Clarion University of Pennsylvania - Bachelor's Degree

Clarion University offers undergraduate and graduate programs. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. The University was founded on September 10, 1867, as the Carrier Seminary of Western Pennsylvania. Clarion became a college-level institution in 1920. The school became a university in the 1980s. Notable alumni include Joan Marie Engel (Rear Admiral with the Navy Nurse Corps – 1994-1998) and Donna Oberlander (Pennsylvania State Representative).

  • Average Tuition USD 29,904

School Description

Clarion University of Pennsylvania is a public institution that was founded in 1867. It is one of 14 Universities which are part of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE). It has total undergraduate enrollment of 4,911. Its setting is rural and the campus size is 201 acres.

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Admission Requirements

  • Minimum GPA 3.00
  • Minimum incoming TOEFL iBT 70
  • Minimum incoming IELTS 7.00
  • Minimum SAT 950
  • Minimum ACT 22


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    Established in 1867


    Graduate students at Clarion University can earn degrees in business, library science and communication, among other fields. Graduate nursing students can enroll in a joint program with Edinboro University.

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        840 Wood St, Clarion, PA 16214, United States

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          • P
            1978-1978, BBA

            A great University to become an adult !A place that helped me create great memories, great friends and help me start my path in life.

          • O
            1964-1968, Bachelor of Science

            Great school in a great communityA quality education where excellence is important, not just graduating.

          • J
            1973-1978, Bachelor of Science

            Good Education, motivating faculty, Happy Alumni of Clarion UniversitySmall but growing, has a lot of fields to offer, Town of Clarion very supportive of University. Excellent Education/Special Education Program. School where you can and will be noticed!!