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West Chester University of Pennsylvania (WCUPA) is a public university located in Chester County, Pennsylvania, about 25 miles (40 km) west of Philadelphia. The university’s North Campus is partially in West Chester borough and partially in West Goshen Township. The South Campus is partially in West Goshen Township and partially in East Bradford Township.
WCU is the largest of the 14 state universities of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE). West Chester was ranked 61st in the Master’s Universities (North) category by U.S. News & World Report for 2017.The school is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (MSACS).
West Chester University opened an International Programs office to aide in sending students abroad. West Chester sponsors a number of annual courses, which include study abroad during spring, summer, and winter breaks.
West Chester University participates in the National Student Exchange Program, in which students spend up to a year at any one of more than 170 member schools across the United States. Transfer of credit is a part of this program.
Pennsylvania Space Grant Consortium
The Pennsylvania Space Grant Consortium supports West Chester University by providing a grant for the Summer Space Program and through the support of two academic scholarships for West Chester University students enrolled in Mathematics and Science degree programs. Each academic year, applications from qualified students for these scholarships are reviewed by a committee of three faculty members (Geography/Planning, Mathematics, Geology/Astronomy departments)
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