Edinboro University of Pennsylvania

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$7,492

3.51% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$15,513

After Financial Aid

2016 Student Loan

9.41%

Default Rate

2017 Acceptance Rate

92.5%

2,796 Applicants

2017 Enrolled Students

5,574

81.1% Full-Time

2017 Graduation Rate

47.9%

572 Graduates

About

Edinboro University of Pennsylvania is a higher education institution located in Erie County, PA. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania were General Fine Studio Arts (126 degrees awarded), General Business Administration & Management (82 degrees), and Registered Nursing (63 degrees).

In 2017, 1,495 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania. 68.1% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 31.9% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (1,290 degrees), 13.6 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (95 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Edinboro 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 Edinboro 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 $15,513.

In 2017, 72% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 73% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$7,492

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania was $7,492. The cost of tuition at Edinboro 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

$15,513

2017 Value

8.31%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 Edinboro University of Pennsylvania had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $15,513. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of Edinboro University of Pennsylvania grew by 8.31%.

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Other Student Expenses

$11,219

Room and Board

$1,000

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania was of $11,219 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,000. The cost of room and board increased by 1.99% between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

72%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

73%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

72% of undergraduate students at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a growth of 0% with respect to 2016, when 72% 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.

9.41%

2016 Default Rate

210

Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania was 9.41%, which represents 210 out of the 2232 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

Edinboro University of Pennsylvania received 2,796 undergraduate applications in 2017, which represents a 11.4% annual decline. Out of those 2,796 applicants, 2,587 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 92.5% acceptance rate.

There were 5,574 students enrolled at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania in 2017, and 80% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Edinboro University of Pennsylvania has an overall enrollment yield of 32.4%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

92.5%

Acceptance Rate in 2017

2,587

Accepted Out of 2,796

In 2017, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Edinboro University of Pennsylvania was 92.5% (2,587 admissions from 2,796 applications). This is lower than the acceptance rate of 2016, which was 95.3%. Between 2016 and 2017, the number of applicants declined by -11.4%, while admissions declined by -13.9%.

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SAT Scores

80%

Submission Percentage

673

Scores Submitted

80% of enrolled first-time students at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania in 2017 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Edinboro University of Pennsylvania has a total enrollment of 5,574 students. The full-time enrollment at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania is 4,523 students and the part-time enrollment is 1,051. This means that 81.1% of students enrolled at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, both undergraduate and graduate, is 81.8% White, 6.93% Black or African American, 3.34% Two or More Races, 2.94% Hispanic or Latino, 1.08% Asian, 0.305% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.0897% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (47.4%), followed by White Male (33.6%) and Black or African American Female (3.45%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Female (64.1%), followed by White Male (16.4%) and Black or African American Female (6.61%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

81.1%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, both undergraduate and graduate, is 5,574 students. The full-time enrollment at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania is 4,523 and the part-time enrollment is 1,051. This means that 81.1% of students enrolled at Edinboro 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

66%

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 Edinboro University of Pennsylvania was 66%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Masters Colleges and Universities (75%), Edinboro 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

    4,562

  2. Black or African American

    386

  3. Two or More Races

    186

The enrolled student population at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania is 81.8% White, 6.93% Black or African American, 3.34% Two or More Races, 2.94% Hispanic or Latino, 1.08% Asian, 0.305% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.0897% 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, 119 students (2.13%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2017, 541 more women than men received degrees from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania. The majority of degree recipients at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania are white (1,290 degrees awarded). There were 13.6 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (95 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania is General Fine Studio Arts (126 degrees awarded), followed by General Business Administration & Management (82 degrees) and Registered Nursing (63 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Public Administration and Social Service (203 degrees awarded), Education (338 degrees), and Visual & Performing Arts (160 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania are Elementary & middle school teachers (2,009,444 people), Secondary school teachers (341,567 people), Other managers (301,802 people), Education administrators (300,478 people), and Postsecondary teachers (249,028 people).

The most specialized majors at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania are Public Administration and Social Service (203 degrees awarded), Education (338 degrees), Visual & Performing Arts (160 degrees), Communications (86 degrees), and Physical Sciences (34 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 Edinboro University of Pennsylvania are Surgeons, Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents, Physicians, Geoscientists and hydrologists, except geographers, and Dentists

The most specialized majors at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania are Public Administration and Social Service (203 degrees awarded), Education (338 degrees), Visual & Performing Arts (160 degrees), Communications (86 degrees), and Physical Sciences (34 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania are Elementary & secondary schools (3,001,331 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (544,199 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (291,042 people), Computer Systems Design (218,849 people), and Individual & family services (159,564 people).

The most specialized majors at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania are Public Administration and Social Service (203 degrees awarded), Education (338 degrees), Visual & Performing Arts (160 degrees), Communications (86 degrees), and Physical Sciences (34 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Edinboro University of Pennsylvania.

Most Common

  1. 126 degrees awarded

  2. 82 degrees awarded

  3. 63 degrees awarded

In 2017, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania was General Fine Studio Arts with 126 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 477

  2. 1,018

In 2017, 477 degrees were awarded to men at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, which is 0.469 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (1,018).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2017, 52 degrees were awarded to men at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania in General Business Administration & Management, which is 1.24 times more than the 42 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2017, 180 degrees were awarded to women at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania in Social Work, which is 7.83 times more than the 23 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

25%

100% Completion Time

49%

150% Completion Time

In 2017, 25% of students graduating from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 49% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 51% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

American Indian or Alaska Native Male

Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania is Male and American Indian or Alaska Native (100% 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, 0.175% of graduates (1 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    1,290 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    95 degrees awarded

  3. Two or More Races

    30 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania is white (1,290 degrees awarded). There were 13.6 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (95 degrees).

1.14% of degree recipients (17 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Female

    880 degrees awarded

  2. White Male

    410 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American Female

    60 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania is white female (880 degrees awarded). There were 2.15 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (410 degrees).

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Operations

Edinboro University of Pennsylvania has an endowment valued at nearly $26.4M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $2.38M (9.02%), compared to the 6.94% average return ($2.3M on $33.1M) across all Masters Colleges and Universities.

In 2017, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania had a total salary expenditure of $129M. Edinboro University of Pennsylvania employs 82 Professors, 67 Assistant professors, and 63 Associate professors. Most academics at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania are Male Professors (49), Male Associate professors(38), and Male Assistant professors (37).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania are: Service, with 84 employees, Business and Financial Operations, with 83 employees, and Office and Administrative Support with 70 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$26.4M

2017 Endowment

19.5%

growth from 2016

Edinboro University of Pennsylvania has an endowment valued at about $26.4M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Edinboro University of Pennsylvania grew 19.5% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $6.73M 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: Larger Programs Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $441k - Federal

  2. $6.66M - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania received $441k in grants and contracts from the federal government, $6.66M from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$49.2M

2017 Salaries

1.27%

growth from 2016

In 2017, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania paid a median of $49.2M in salaries, which represents 38.2% of their overall expenditure ($129M) and a 1.27% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 6.72% decline from 2015 and a 0.667% decline from 2014.

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

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Instructional Salaries

$21.6M

Instructional Salaries

248

Number of Employees

In 2017, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania paid a total of $21.6M to 248 employees working as instructors, which represents 43.9% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $16.8M (34%) for similar Masters Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Professor

Most Common Instructor

82 Employees

Service

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

84 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania were Professor with 82 employees; Assistant professor with 67 employees; and Assistant professor with 63 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania were Service with 84 employees; Business and Financial Operations with 83 employees; and Office and Administrative Support with 70 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Male Professor

  2. Male Associate professor

  3. Male Assistant professor

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania was Male Professor with 49 employees, Male Associate professor with 38 employees, and Male Assistant professor with 37 employees.

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

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