Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
104 Student Service Center
400 East Second Street
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
(570) 389-4316
Fax: (570) 389-4741

Contact: Christopher Keller
Director of Admissions and Records
Main Address
400 East Second Street
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
(570) 389-4000

www.bloomu.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 8,081
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,811
Degree-seeking undergrads: 7,840
Graduate enrollment: 774

Setting
Rural setting
Large town (10,000 – 49,999)
Residential campus

Degrees offered:

Bachelor’s
Master’s
Doctoral

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $30

Online application fee: $30
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 59%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 80%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
Business/Managerial Economics B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B
Mass Communications/Media Studies B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Forensics B
Computer Forensics B
Computer Science B
Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Business Teacher Education B
Early Childhood Education B
Elementary Education B
Science Teacher Education B
Social Studies Teacher Education B
Special Education B

Engineering

Electrical/Communications Engineering B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B
Speech/Rhetorical Studies B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
German B
Sign Language Interpretation B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical Laboratory Science B
Health Physics/Radiologic Health B
Medical Radiologic Technology B
Nursing (RN) B
Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Geology B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B
Economics B
Geography B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(570) 389-4000
Website:www.bloomu.edu
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:www.bloomu.edu/admissions/
Address:400 E Second St, Bloomsburg, PA 17815
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:9,637
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):62%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:20 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:8,469 (88% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$10,154
Out-of-state Tuition:$21,246
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:86%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,671

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences11
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services43
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2
Education139
Engineering1
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics5
Health Professions and Related Programs54
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service2
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies11
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences3
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions11
Social Sciences6
Visual and Performing Arts4
Grand total14619

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Education11
Grand total11

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$10,154
Out-of-state$21,246
Books and supplies$1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$14,165
Out-of-state$20,261

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid1,81786%
Grant or scholarship aid99047%$5,671
Student loan aid1,63678%$7,847

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid4,80753%$5,729
Federal student loans6,49071%$6,243

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants9,3303,6495,681
Percent admitted100%78%78%
Percent admitted who enrolled20%23%19%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment9,637
Undergraduate enrollment8,974
Graduate enrollment663

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
    • Audiology (AUD) - Graduate degree programs
    • Clinical doctoral program in Audiology
    • Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
  • Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs
    • Nurse Anesthesia (ANEST) - Institutions and programs at the master's degree, post master's certificate or doctoral degree levels
  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
    • Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
  • National Association of Schools of Theatre, Commission on Accreditation
    • Theatre (THEA) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

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