State institution: These 4-year Pennsylvania schools attract the most in-state students


University of Phoenix-Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences and Peirce College enrolled the most in-state students of all four-year Pennsylvania schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

The analysis is based on data reported annually to the U.S. Department of Education.

Pennsylvania 4-year schools attracting the most in-state students

Rank
School
City
Enrollment
In-state students (%)
Out-of-state students (%)
Foreign countries (%)
Unknown (%)
1
University of Phoenix-Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
141
100%
0%
0%
0%
2
Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences
Lancaster
1,686
97%
3%
0%
0%
3
Peirce College
Philadelphia
1,389
95%
5%
0%
0%
4
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State DuBois
DuBois
585
95%
2%
2%
1%
5
Strayer University-Pennsylvania
Trevose
1,789
95%
5%
0%
0%
6
Carlow University
Pittsburgh
1,365
94%
6%
0%
0%
7
Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus
Indiana
10,258
94%
5%
1%
0%
8
Lock Haven University
Haven
3,472
94%
6%
0%
0%
9
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Worthington Scranton
Dunmore
1,029
94%
4%
0%
2%
10
University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown
Johnstown
2,784
94%
2%
4%
0%
11
California University of Pennsylvania
California
5,557
93%
7%
0%
0%
12
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State New Kensington
Kensington
595
93%
5%
2%
1%
13
Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania
Shippensburg
5,574
92%
7%
1%
0%
14
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
Bloomsburg
8,579
91%
9%
0%
0%
15
Central Penn College
Summerdale
1,196
91%
9%
0%
0%
16
Clarion University of Pennsylvania
Clarion
4,321
91%
9%
0%
0%
17
University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg
Greensburg
1,523
91%
8%
1%
0%
18
DeVry University-Pennsylvania
Washington
338
90%
10%
0%
0%
19
Millersville University of Pennsylvania
Millersville
6,758
90%
9%
1%
0%
20
Pennsylvania College of Technology
Williamsport
5,457
90%
10%
0%
0%
21
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly
Furnace
652
90%
8%
2%
0%
22
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Wilkes-Barre
Lehman
456
90%
8%
0%
2%
23
Gwynedd Mercy University
Valley
2,081
88%
12%
0%
0%
24
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Berks
Reading
2,719
88%
7%
0%
5%
25
Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook
Wynnewood
95
88%
12%
0%
0%
26
Holy Family University
Philadelphia
2,093
87%
13%
1%
0%
27
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania
Rock
7,609
87%
12%
1%
0%
28
Mount Aloysius College
Cresson
1,688
86%
7%
8%
0%
29
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Lehigh Valley
Valley
900
86%
11%
0%
3%
30
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
Kutztown
7,489
85%
14%
0%
0%
31
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Brandywine
Media
1,438
85%
12%
1%
2%
32
West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Chester
14,451
85%
15%
0%
0%
33
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
Edinboro
4,290
84%
15%
1%
0%
34
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny
McKeesport
497
84%
10%
3%
4%
35
Lebanon Valley College
Annville
1,756
81%
19%
0%
0%
36
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Mont Alto
Alto
917
81%
17%
0%
2%
37
Pittsburgh Technical College
Oakdale
1,835
81%
19%
0%
0%
38
Lackawanna College
Scranton
1,604
80%
19%
1%
0%
39
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Schuylkill
Haven
732
80%
17%
0%
3%
40
Bryn Athyn College of the New Church
Athyn
331
79%
21%
0%
0%
41
Mansfield University of Pennsylvania
Mansfield
1,826
79%
21%
0%
0%
42
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Shenango
Sharon
490
79%
17%
0%
4%
43
Hussian College School of Art
Philadelphia
52
78%
11%
0%
11%
44
Keystone College
Plume
1,456
78%
22%
0%
0%
45
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Abington
Abington
3,888
78%
7%
14%
2%
46
Saint Vincent College
Latrobe
1,667
78%
22%
0%
0%
47
Waynesburg University
Waynesburg
1,376
78%
22%
0%
0%
48
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Beaver
Monaca
655
77%
20%
2%
1%
49
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Hazleton
Hazleton
755
77%
21%
0%
2%
50
Chatham University
Pittsburgh
1,208
76%
22%
0%
2%
51
Robert Morris University
Township
4,243
76%
17%
7%
0%
52
Wilkes University
Wilkes-Barre
2,491
75%
21%
5%
0%
53
Alvernia University
Reading
2,251
74%
25%
0%
1%
54
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania
Stroudsburg
6,051
74%
25%
1%
0%
55
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Erie-Behrend College
Erie
4,345
74%
8%
16%
1%
56
Rosemont College
Rosemont
635
73%
25%
1%
0%
57
La Roche College
Pittsburgh
1,378
72%
15%
13%
0%
58
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona
Altoona
3,482
72%
17%
8%
2%
59
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State York
York
967
72%
8%
0%
20%
60
Saint Francis University
Loretto
2,117
71%
26%
0%
3%
61
Seton Hill University
Greensburg
2,092
71%
28%
1%
0%
62
Cabrini University
Radnor
1,686
70%
29%
0%
1%
63
Cedar Crest College
Allentown
1,433
69%
29%
0%
3%
64
DeSales University
Valley
2,345
69%
31%
0%
0%
65
Temple University
Philadelphia
29,580
69%
27%
4%
0%
66
Washington & Jefferson College
Washington
1,405
69%
27%
4%
0%
67
Duquesne University
Pittsburgh
5,942
68%
30%
2%
0%
68
Geneva College
Falls
1,417
67%
33%
0%
1%
69
The Art Institute of Philadelphia
Philadelphia
842
67%
32%
0%
1%
70
The Art Institute of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh
431
67%
32%
1%
0%
71
University of Pittsburgh-Bradford
Bradford
1,336
67%
29%
3%
1%
72
La Salle University
Philadelphia
3,821
65%
33%
2%
0%
73
Westminster College
Wilmington
1,191
65%
35%
0%
0%
74
Wilson College
Chambersburg
827
65%
26%
9%
0%
75
Pennsylvania College of Art and Design
Lancaster
260
64%
36%
0%
0%
76
Elizabethtown College
Elizabethtown
1,671
63%
35%
2%
0%
77
Misericordia University
Dallas
2,146
63%
37%
0%
0%
78
Chestnut Hill College
Philadelphia
1,364
62%
35%
2%
0%
79
Eastern University
Davids
1,887
62%
36%
2%
0%
80
Gannon University
Erie
3,076
62%
32%
6%
0%
81
Messiah College
Mechanicsburg
2,759
62%
34%
4%
0%
82
Moravian College
Bethlehem
2,083
62%
35%
0%
3%
83
University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus
Pittsburgh
19,326
62%
34%
4%
0%
84
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology
Harrisburg
509
61%
37%
0%
1%
85
King's College
Wilkes-Barre
2,198
61%
29%
9%
0%
86
Neumann University
Aston
2,085
60%
38%
2%
0%
87
Point Park University
Pittsburgh
3,281
59%
38%
3%
0%
88
Juniata College
Huntingdon
1,485
58%
35%
7%
0%
89
Widener University
Chester
3,436
58%
42%
0%
0%
90
Lancaster Bible College
Lancaster
1,791
57%
42%
1%
0%
91
Marywood University
Scranton
1,960
57%
42%
1%
0%
92
York College of Pennsylvania
York
4,171
57%
43%
0%
0%
93
Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies
Elizabethtown
336
56%
0%
0%
44%
94
Ursinus College
Collegeville
1,507
56%
42%
1%
1%
95
Grove City College
City
2,373
55%
44%
0%
0%
96
Immaculata University
Immaculata
1,482
55%
45%
0%
0%
97
Moore College of Art and Design
Philadelphia
373
55%
42%
1%
1%
98
Albright College
Reading
2,015
54%
45%
1%
0%
99
The Restaurant School at Walnut Hill College
Philadelphia
334
54%
46%
0%
0%
100
Thiel College
Greenville
766
54%
46%
0%
0%
101
Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University)
Philadelphia
2,685
53%
46%
2%
0%
102
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
Park
40,835
53%
36%
10%
1%
103
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania
Cheyney
723
52%
48%
0%
0%
104
Delaware Valley University
Doylestown
1,992
52%
48%
0%
0%
105
Susquehanna University
Selinsgrove
2,351
52%
47%
0%
0%
106
Arcadia University
Glenside
2,390
51%
49%
1%
0%
107
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg
Middletown
4,286
51%
15%
33%
1%
108
Cairn University-Langhorne
Langhorne
770
50%
46%
3%
0%
109
Lycoming College
Williamsport
1,217
50%
45%
4%
1%
110
University of the Sciences
Philadelphia
1,277
46%
53%
0%
1%
111
Saint Joseph's University
Philadelphia
5,144
45%
54%
2%
0%
112
Allegheny College
Meadville
1,802
44%
53%
3%
0%
113
Drexel University
Philadelphia
15,534
42%
49%
9%
1%
114
Lincoln University
University
2,002
42%
55%
3%
0%
115
Clarks Summit University
Township
503
41%
56%
2%
1%
116
University of Valley Forge
Phoenixville
704
40%
59%
0%
1%
117
Mercyhurst University
Erie
2,452
38%
58%
5%
0%
118
Pennsylvania State University-World Campus
Park
8,513
37%
54%
0%
9%
119
University of Scranton
Scranton
3,810
35%
64%
0%
1%
120
The University of the Arts
Philadelphia
1,681
33%
59%
4%
3%
121
Gettysburg College
Gettysburg
2,411
24%
70%
6%
0%
122
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Philadelphia
188
24%
71%
0%
5%
123
Lehigh University
Bethlehem
5,075
22%
68%
8%
2%
124
Muhlenberg College
Allentown
2,367
22%
74%
4%
0%
125
Yeshivath Beth Moshe
Scranton
34
22%
78%
0%
0%
126
Franklin and Marshall College
Lancaster
2,283
21%
64%
16%
0%
127
Dickinson College
Carlisle
2,382
20%
68%
12%
0%
128
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
11,716
18%
67%
13%
3%
129
Villanova University
Villanova
6,950
17%
82%
1%
0%
130
Bucknell University
Lewisburg
3,611
16%
77%
8%
0%
131
Lafayette College
Easton
2,594
16%
73%
10%
0%
132
Bryn Mawr College
Mawr
1,334
12%
69%
19%
0%
133
Talmudical Yeshiva of Philadelphia
Philadelphia
114
11%
81%
8%
0%
134
Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh
6,533
10%
70%
19%
0%
135
Haverford College
Haverford
1,296
9%
78%
13%
0%
136
Swarthmore College
Swarthmore
1,577
9%
79%
12%
0%
137
The Art Institute of Pittsburgh-Online Division
Pittsburgh
2,940
6%
94%
0%
0%
138
Curtis Institute of Music
Philadelphia
131
0%
61%
39%
0%


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