East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$7,492

3.37% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$15,402

After Financial Aid

2016 Student Loan

8.12%

Default Rate

2017 Acceptance Rate

83.6%

9,292 Applicants

2017 Enrolled Students

6,742

86.6% Full-Time

2017 Graduation Rate

48.1%

660 Graduates

About

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania is a higher education institution located in Monroe County, PA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania were General Business Administration & Management (166 degrees awarded), General Psychology (100 degrees), and Kinesiology & Exercise Science (86 degrees).

In 2017, 1,540 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania. 58.1% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 41.9% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (1,184 degrees), 9.79 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (121 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania is $7,492, which is $-13,241 less than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,733).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania is $7,492, which is $-13,241 less than the national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,733).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $15,402.

In 2017, 68% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 66% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$7,492

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania was $7,492. The cost of tuition at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania is $-13,241 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for Masters Colleges and Universities ($20,733).

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Average Net Price

$15,402

2017 Value

5.95%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $15,402. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania grew by 5.95%.

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Other Student Expenses

$8,827

Room and Board

$1,298

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania was of $8,827 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,298. The cost of room and board increased by 0.165% between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies increased by 8.17% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

68%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

66%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

68% of undergraduate students at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a growth of 30.8% with respect to 2016, when 52% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.

8.12%

2016 Default Rate

161

Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania was 8.12%, which represents 161 out of the 1983 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Admissions

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania received 9,292 undergraduate applications in 2017, which represents a 42.8% annual growth. Out of those 9,292 applicants, 7,764 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 83.6% acceptance rate.

There were 6,742 students enrolled at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania in 2017, and 84% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania has an overall enrollment yield of 16.6%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

83.6%

Acceptance Rate in 2017

7,764

Accepted Out of 9,292

In 2017, the undergraduate acceptance rate of East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania was 83.6% (7,764 admissions from 9,292 applications). This is higher than the acceptance rate of 2016, which was 83.3%. Between 2016 and 2017, the number of applicants grew by 42.8%, while admissions grew by 43.1%.

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SAT Scores

84%

Submission Percentage

1,077

Scores Submitted

84% of enrolled first-time students at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania in 2017 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania has a total enrollment of 6,742 students. The full-time enrollment at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania is 5,841 students and the part-time enrollment is 901. This means that 86.6% of students enrolled at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania, both undergraduate and graduate, is 62.8% White, 16.2% Black or African American, 11.9% Hispanic or Latino, 3.6% Two or More Races, 1.77% Asian, 0.163% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.119% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (35.4%), followed by White Male (26.2%) and Black or African American Female (9.55%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Female (47.4%), followed by White Male (27.3%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (3.11%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

86.6%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania, both undergraduate and graduate, is 6,742 students. The full-time enrollment at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania is 5,841 and the part-time enrollment is 901. This means that 86.6% of students enrolled at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania are enrolled full-time compared with 68.6% at similar Masters Colleges and Universities.

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Retention Rate over Time

70%

2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania was 70%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Masters Colleges and Universities (75%), East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    4,237

  2. Black or African American

    1,095

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    799

The enrolled student population at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania is 62.8% White, 16.2% Black or African American, 11.9% Hispanic or Latino, 3.6% Two or More Races, 1.77% Asian, 0.163% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.119% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Masters Colleges and Universities is 54.4% White, 15% Hispanic or Latino, and 13.2% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 149 students (2.21%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2017, 250 more women than men received degrees from East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania. The majority of degree recipients at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania are white (1,184 degrees awarded). There were 9.79 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (121 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania is General Business Administration & Management (166 degrees awarded), followed by General Psychology (100 degrees) and Kinesiology & Exercise Science (86 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (188 degrees awarded), Communication Technologies (27 degrees), and History (31 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania are Physicians (438,623 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (301,308 people), Other managers (224,333 people), Postsecondary teachers (195,055 people), and Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers (176,143 people).

The most specialized majors at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania are Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (188 degrees awarded), Communication Technologies (27 degrees), History (31 degrees), Biology (131 degrees), and Psychology (100 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania are Surgeons, Dentists, Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents, Physicians, and Personal financial advisors

The most specialized majors at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania are Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (188 degrees awarded), Communication Technologies (27 degrees), History (31 degrees), Biology (131 degrees), and Psychology (100 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (652,464 people), Elementary & secondary schools (638,504 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (482,290 people), Outpatient care centers (225,588 people), and Offices of physicians (225,240 people).

The most specialized majors at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania are Parks, Recreation, & Leisure (188 degrees awarded), Communication Technologies (27 degrees), History (31 degrees), Biology (131 degrees), and Psychology (100 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

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Most Common

  1. 166 degrees awarded

  2. 100 degrees awarded

  3. 86 degrees awarded

In 2017, the most common bachelors degree concentration at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania was General Business Administration & Management with 166 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 645

  2. 895

In 2017, 645 degrees were awarded to men at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania, which is 0.721 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (895).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2017, 104 degrees were awarded to men at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania in General Business Administration & Management, which is 1.68 times more than the 62 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2017, 80 degrees were awarded to women at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania in General Psychology, which is 4 times more than the 20 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

35%

100% Completion Time

55%

150% Completion Time

In 2017, 35% of students graduating from East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 55% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 56% within 200%.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

White Female

Highest Graduation Rate (57.4%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania is Female and White (57.4% graduation rate). Across all Masters Colleges and Universities, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (68.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 2.27% of graduates (15 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    1,184 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    121 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American

    119 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania is white (1,184 degrees awarded). There were 9.79 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, hispanic or latino (121 degrees).

1.49% of degree recipients (23 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Female

    703 degrees awarded

  2. White Male

    481 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino Female

    66 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania is white female (703 degrees awarded). There were 1.46 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (481 degrees).

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Operations

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania has an endowment valued at nearly $21.1M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $1.06M (5.04%), compared to the 6.94% average return ($2.3M on $33.1M) across all Masters Colleges and Universities.

In 2017, East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania had a total salary expenditure of $120M. East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania employs 85 Professors, 80 Associate professors, and 45 Instructors. Most academics at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania are Male Professors (53), Female Associate professors(41), and Male Associate professors (39).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania are: Business and Financial Operations, with 102 employees, Service, with 83 employees, and Office and Administrative Support with 78 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$21.1M

2017 Endowment

16%

growth from 2016

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania has an endowment valued at about $21.1M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania grew 16% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $12M lower than than the median endowment of Masters Colleges and Universities according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Masters Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $1.22M - Federal

  2. $6.54M - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania received $1.22M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $6.54M from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$51.5M

2017 Salaries

4.77%

growth from 2016

In 2017, East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania paid a median of $51.5M in salaries, which represents 42.8% of their overall expenditure ($120M) and a 4.77% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 5.73% decline from 2015 and a 0.035% growth from 2014.

The median for similar Masters Colleges and Universities is 31.4M (40.5% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$22.1M

Instructional Salaries

255

Number of Employees

In 2017, East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania paid a total of $22.1M to 255 employees working as instructors, which represents 43% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $8.02M (34.2%) for similar Masters Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Professor

Most Common Instructor

85 Employees

Business and Financial Operations

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

102 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania were Professor with 85 employees; Associate professor with 80 employees; and Associate professor with 45 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania were Business and Financial Operations with 102 employees; Service with 83 employees; and Office and Administrative Support with 78 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Male Professor

  2. Female Associate professor

  3. Male Associate professor

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania was Male Professor with 53 employees, Female Associate professor with 41 employees, and Male Associate professor with 39 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania.

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