Juniata College

1700 Moore St, Huntingdon, PA 16652-2196
Tel: (814)641-3000
Private not-for-profit | 1,565 students
Founded in 1876, Juniata is an independent, co-educational college of liberal arts and sciences. Located in the scenicrolling hills of Central Pennsylvania, the beautiful 110-acre main campus is supplemented by the 365-acre Baker-Henry NaturePreserve and Baker Peace Chapel. In addition, a 365-acre Environmental Studies Field Station on nearby Raystown Lake providesone of the most distinctive opportunities in environmental science in the nation.

School Overview:

Juniata College
CountyHuntingdon County, PA
Title IV EligibleParticipat
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges--Liberal Arts
Institution LevelFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate not-for-profit
Instructional Staff Total
(research/public service staff included)
112 staff115 staff
Student Body
Total Enrollment1,565 students1,633 students
# Full-Time Students
1,507 students1,434 students
# Part-Time Students
58 students137 students
# Undergraduate Students
1,558 students 1,507 students
# Graduate Students
7 students129 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
% Hawaiian
% Hispanic
% Black
% White
% Two or more races
Finances and Admission
In-State Tuition Fees
Out-State Tuition Fees
Percent Admitted66%64%
SAT Reading (25-75%)520-640450-570
SAT Math (25-75%)540-650460-573
SAT Writing (25-75%)520-610440-570
ACT English (25-75%)23-3019-25
ACT Math (25-75%)22-2818-25
ACT Composite (25-75%)23-3020-25

School Notes:

  • The College has a strong reputation for excellent academics, personal attention, and state-of-the-arttechnological resources. Juniata students enjoy small classes, a challenging, flexible curriculum, collaborativestudent-faculty relationships, countless chances to learn by doing, and a lively campus offering lots to do and great newfriends.
  • The success of students is directly linked to Juniata's strong, dedicated faculty who considerteaching and advising their primary responsibilities.
  • The College supports a flexible, "value-centered" curriculum, wherein students may design their ownPrograms of Emphasis (POEs), which often transcend traditional majors. Programs of Emphasis may be tailored to personal goalsand needs, may lead to either a B.A. or B.S. degree, and may include courses from among 19 academic departments. Each studentconsults with two faculty advisers and may also seek counsel from Career Services staff and Counseling staff. Courseworktakes place both on and off campus and includes such varied experiences as seminars, fieldwork, "on-the-job" internships,study abroad, independent study, and research.
  • Individual growth first requires the development of basic intellectual skills: the ability to readwith insight, to use language clearly and effectively, and to think analytically. A Juniata education helps students tounderstand the fundamental methods and purposes of academic inquiry and encourages them to achieve an informed appreciationof their cultural heritage.
  • Juniata College is located in historic Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, a safe and beautiful learningenvironment set in the Allegheny Mountains of central Pennsylvania.
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