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CALIFORNIA UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA - [CAL U], CALIFORNIA, PENNSYLVANIA

California, PennsylvaniaLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1852Established Year
  7788Enrollment

California University of Pennsylvania Ranking, Programs, Admission Process & Living Cost

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California University of Pennsylvania, is a Public Institution, founded in 1852 having 294 acres campus located in California, Pennsylvania. California University of Pennsylvania is ranked in 2019 edition as #142-#187 Best Colleges is Regional Universities North.

Highlights

TypePublic
Campus SettingUrban
EndowmentUSD $22.9 million
Cost of Attendance$29,923
Campus Housing Capacity33%
Admission Helpdesk724-938-4404, admissions@calu.edu
Student Retention Rate72%

Programs, Campus and Residence.

  • California University of Pennsylvania has a total UG enrollment of 5,557 & offers more than 220 Undergraduate, Graduate & Doctoral level Programs in various disciplines & its specializations. Some majors of the University are such as Business, Management, Marketing, Related Support Services, Fitness Studies, Homeland Securities and Law Enforcement.
  • At Cal U, there are residence halls with modern amenities & home like features in Vulcan Village Campus for in-campus students.

California University of Pennsylvania Admission Process

RequirementsTranscripts; LOR
Test ScoresACT/SAT/GMAT/GRE/Others
English Proficiency TestTOEFL/IELTS
Application fee35 USD
Additional RequirementsSOP, Letter of Intent and Resume; Personal Essay
Intake SeasonRegular— Rolling, Early—N/A

How to apply – International Students can apply as freshmen by sending their relevant documents electronically through official email id.

Cost of Attendance

RequirementsExpenses
Tuition and Fees10,902 USD
Room & Board6,592 USD
Other Expenses3,594 USD
Total21,088 USD

Financial Aid

The students are also offered financial aid in the form of scholarships and grants by California University of Pennsylvania.

  • The Average Scholarship Value for new students is 5,997 USD.
  • About 79% of the freshmen receive financial aid in some way.

There are 53,000 alumni network is there of the university at present time. Apart from the students currently studying at the university, alumni also carry few benefits such as Ordering a transcript online, Career Services, Discounted Vehicle Renting and many more.

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COLLEGE STUDENT REVIEWS

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California University of Pennsylvania Overview

Institution TypePublic
Student Population9869
FAFSA Code003316
Application Cost$25
Accreditation MSCHE
Average Cost of Attendance$23,220 / Year
Student : Faculty Ratio2 : 1

Admission & Dates

Early action Deadlines

November 01

Application Deadline

April 01

Application Results

Regular decision Deadlines

January 15

Application Deadline

April 01

Application Results

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Test Scores for International Applicants

ExamsAvg. ScoreMin. ScoreMax. Score% Submitted
Language Proficiency
TOEFL-76- -
IELTS-6- -
Undergraduate
SATCheck Detailed Score10059001110 60%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing505450560-
Mathematics500450550-
ACTCheck Detailed Score201623 18%
English191523-
Mathematics201623-

California University of Pennsylvania Acceptance Rate

96.1%

Acceptance Rate

3260

Total Applicants

9869

Total Enrolled

Male
Female

43.3%

Male

56.7%

Female

Undergraduate
Undergraduate Program96.1%
Total Applicants7022
Total Enrolled6748
Graduate
Graduate Programs96.1%
Total Applicants3248
Total Enrolled3121

California University of Pennsylvania Enrollment

Enrollment
California University of Pennsylvania Enrollment9869
Undergraduate Enrollment6748
Graduate Enrollment3121
Graduation Rate
Average Graduation Rate58.4%

Attendance Cost

$23,220

Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Undergraduate Programs$23,220 / Year
Post Graduate Program$23,220 / Year
On Campus Accomodation
Books & Supplies$1,000 / Year
On campus, Room & Board$10,166 / Year
On Campus, Other Expenses$4,350 / Year
Off Campus Accomodation
Off campus (not with family), Room & Board$10,604 / Year
Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses$4,350 / Year
Off campus (with family), Room & Board$6,250 / Year
Off campus (with family), Other Expenses$6,250 / Year
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Top Accreditations [Institutional & Program Wise]

Institutional Accreditations
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Program Wise Accreditations
Arts ProgramsNational Association of Schools of Art and Design
Nursing ProgramsCommission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Physiotherapy ProgramsAmerican Physical Therapy Association
ProgramsAmerican Speech-Language-Hearing Association
ProgramsNational Association of Schools of Theatre
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Faculty

Total FacultyFull TimePart timeGraduate Assistants
540232272175-

College rating

based on 1 student ratings

7.3/10

8/10academic
6/10infrastructure
6/10placements
9/10faculty
9/10extracurricular
6/10accommodation

Reviews

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Danielle sigler, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA Psychology
California University of Pennsylvania
Current student , Batch : 2020
7.3
STUDENT SATISFACTION RATINGS

CALIFORNIA UNIVERSITY OF PA

The location was close to where I live which is what I wanted because I didn't want to go too far away and I knew they had a pretty good psychology program. I also have family who went to this college and liked it.


Course Curriculum - 

I think our course curriculum is very good and it is a good foundation to learn the basics of what we need to know for our program. It also gives us the ability to take classes in specific areas of our program as well.

8 /10
academic
9 /10
faculty
6 /10
infrastructure
6 /10
accomodation/food
6 /10
placement
9 /10
extracurricular
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+1-724-9384000
TELEPHONE
+1-866-5956347
TOLL FREE
250 University Avenue, California, PA 15419
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Book Store

Cal U Student Bookstore0.11 Km
Kristina's Scrapbooking and More5.31 Km

Bus Station

California University: Hickory at 3rd0.43 Km
Rotary Park0.5 Km
California: Rite Aid0.68 Km
Liberty Towers384.96 Km

Restaurant

Subway Restaurants0.59 Km
Campys Pizza & 6 Pack Shop0.62 Km
Dairy Queen Grill & Chill0.69 Km
Lagerheads1.52 Km
Fox's Pizza Den4.73 Km
Fiddle's Restaurant4.77 Km
Lil' Joey's Pizzeria4.99 Km
Twelve Oaks Restaurant & Tavern5.02 Km
White Barn5.91 Km
Jilly's Restaurant & Tavern6.33 Km
The Back Porch Restaurant6.74 Km
Speers Street Grill6.76 Km
Wide Glides Bar & Grill7.52 Km
Route 40 Classic Diner7.77 Km
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Hospital

Monongahela Valley Hospital Outpatient Center1.18 Km
Whs Cal2.49 Km

Super Market

Rooster Hollow Farms3.35 Km
Walmart Supercenter4.38 Km

*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary

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