High Fliers

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    Who are our students?

    Prospective students and their parents, the campus community, and others may be curious about which counties, states, continents, and high schools produce the most IUP students or which majors are the most popular.

    Here is that information, in a snapshot, for 2015.

    Enrollment by County

    See the number of IUP undergraduate, graduate, and total students from each Pennsylvania county. The intensity of the red signifies a greater number of students from that county.

    IUP Pennsylvania Enrollment 2015

    County Graduate Undergraduate Total
    Adams 4 50 54
    Allegheny 232 1422 1654
    Armstrong 42 308 350
    Beaver 11 178 189
    Bedford 9 54 63
    Berks 9 172 181
    Blair 41 200 241
    Bradford 2 16 18
    Bucks 6 240 246
    Butler 41 371 412
    Cambria 129 518 647
    Cameron 2 14 16
    Carbon 1 10 11
    Centre 17 76 93
    Chester 6 263 269
    Clarion 12 54 66
    Clearfield 21 142 163
    Clinton 6 18 24
    Columbia 5 23 28
    Crawford 8 59 67
    Cumberland 41 162 203
    Dauphin 23 151 174
    Delaware 7 187 194
    Elk 9 57 66
    Erie 27 191 218
    Fayette 9 103 112
    Forest 0 2 2
    Franklin 5 84 89
    Fulton 1 10 11
    Greene 1 9 10
    Huntingdon 3 31 34
    Indiana 294 1213 1507
    Jefferson 23 168 191
    Juniata 1 10 111
    Lackawanna 2 49 51
    Lancaster 19 217 236
    Lawrence 9 82 91
    Lebanon 6 60 66
    Lehigh 10 109 119
    Luzerne 9 84 93
    Lycoming 9 83 92
    McKean 2 48 50
    Mercer 6 78 74
    Mifflin 4 45 49
    Monroe 6 84 90
    Montgomery 13 290 303
    Montour 2 20 22
    Northampton 12 128 140
    Northumberland 5 45 50
    Perry 2 25 27
    Philadelphia 15 695 710
    Pike 2 20 22
    Potter 1 5 6
    Schuylkill 3 41 44
    Snyder 1 11 12
    Somerset 26 110 136
    Sullivan 0 0 0
    Susquehanna 2 13 15
    Tioga 7 24 31
    Union 3 18 21
    Venango 5 33 38
    Warren 3 44 47
    Washington 21 258 279
    Wayne 1 14 15
    Westmoreland 154 852 1006
    Wyoming 0 9 9
    York 21 247 268

    Enrollment by State

    See the number of IUP undergraduate, graduate, and total students from each state.

    Enrollment by State 2015
    State/Other Graduate Undergraduate Total
    Alabama 3 0 3
    Alaska 0 0 0
    Arizona 2 3 5
    Arkansas 1 0 1
    California 14 6 20
    Colorado 4 0 4
    Connecticut 6 8 14
    Delaware 2 13 15
    District of Columbia 0 11 11
    Florida 15 7 22
    Georgia 5 3 8
    Guam 0 0 0
    Hawaii 0 0 0
    Idaho 1 0 1
    Illinois 14 2 26
    Indiana 8 6 14
    Iowa 2 0 2
    Kansas 4 0 4
    Kentucky 2 0 2
    Louisiana 3 0 3
    Maine 2 1 3
    Maryland 33 189 222
    Massachusetts 7 6 13
    Michigan 5 8 13
    Minnesota 7 2 9
    Mississippi 0 0 0
    Missouri 3 0 3
    Montana 0 0 0
    Nebraska 1 0 1
    New Hampshire 3 0 3
    New Jersey 27 142 169
    New Mexico 0 0 0
    New York 47 46 93
    Nevada 0 0 0
    North Carolina 15 2 17
    North Dakota 2 0 2
    Ohio 25 39 64
    Oklahoma 0 0 0
    Oregon 1 0 1
    Pennsylvania 1429 10,407 11,836
    Puerto Rico 1 0 1
    Rhode Island 2 1 3
    South Carolina 2 1 3
    Tennessee 2 0 2
    Texas 8 2 10
    Utah 4 0 4
    Vermont 1 1 2
    Virgin Islands (U.S.) 0 0 0
    Virginia 25 125 150
    Washington 3 1 4
    West Virginia 10 7 17
    Wisconsin 2 5 7
    Wyoming 0 0 0
    Total 2,237 11,530 13,767

    Enrollment by High School

    The ten high schools producing the most IUP undergraduates:

    2015 Top Ten High Schools
    High School Enrollment
    Indiana Area Senior High School 340
    School not Listed/Internet 195
    Punxsutawney Area High School 134
    Seneca Valley Sr High School 126
    Marion Center Area Junior/Senior High School 123
    Homer Center Junior-Senior High School 101
    Kiski Area High School 101
    Plum Senior High School 95
    Blairsville High School 86
    Hempfield Area Senior High School 83

    Top Majors

    The ten most popular majors among IUP undergraduates:

    2015 Top Majors
    Major Enrollment
    Criminology 985
    Nursing 652
    Management 566
    Psychology 520
    Physical Education and Sport 442
    Marketing 441
    Accounting 437
    Biology 435
    Communications Media 399
    Undeclared Business 348

    Enrollment by Continent

    IUP has the highest number of international students among Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education schools. Representing more than 61 countries, IUP's international students make up nearly 6 percent of the total student body.

    Following is a breakdown of IUP undergraduate, graduate, and total students by continent:

    Continent/
    Geographic Region
    Graduate Undergraduate  Total
    North America (excluding the US) 4 6 10
    South America 1 18 19
    Europe 15 31 46
    Asia 432 422 854
    Africa 31 9 40
    Australia/Oceania 0 0 0
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