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    “What sets IUP apart from other universities is the ratio of education to cost. I believe IUP gives you the most for what you pay. IUP gives you numerous opportunities.”

    Estefania Alba-Rodriguez, Class of 2015, Biochemistry major, interned at Hershey Medical Center for two summers, did research with an IUP professor on kidney regeneration
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