Kutztown University of Pennsylvania

Kutztown, PA

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 6,484
Graduate Enrollment: 978
Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Town: Fringe (in urban cluster up to 10 miles from an urbanized area)
Four-year, medium, highly residential // full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 97.25%

Male/Female: 46% / 54% (2017)

First generation college students: 34.7% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 1.7% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.3% (2014)

Test scores for admission: Required
2022 Median Admit SAT: 1,095
SAT 25th Percentile - 75th: 990 - 1200

2022 Median Admit ACT: 21
ACT 25th Percentile - 75th: 19 - 23

Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 57.6% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 38.0% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 26.4% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 18.1% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 72.1%
Black: 7.9%
Hispanic: 10.0%
Asian: 2.1%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.2%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.0%
2+ races: 3.3%
Non-resident alien: 0.8%
Unknown race: 3.6%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $28,612
In-State tuition: $11,170
Out-of-State tuition: $15,278

Estimated books and supplies: $1,440 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $10,830 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $4,290 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $10,830 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $4,290 (2022)

Average Family Income: $81,496 (2017)
Median Family Income: $65,385 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 32.4%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 65.9%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $26,000 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $276 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $16,844
$30k-48k $18,087
$48k-75k $20,962
$75k-110k $24,154
$110k+ $26,377

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 37%
6-year graduation rate: 54%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 98.1% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $26,000 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $9,500 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $20,500 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $20,969 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 78.8% (2015)
@3 year 81.9% (2017)
@5 year 85.7% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 54.6% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 62.4% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $37,289 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $46,653 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Bachelor's Degree Natural Resources Conservation and Research. 22 $26,250 $275 $37,239 ($3,103) $45,019 ($3,752)
Master's Degree Educational/Instructional Media Design. 30 $58,029 ($4,836)
Bachelor's Degree Special Education and Teaching. 67 $27,000 $286 $46,031 ($3,836) $49,619 ($4,135)
Master's Degree Student Counseling and Personnel Services. 28 $465 $43,581 ($3,632) $50,821 ($4,235)
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 126 $27,000 $286 $41,738 ($3,478) $45,768 ($3,814)
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 52 $275 $51,268 ($4,272) $52,124 ($4,344)
Bachelor's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 23 $27,000 $286 $32,592 ($2,716) $45,519 ($3,793)
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 49 $54,710 ($4,559) $58,579 ($4,882)
Bachelor's Degree Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics. 6
Bachelor's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 22 $21,766 ($1,814) $44,277 ($3,690)
Master's Degree English Language and Literature, General. 4
Bachelor's Degree Rhetoric and Composition/Writing Studies. 32 $27,000 $276 $25,605 ($2,134) $42,826 ($3,569)
Bachelor's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 10
Bachelor's Degree Library Science and Administration. 5
Master's Degree Library Science and Administration. 8
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 55 $27,000 $286 $34,237 ($2,853) $60,717 ($5,060)
Bachelor's Degree Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology. 8
Bachelor's Degree Mathematics. 11 $58,848 ($4,904)
Bachelor's Degree Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies. 73 $27,000 $285 $34,823 ($2,902) $45,351 ($3,779)
Bachelor's Degree Philosophy. 8
Bachelor's Degree Chemistry. 9
Bachelor's Degree Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences. 25 $26,334 $272 $31,568 ($2,631) $56,451 ($4,704)
Bachelor's Degree Physics. 13 $38,280 ($3,190)
Bachelor's Degree Psychology, General. 112 $27,000 $276 $28,200 ($2,350) $41,624 ($3,469)
Master's Degree Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology. 29 $660 $38,888 ($3,241) $47,756 ($3,980)
Master's Degree Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management. 4
Bachelor's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 104 $26,000 $276 $34,215 ($2,851) $49,795 ($4,150)
Bachelor's Degree Public Administration. 6
Master's Degree Public Administration. 13 $63,771 ($5,314)
Bachelor's Degree Social Work. 75 $26,624 $270 $36,617 ($3,051) $39,647 ($3,304)
Master's Degree Social Work. 37 $466 $45,095 ($3,758) $52,577 ($4,381)
First Professional Degree Social Work. 3
Bachelor's Degree Anthropology. 5
Bachelor's Degree Geography and Cartography. 10 $49,316 ($4,110)
Bachelor's Degree Political Science and Government. 21 $27,000 $268 $34,681 ($2,890) $45,266 ($3,772)
Bachelor's Degree Sociology. 26 $28,000 $286 $32,105 ($2,675) $43,888 ($3,657)
Bachelor's Degree Visual and Performing Arts, General. 1
Bachelor's Degree Crafts/Craft Design, Folk Art and Artisanry. 6
Bachelor's Degree Design and Applied Arts. 78 $27,000 $286 $37,681 ($3,140) $44,383 ($3,699)
Master's Degree Design and Applied Arts. 2
Bachelor's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 38 $27,000 $286 $21,613 ($1,801) $36,582 ($3,049)
Bachelor's Degree Music. 19 $27,000 $285 $13,274 ($1,106)
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 361 $27,000 $276 $42,750 ($3,563) $56,785 ($4,732)
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 6
Bachelor's Degree History. 20 $27,000 $276 $22,109 ($1,842) $35,381 ($2,948)
Bachelor's Degree Area Studies. 2
Bachelor's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 121 $26,000 $275 $34,560 ($2,880)
Bachelor's Degree Radio, Television, and Digital Communication. 60 $27,000 $279 $21,459 ($1,788) $37,394 ($3,116)
Bachelor's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 71 $27,000 $276 $50,784 ($4,232) $73,137 ($6,095)
Master's Degree Computer Science. 5


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $90,198
Full time faculty: 82%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 19.0

School's endowment start of year: $36,304,976 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $45,057,816 (2022)