California University of Pennsylvania

California, PA

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250 University Avenue, Box 94
California, PA 15419
Institutional Control: Public

Admission

Academic calendar: Semester
August 22 application deadline
74.1% accepted

2014-2015 Tuition

Rolling Deadline for applying for financial aid
N/A Used GI Bill benefits to partially or fully finance tuition and fees
$12,966 Tuition and Fees

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School Details

Has guaranteed admission agreement with at least one other institution: N/A
Guaranteed admission agreement URL: N/A

Programs Offered

associate degree, bachelor's degree, certificate, master's degree, post-bachelor's certificate, post-master's certificate

Majors Offered

Computer and information sciences, general, Education, general, Educational leadership and administration, general, Special education and teaching, general, Education/teaching of individuals in early childhood special education programs, Counselor education/school counseling and guidance services, Elementary education and teaching, Junior high/intermediate/middle school education and teaching, Secondary education and teaching, Kindergarten/preschool education and teaching, Teacher education and professional development, specific levels and methods, other, Reading teacher education, Mechatronics, robotics, and automation engineering, Engineering technologies and engineering-related fields, Electrical, electronic and communications engineering technology/technician, Electromechanical and instrumentation and maintenance technologies/technicians, other, Industrial production technologies/technicians, other, Computer engineering technology/technician, Drafting and design technology/technician, general, French language and literature, Spanish language and literature, Arabic language and literature, American/us law/legal studies/jurisprudence, Legal professions and studies, other, English language and literature, general, Liberal arts and sciences/liberal studies, Biology/biological sciences, general, Mathematics, general, Environmental science, Systems science and theory, Gerontology, Parks, recreation and leisure facilities management, general, Sport and fitness administration/management, Philosophy, Physical sciences, Chemistry, general, Geology/earth science, general, Physics, general, Psychology, general, School psychology, Criminal justice/safety studies, Social work, Social sciences, general, Anthropology, Geography, Political science and government, general, Social sciences, other, Commercial and advertising art, Graphic design, Drama and dramatics/theatre arts, general, Intermedia/multimedia, Music management, Communication sciences and disorders, general, Physical therapy technician/assistant, Athletic training/trainer, Clinical/medical laboratory technician, Mental and social health services and allied professions, other, Registered nursing/registered nurse, Nursing administration, Business administration and management, general, Accounting, Tourism and travel services management, Management science, History, general, Speech communication and rhetoric, Digital communication and media/multimedia

Minors Offered

Computer and information sciences, general, Computer and information sciences, other, Computer and information systems security/information assurance, Educational leadership and administration, general, Electrical, electronic and communications engineering technology/technician, Robotics technology/technician, Industrial production technologies/technicians, other, Engineering technologies and engineering-related fields, other, French language and literature, Spanish language and literature, Arabic language and literature, English language and literature, general, Creative writing, American literature (united states), Biology/biological sciences, general, Mathematics, general, Statistics, general, Environmental science, Parks, recreation and leisure facilities management, general, Philosophy, Chemistry, general, Geology/earth science, general, Physics, general, Psychology, general, Clinical psychology, Applied behavior analysis, Criminal justice/safety studies, Forensic science and technology, Public policy analysis, general, Anthropology, Anthropology, other, Geography, Political science and government, general, Sociology, Women's studies, Commercial and advertising art, Graphic design, Drama and dramatics/theatre arts, general, Art/art studies, general, Fine/studio arts, general, Art history, criticism and conservation, Music, general, Business administration and management, general, Accounting, Finance, general, Banking and financial support services, Tourism and travel services management, Human resources development, Management information systems, general, Management science, Marketing/marketing management, general, History, general, Speech communication and rhetoric, Journalism, Radio and television, Public relations, advertising, and applied communication, other

General Student Body Information

Gender distribution: 
Total number of undergraduates: 6,076
Total number of degree-seeking full-time undergraduates: 5,328
Total number of degree-seeking part-time undergraduates: 703

Student Services

Basic services offered: nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, health service, health insurance
Remedial learning services offered: reading, math, writing, study skills
Counseling services offered: academic, birth control, career, international students, minority student, military, personal, psychological, religious, veteran student
Campus safety and security services offered: 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols; 24-hour emergency telephones; Lighted pathways/sidewalks; Controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Activities

Student activities offered: Campus ministries, Choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, international student organization, literary magazine, marching band, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, symphony orchestra, television station, yearbook

Sports

Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for men: Baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, soccer, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor)
Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for women: Basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, softball, squash, swimming, tennis, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor), volleyball


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Crime Statistics

Criminal Offences - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 2 2 3
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 1
Aggravated assault 0 1 1
Burglary 2 0 5
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 2 2 2
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 1
Aggravated assault 0 0 0
Burglary 2 0 1
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 1 0 9
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 0
Burglary 0 1 1
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Arrests - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 1 0
Drug law violations 36 14 23
Liquor law violations 46 17 7
Arrests - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 18 13 21
Liquor law violations 43 9 4
Arrests - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 2 4 1
Liquor law violations 32 0 0

Comments



1On-Campus: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area and used by the institution in direct support of, or in a manner related to, the institution's educational purposes, including residence halls; and (2) Any building or property that is within or reasonably contiguous to paragraph (1) of this definition, that is owned by the institution but controlled by another person, is frequently used by students, and supports institutional purposes (such as a food or other retail vendor).
2On-Campus Student Housing Facility: Any student housing facility that is owned or controlled by the institution, or is located on property that is owned or controlled by the institution, and is within the reasonably contiguous geographic area that makes up the campus is considered an on-campus student housing facility.
3Noncampus Building or Property: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (2) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution that is used in direct support of, or in relation to, the institution's educational purposes, is frequently used by students and is not within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area of the institution.