Juniata College is a type of private, coed institution, which was founded in 1896. The college is located in the foothills of the Allegheny Mountains, Central Pennsylvania. The college is known for its excellent academics, state-of-the-art technological resources, collaborative student-faculty relationships, flexible curriculum, small classes, internship opportunities, and serene campus location for students aspiring to study in the USA.
94% of full-time students from 36 states and 35 foreign countries study on the college premises. The college has an acceptance ratio of 70%. It accepted around 1664 students, out of 2378 applicants. The college campus has over 157 international students from over 37 countries in the world. Nearly 63.4% of these are full-time degree-seeking students.
90% of Juniata students are accepted to professional medical or law schools. 90% of the faculty hold the highest degree in their respective fields of study. 95% of the students participate in distinctive hands-on learning. 95% of graduates were employed soon as six months after graduation from college.
|Year of Establishment||1876|
|Type of College||Private, co-ed|
|Residence Facility/ Form||Available|
|Degrees Offered||Undergraduate and Graduate|
|Percentage of International Students||9.7%|
|Average Class size||19|
|Faculty Size||Fall 2017: 118 Full-time, 38 Part-time|
|Athletic Membership||NCAA Division IIII|
|Endowment and Related Funds, Fall 2017||106.7 million USD|
|Test Scores Accepted||SAT, ACT, TOEFL, IELTS|
Juniata College provides admission in its more than 100 undergraduate and graduate academic programs. Instead of the traditional majors system, Juniata College offers programs of emphasis (POEs) where the student can design their education according to their future goals.
The most popular POEs offered by the college are Biology/Pre-Health, Accounting/Business, Environmental Studies, Education, Chemistry, and Psychology. The college has also introduced new POEs in Professional Writing, Arts Production, Environmental Economics and Fisheries, and Aquatic Sciences.
The college also offers 5 graduate degree programs. These include Master of Business, Accounting, Organizational Leadership, Bioinformatics and Data Science.
Every major program of the university offers at least one study abroad program and the college has its 63 total partner institutions on over 6 continents.
Juniata College’s main campus has a total campus area of 110-acres and is supplemented by the Baker Peace Chapel and Baker-Henry Nature Preserve. The campus provides the facility of the library which has almost 500,000 Books, audio lectures, videos, Serial Backfiles, Government Documents and additional of 20 Commercial On-Line Services. The college has wireless access across campus including the dorm rooms as well.
The campus has a newly Renovated LEED-Gold Certified Founders Hall with Student Garden. It also has Raystown Environmental Studies Field Station spread in an area of 365-acres including the two student residences and Shuster Hall. The campus also has a Juniata College Museum of Art and Sports and Recreation Center. The campus also has an 88,000 square-foot state-of-the-art von Liebig Center for the study of Science.
The college provides an on-campus residential facility for students in its 21 residence halls, which has a total capacity of 1,274 students. All 21 residence halls are fully facilitated with an internet connection, Jim halls, recreation centers, parks, sports centers, and other facilities.
82% of undergraduates live in Juniata campus dorms. There are separate halls for Juniors, Seniors and Sophomores. The residential campus is ranked Under Top 135 Safe Schools by the Reader's Digest.
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|Expense||Fee Per Academic Year (USD)|
|Insurance Fee||1,684 (UG)|
|Miscellaneous (Activity Fee, Technology Fee, etc.)||825|
|Books and Supplies||3,000|
Nearly 98% of all freshmen are given financial assistance and aid. The average value of aid was around 37,720 USD for all freshmen, in the year 2018. Juniata college assesses individual situations for financial aid and grant funds and maximizes scholarships to minimize student loans.
The alumni council of the college has more than 16,000 alumni living around the world. This council also has the current students and their families, faculty, and staff of the college, with whom they share a common bond. The Alumni Association helps students in finding jobs, making a professional and social connection and making roots in a new community. Each year, the college holds events like happy hours, sports, picnics, sporting events, and many more for the alumni.
|Institution Type||Private (Not for Profit)|
|Average Cost of Attendance||$44,770 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||1 : 1|
|Juniata College Enrollment||1647|
|Average Graduation Rate||78.9%|
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
|Undergraduate Programs||$44,770 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$1,000 / Year|
|On campus, Room & Board||$12,040 / Year|
|On Campus, Other Expenses||$1,250 / Year|
|Off Campus Accomodation|
|Off campus (not with family), Room & Board||$12,040 / Year|
|Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses||$1,250 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Room & Board||$3,250 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Other Expenses||$3,250 / Year|
|Middle States Commission on Higher Education|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
Rank (Out of Colleges)
#269 [Out of 650]
based on 1 student ratings
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