Pennsylvania State University

"Home of the Lions"

Basic School Information

  • Located in Philadelphia, PA
  • Penn State has many campuses and a lot of opportunity. Has a strong science program for bachelors in biology or chemistry.
  • Total Cost for four years: Approximately 190,000 for non-resident
  • Enrollment: 98,097
  • Student/Faculty Ratio: 6:1

Location Information

Philadelphia is known for its rich history

Fun things to do:


  • Independence Hall
  • Franklin institute
  • Philadelphia Zoo
  • Franklin Square
  • Citizens Bank Park (Baseball)

Weather:


  • Spring Averages: 63 degrees
  • Summer Averages: 85 degrees
  • Fall Averages: 67 degrees
  • Winter Averages: 43 degrees

Geography:


  • Atlantic Ocean
  • Appalachian Mountains
  • Delaware River

Paying for College

How I plan to pay for college:

  • I will get a job and save money
  • Academic scholarships

Scholarships I will apply for include:

  • Amaranthus Family Science and Math Scholarship
  • Criswell Scholarship
  • Dale Boothe Memorial Scholarship