Kutztown University of Pennsylvania

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General Information

Admission Office
Admissions Office
PO Box 730
Kutztown, PA 19530-0730
(610) 683-4060
(877) 628-1915
Fax: (610) 683-1375

Contact: William Stahler
Director of Admissions
Main Address
PO Box 730
Kutztown, PA 19530-0730
(610) 683-4000


Total undergrads: 9,404
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,823
Degree-seeking undergrads: 8,813
Graduate enrollment: 989

Rural setting
Small town (2,500 – 9,999)
Residential campus

Degrees offered:


Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $35

Online application fee: $35
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 61%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 78%

College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Arts – General B
Commercial/Advertising Art B
Crafts/Folk Art/Artisanry 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
Finance/Banking B
Human Resources Management B
International Business B
Management Science B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B
Digital Communications/Multimedia B

Computer & Information Sciences

Information Technology B


Early Childhood Education B
Education – General B
Education of Blind/Visually Handicapped B
Education of Speech Impaired B
Elementary Education B
Kindergarten/Preschool Education B
Reading Teacher Education B
Secondary Education B
Special Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B
Speech/Rhetorical Studies B
Technical/Business Writing B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
German B
Russian B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical Laboratory Science B
Nursing (RN) B


History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Library Science

Library Science B


Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Biological/Physical Sciences B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Geology B
Oceanography B
Physics B


Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Public Administration B
Social Work B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B
Geography B
Political Science/Government B
Social Sciences – General 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.

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (610) 683-4000
Website: https://www.kutztown.edu/
Type of School: 4-year, Public
Apply Online: https://www.kutztown.edu/admissions/apply.html
Address: 15200 Kutztown Rd, Kutztown, PA 19530-0730
Setting: Town: Fringe
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 8,195
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 53%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 18 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 6,246 (76% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $11,058
Out-of-state Tuition: $15,166
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 92%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,463

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania Programs

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

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 11
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 11
Education 268
English Language and Literature/Letters 21
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Library Science 11
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Natural Resources and Conservation 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1
Philosophy and Religious Studies 1
Physical Sciences 4
Psychology 11
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 22
Social Sciences 5
Visual and Performing Arts 62
Grand total 24317

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Kutztown 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 Fees 2019-2020
In-state $11,058
Out-of-state $15,166
Books and supplies $1,440

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $10,976
Out-of-state $16,300

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 1,511 92%
Grant or scholarship aid 1,269 78% $5,463
Student loan aid 1,255 77% $7,552

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 4,745 64% $6,154
Federal student loans 5,319 72% $6,816

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Kutztown 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 Kutztown University of Pennsylvania students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 6,854 2,909 3,945
Percent admitted 100% 89% 91%
Percent admitted who enrolled 20% 20% 20%

Admissions Considerations

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

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 8,195
Undergraduate enrollment 7,200
Graduate enrollment 995

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

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
  • 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 Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
    • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

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