Gannon University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
109 University Square
Erie, PA 16541-0001
(814) 871-7240
(800) 426-6668
Fax: (814) 871-5803

Contact: Terrance Kizina
Director of Admission
Main Address
109 University Square
Erie, PA 16541
(814) 871-7000

www.gannon.edu
www.online.gannon.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 2,824
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 634
Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,495
Graduate enrollment: 1,373

Setting
Urban setting
Small city (50,000 – 249,999)
Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s
Doctoral

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: $25
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 82%

Percent students who return for sophomore year: 79%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

International studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Arts – General B
Drama/Theater Arts B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Bioinformatics B
Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Accounting Technology A
Business – General A,C
Business Administration/Management B
Finance/Banking B
Human Resource Management C
Insurance/Risk Management B
International Business B
Management Information Systems B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Advertising B
Journalism B

Communications Technologies

Radio/Television Broadcasting B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – General B
Computer/Information Sciences – General B
Data Entry Applications C
Web/Multimedia Management C

Education

Business Teacher Education B
Early Childhood Education A,B
Elementary Education B
Foreign Language Teacher Education B
Secondary Education B
Social Studies Teacher Education B
Special Education B
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels B

Engineering

Chemical Engineering B
Electrical/Communications Engineering B
Environmental Engineering B
Industrial Engineering B
Mechanical Engineering B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B
English Literature (British) B

Foreign Language & Literature

Foreign Language & Literature – General B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical Laboratory Science B
Medical Dietetics B
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Nursing (RN) B
Physician Assistance B
Premedicine B
Respiratory Therapy A,B

History

History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistant A,B,C
Prelaw B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A,B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Gerontology C

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B
Environmental Studies B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Sport/Fitness Administration B

Personal & Culinary Services

Funeral Services/Mortuary Science B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Science Technologies

Biology Technician B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A,B,C
Criminalistics/Criminal Science C
Juvenile Corrections C

Social Sciences

Political Science/Government B
Social Sciences – General B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Theology 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.

Gannon University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(814) 871-7000
Website:www.gannon.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:https://apply.gannon.edu/Datatel.ERecruiting.Web.External/Pages/Login.aspx?ReturnUrl=/Datatel.ERecruiting.Web.External/Pages/application.aspx?type=dat
Address:109 W Sixth St, Erie, PA 16541-0001
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:4,343
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):64%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:3,704 (85% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$30,042
Out-of-state Tuition:$30,042
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:98%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$19,727

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Gannon University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Gannon University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences4
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services81101
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs2
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services131
Education7176
Engineering46
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1
English Language and Literature/Letters11
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs5257
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service211
Legal Professions and Studies111
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies22
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies21
Personal and Culinary Services1
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences1
Psychology1121
Public Administration and Social Service Professions211
Science Technologies/Technicians1
Social Sciences11
Theology and Religious Vocations212
Visual and Performing Arts2
Grand total31759302

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Gannon University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Education716
Health Professions and Related Programs1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Grand total728

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Gannon University 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$30,042
Out-of-state$30,042
Books and supplies$1,066

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$17,920
Out-of-state$17,920

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid60398%
Grant or scholarship aid57994%$19,727
Student loan aid52886%$8,069

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,68286%$24,369
Federal student loans1,88460%$6,748

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants4,7102,0152,695
Percent admitted100%77%78%
Percent admitted who enrolled13%13%14%

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

Gannon University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment4,343
Undergraduate enrollment3,098
Graduate enrollment1,245

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

Gannon University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
    • Dietetics (DIET) - Coordinated Program in Dietetics
  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy (OT) - Professional Programs
    • Occupational Therapy (OTM) - Programs leading to a Master's Degree
    • Occupational Therapy (OTD) - Programs leading to a Doctoral Degree
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
    • Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
  • 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
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does 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.

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