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East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania Data & Information Overview

Want the scoop on East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania? We've put together a comprehensive report on the school that covers what majors East Stroudsburg University offers, how the school ranks, how diverse it is, and much more. Want to know more about a specific stat? Just click on its tile, and you'll go to a page that goes more in-depth on that subject. You can also use the links below to go directly to any section on this page.

How Well Is East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania Ranked?

2021 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, and much more.

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania was awarded 11 badges in the 2021 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is parks, recreation, leisure, and fitness studies.

Overall Quality

According to College Factual's 2021 analysis, East Stroudsburg University is ranked #1,108 out of 1,715 schools in the nation that were analyzed for overall quality.

East Stroudsburg University is also ranked #106 out of 123 schools in Pennsylvania.

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Is It Hard to Get Into East Stroudsburg University?

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania is 84%. That's higher than the rate at many schools, but still low enough to be considered somewhat selective. If you want to get in, you'll need good grades and to be able to show that East Stroudsburg University is a good fit for you.

Average Test Scores

About 84% of students accepted to East Stroudsburg University submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 460 and 550. Math scores were between 450 and 540.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania  ( 460 to 550 )
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SAT Math Scores for East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania  ( 450 to 540 )
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East Stroudsburg University received ACT scores from 14% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 20 and 25.

ACT Composite Scores for East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania  ( 20 to 25 )
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East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania is 22 to 1, which is high when compared to the national average of 15 to 1. This may indicate that some of your classes will be larger in size than they would be at other schools. However, upper level classes will probably be smaller.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania is 72%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  72 out of 100
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Retention and Graduation Rates at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate tells us what percentage of first-year, full-time students choose to continue on to their sophomore year at a particular school. The rate at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania is 70%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  70 out of 100
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Graduation Rate

When it comes to finishing their studies on time, those seeking a bachelor's degree from East Stroudsburg University have a four-year graduation rate of 35%. This is comparable to the national average of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  35 out of 100
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Good Overall Diversity at East Stroudsburg University

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 5,402 undergraduates at East Stroudsburg University with 4,939 being full-time and 463 being part-time.

East Stroudsburg University Diversity Score

When calculating the overall diversity score for a school, College Factual does not just look at the percentage of women and racial-ethnic minorities*. Instead, it looks to see how good of a mixture a school has with regard to gender, ethnicity, age, and location of origin.

The overall diversity score for East Stroudsburg University is 75.69 out of 100, meaning that is is more diverse than most schools in the country.

Overall Diversity Score  75.69 out of 100
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How Much Does East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania Cost?

The overall average net price of East Stroudsburg University is $17,022. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for East Stroudsburg University

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$13,813 $13,955 $17,739 $20,796 $21,236

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of East Stroudsburg University, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At East Stroudsburg University, approximately 79% of students took out student loans averaging $7,699 a year. That adds up to $30,796 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at East Stroudsburg University is 8.1%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.

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How Much Money Do East Stroudsburg University Graduates Make?

Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from East Stroudsburg University make around $44,600 per year during the early years of their employment. This is good news for future East Stroudsburg University graduates since it is 12% more than the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year.

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Location of East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania is a public institution situated in East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania. The location of the school is great for students who enjoy the amenities of city life.

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Location of East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania

Contact details for East Stroudsburg University are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 200 Prospect Street, East Stroudsburg, PA 18301-2999
Phone: 570-422-3117
Website: https://www.esu.edu
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/eaststroudsburguniversity
Twitter: https://twitter.com/esuniversity

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 45 majors graduated from East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania. Of these students, 1,267 received undergraduate degrees and 230 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Business Administration & Management 159 $36,500
Health & Physical Education 114 $28,900
Criminal Justice & Corrections 101 $34,600
General Psychology 92 $26,200
General Biology 59 $31,500
Nursing 51 $67,800
Teacher Education Grade Specific 51 $29,200
Communication & Media Studies 47 $31,900
Social Work 45 $28,900
Special Education 42 $35,400

Learn more about the majors offered at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at East Stroudsburg University

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2017-2018, 1,005 students took at least one online class at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania. This is an increase from the 191 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 1,005 186
2016-2017 191 191
2015-2016 717 153
2014-2015 576 98
2013-2014 688 77

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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