerontology X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Science X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management X X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
Geology/Earth Science, General X X
Physical Sciences X X
Physics, General X X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
School Psychology X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Social Work X X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X
Geography X
Political Science and Government, General X
Social Sciences, General X X
Social Sciences, Other X X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art/Art Studies, General X X
Commercial and Advertising Art X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Graphic Design X
Intermedia/Multimedia X

California University of Pennsylvania Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
American Legion Charleroi Post 22 Scholarship $750 March 01, 2017
Thomas L. and Nancy Crumrine Family Scholarship Varies March 01, 2017
Phil Schaltenbrand/Westerwald Pottery Scholarship Varies March 01, 2017
Pete J. Daley II Government Scholarship Varies March 01, 2017
OfficeMax Scholarship Varies March 01, 2017
Michael Keller Memorial Award for Non-Traditional Students Varies March 01, 2017
Charles and Mary Lou Keller Rotary Scholarship and Service Fund Varies March 01, 2017
Bill and Candice Booker Student Leader Scholarship Varies March 01, 2017
Lippencott Family Football Scholarship Varies March 01, 2017
William T. Morris Scholarship Varies March 01, 2017

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