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University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia , PA

According to its mission statement, the University of Pennsylvania "is committed to offering a broad education that will lay a durable foundation for critical and creative thinking. The College’s goal is to help students to become knowledgeable about the world and the complexities of today’s society, aware of moral, ethical and social issues, prepared to exercise intellectual leadership, and enlivened by the use of their minds. " [Source]

Website: http://www.upenn.edu/

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11,292
Undergraduate
Enrollment
89%
4-Year
Graduation Rate
$61,710
Tuition & Fees
(annually)

6:1
Student to Faculty Ratio
0.9%
Student Loan Default Rate
General Education Requirements

Composition

YES

Literature

NO

Foreign Language

YES

U.S. Government/History

NO

Economics

NO

Mathematics

NO

Science

YES


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Curriculum last evaluated: 9/27/2022

2021-22 enrollment and tuition data, and four-year graduation rates for first-time, full-time freshmen who enrolled in Fall 2012, are derived from the National Center for Education Statistics’ College Navigator.