Edinboro University of Pennsylvania

Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Data & Information Overview

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How Well Is Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Ranked?

2022 Rankings

College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.

Edinboro University of Pennsylvania was awarded 68 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is engineering technology.

Overall Quality

According to College Factual's 2022 analysis, Edinboro is ranked #1,352 out of 2,576 schools in the nation that were analyzed for overall quality.

Edinboro also holds the #82 spot on the Best Colleges in Pennsylvania ranking.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Edinboro?

Acceptance Rate

Because it has a high acceptance rate of 93%, some consider Edinboro to be a safety school. But don't just assume that admittance is in the bag. Make sure to spend enough time on your application so that it is in tip-top shape.

Average Test Scores

About 80% of students accepted to Edinboro submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 470 and 580. Math scores were between 460 and 550.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Edinboro University of Pennsylvania  ( 470 to 580 )

SAT Math Scores for Edinboro University of Pennsylvania  ( 460 to 550 )
Edinboro received ACT scores from 30% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 17 and 23.

ACT Composite Scores for Edinboro University of Pennsylvania  ( 17 to 23 )

Learn more about Edinboro University of Pennsylvania admissions.

Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania is about average at 15 to 1. This ratio is often used to gauge how many students might be in an average class and how much time professors will have to spend with their students on an individual level. The national average for this metric is 15 to 1.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.

The full-time faculty percentage at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania is 81%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  81 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Edinboro 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 Edinboro University of Pennsylvania is 71%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  71 out of 100

Graduation Rate

When we say that a student has graduated on time, we mean that they have finished their bachelor's degree within four years. The on-time graduation rate at Edinboro is 25%. That's lower than the national rate of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  25 out of 100

Find out more about the retention and graduation rates at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania.

Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 3,399 undergraduates at Edinboro with 2,998 being full-time and 401 being part-time.

How Much Does Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Cost?

The overall average net price of Edinboro is $16,833. 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 Edinboro

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$13,169 $13,986 $17,079 $19,921 $21,056

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 Edinboro, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Edinboro, approximately 78% of students took out student loans averaging $7,831 a year. That adds up to $31,324 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Edinboro is 9.5%. This is about the same as the national default rate of 10.1%.

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How Much Money Do Edinboro Graduates Make?

Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from Edinboro make around $35,400 per year during the early years of their employment. This is about 11% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


See which majors at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania make the most money.

Location of Edinboro University of Pennsylvania

Edinboro University of Pennsylvania is a public institution located in Edinboro, Pennsylvania. Edinboro is a great place for students who enjoy small town life.

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Contact details for Edinboro are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 219 Meadville Street, Edinboro, PA 16444-0001
Phone: 814-732-2000
Website: www.edinboro.edu/
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/edinboro
Twitter: http://twitter.com/edinboro

Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 44 majors graduated from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania. Of these students, 822 received undergraduate degrees and 492 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
Fine & Studio Arts 108 $21,100
Business Administration & Management 73 $32,700
Teacher Education Grade Specific 64 $30,400
Health & Physical Education 57 $26,000
Nursing 50 $56,800
Liberal Arts General Studies 47 $20,800
Criminal Justice & Corrections 42 $28,100
Child Development & Psychology 39 $24,700
Social Work 34 $32,200
Computer Information Systems 28 $41,600

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

Online Learning at Edinboro

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2018-2019, 1,820 students took at least one online class at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania. This is an increase from the 1,732 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2018-2019 1,820 958
2017-2018 1,732 949
2016-2017 1,692 1,025
2015-2016 1,828 1,043
2013-2014 1,438 831

Learn more about online learning at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania.

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Notes and References


*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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