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Engineering : Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus

Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
Address201 Old Main
CityUniversity Park
LevelFour or more years
Total Students47307
Student to Faculty Ratio16:1
Admission Rate51.3%
Carnegie ClassificationResearch Universities (very high research activity)
Undergrad Application Fees$50
Grad Application Fees$65
EnrollmentFees (/yr)Required Fees(/yr)
Undergrad In-State$16572$942
Undergrad Out-State$30404$942
Grad In-State$19328$942
Grad Out-State$33142$942
SAT Score**
SectionScore (25/75) percentile
Critical Reading530/630
ACT Score**
SectionScore (25/75) percentile
**Above numbers are at University/College level (not for a particular department or program)


Aerospace- Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering
Agricultural/Biological Engineering and Bioengineering
Architectural Engineering
Biomedical/Medical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Computer Engineering- General
Electrical- Electronics and Communications Engineering
Engineering Mechanics
Engineering Science
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
Industrial Engineering
Materials Engineering
Materials Science
Mechanical Engineering
Mining and Mineral Engineering
Nuclear Engineering
Petroleum Engineering
Surveying Engineering

MS in Mechanical Engineering (Min. GRE Requirements) : GRE scores of 1200 for verbal, and and quantitative section, as well as 4.0 for the analytical, writing section.

Pre Application Form for Industrial Engineering

MS in Chemical Engineering :We do not impose numerical requirements on GPA or GRE scores. Although exceptions occur, the typical student entering our program will have a gpa above 3.4, be in the top 20% of their class, and have GRE scores over 1100 [quantitative+verbal] and 4.0 [analytical writing]. You should be aware that the letters of recommendation and your presentation of yourself in the statement of purpose are also extremely important.

Engineering Resources

17. University of Maryland-College Park
18. Harvard University
19. Pennsylvania State University
20. University of California-Santa Barbara
21. University of Southern California

GRE Scores and Admissions