East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania


East Stroudsburg, PA

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania SnackAbility

7.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Competitive
5/10
SATs
4/10
Diversity
8/10
The Town
6/10
Cost
8/10
Debt
5/10
Career Earnings
8.5/10
Job Prospects
8.5/10

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania Info Snack

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania (ESU) is a public university located in East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania. It is one of the 14 state universities that compose the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE). The university began its existence in 1893 as a preparatory school for teachers called the East Stroudsburg Normal School, which was private. Ownership was transferred to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in 1920, and the name was changed to East Stroudsburg State Normal School. In 1927, the right to confer the degrees of bachelor of science in education and bachelor of science in health education was granted, and the school's name then became the East Stroudsburg State Teachers College. In 1960, additional curricula were added and the school's name then became East Stroudsburg State College. The State System of Higher Education was authorized by Senate Bill 506 to assume its current name in 1983.

Undergraduates
4,732
Admission Rate
84.0%
Median Debt
$15,000
Average Net Cost
$22,595
In-state Tuition
$9,684
Out-of-state Tuition
$20,502
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