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Slippery Rock, PA
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Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania Review

Slippery Rock, PA, 1 Morrow Way
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Career Preparation A-
Students and Culture A
Facilities A-
Activities and Groups A
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Excellent

Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania is a medium sized, public, four-year university enrolling 8,611 students and offering 57 degrees in Slippery Rock, PA.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Education and Liberal Arts
559 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Art Studies
18
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
38
Elementary Education and Teaching
0
27
English Language and Literature
40
0
English/language Arts Teacher Education
3
French Language and Literature
1
Health and Physical Education/fitness
93
Spanish Language and Literature
6
Special Education and Teaching
138
103
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
92
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Healthcare
442 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Athletic Training/trainer
24
Clinical/medical Social Work
28
Health and Wellness
129
Physical Therapy/therapist
48
Public Health
82
Registered Nurse
80
Therapeutic Recreation/recreational Therapy
35
16
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Human and Social Sciences
350 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Counseling Psychology
26
History
47
19
Latin American Studies
1
1
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies
107
Philosophy
9
Political Science
16
Psychology
77
Social Work
47
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Business
228 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
43
2
Business Administration and Management
169
14
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Mathematics and Science
149 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biology
35
Chemistry
14
Geography
25
Geology/earth Science
20
Mathematics
22
18
Physics
15
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Engineering
104 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Natural Resources/conservation
12
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/technician
92
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Legal and Law
98 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Criminal Justice
18
Criminology
80
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Hospitality
98 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management
63
35
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Art and Design
67 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Dance
24
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts
10
Music
28
Music Performance
2
Music Therapy/therapist
3
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
10
Computer Technology
42 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences
20
Information Science/studies
10
Information Technology
12
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
11
Agriculture
1 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Ecology
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania.

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Criminal Justice
Elementary Education and Teaching
English Language and Literature
History
Mathematics
Natural Resources/conservation
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management
Registered Nurse
Special Education and Teaching
*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Specialized institution accreditations:
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs National Association of Schools of Dance, Commission on Accreditation Dance (DANCE) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and non-degree-granting programs
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs National Association of Schools of Theatre, Commission on Accreditation Theatre (THEA) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
Alumni & Student Reviews
A- Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
Sports Management , Class of 1994

placement help, alumni groups, career services

Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS Education, Class of 1980

Good field placements and student teaching.

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
MA in Professional Writing, Class of 2011

Not sure, I was a non-traditional student and not around the campus except for classes. Giving a "C" only because it is the middle grade...neutral.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS Education, Class of 1980

Very middle class: economically, socially, educationally.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA in Psychology, Class of 1998

It was a good campus. Friendly, lots of activities, good Greek life.

Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
MA in Professional Writing, Class of 2011

Class rooms were passable. Not great, but sort of functional. Not sure about the rest.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS Education, Class of 1980

It was a long time ago and for the times, very nice.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA in Psychology, Class of 1998

Dorms have been upgraded a lot, computer labs were ok when I was there, dining halls were average. There is a new fitness center and union on campus now which is very nice.

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 4 Reviews
Alumni
MA in Professional Writing, Class of 2011

A sustainable house and ecology program.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Sports Management , Class of 1994

Sports, Greek life, intramurals, student government

Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS Education, Class of 1980

Greek life was important to me.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA in Psychology, Class of 1998

Not really sure about the current activities. They have a Starbucks and a Quaker Steak and Lube on campus now which I wish they had when I was there.

Rated January 2016
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