Colleges in Pennsylvania: Ratings & Statistics
There are around 400 colleges in Pennsylvania. This is 5% of all colleges listed in the USA. Top cities in Pennsylvania with most colleges are Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Bethlehem, Villanova and University Park. You may find a list of all categories of Pennsylvania colleges on this page. Click on a category to find all colleges of Pennsylvania of that type.
Top Colleges in Pennsylvania
Visit the top colleges in Pennsylvania. Following is a list of top 6 colleges based on US News Best Colleges 2022 ranking. Click on a college to find its detailed information.
- University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
- Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh
- Lehigh University, Bethlehem
- Villanova University, Villanova
- University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh
- The Pennsylvania State University, University Park
Students by Race
The following chart shows distribution of college students in Pennsylvania based on their racial backgrounds.
Students by Gender
Following chart displays the ratio of male and female students studying in various colleges and universities of Pennsylvania.
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Find in Pennsylvania
Colleges of Pennsylvania are listed in the following categories. Please click on one of them to find Pennsylvania colleges of that type.
- Public Colleges (44)
- Private Colleges (172)
- Community Colleges (14)
- Universities (71)
- Training Schools (80)