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Servicemembers Opportunity College
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona


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Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona
3000 Ivyside Pk, Altoona, PA 16601-3777
General Information814-949-5000
ChancellorLori J. Bechtel-Wherry
TypePublic, 4-year or above
Awards OfferedLess than one year certificate, One but less than two years certificate, Associate's degree, Bachelor's degree
Campus SettingCity, Small
Campus HousingYes
Student Population 4,147 (4,128 undergraduate)
Student-to-Faculty Ratio17 to 1

Mission Statement
Special Learning Opportunities Religious Affiliation
ROTC (Army, Air Force)
Study abroad
Weekend/evening college
Teacher certification
Not applicable
Student Services Undergraduates registered as students with disabilities
Remedial service
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
3 percent or less
Credit Accepted  
Dual credit
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement credits
Faculty and Graduate Assistants Full-timePart-time
Total Faculty 184143
Instructional 184141
Research and Public Service 02
Total Graduate Assistants -0
Instructional -0
Research and Public Service -0