Penn State Ranks in Most Applied to Universities

By WTAJ News

Published 07/16 2014 08:25AM

Updated 07/16 2014 08:32AM

Penn State University is topping the list of universities across the nation that receive the most applications.

Of the over 1,200 schools that submitted application data to U.S. News, eight of the top 10 were in California.

Penn State comes in 10th on the list with a little over 47,000 applications submitted for the 2012 fall semester.

Drexel University, which is also located in PA narrowly misses the list with a little over 40,000 applications.

A complete breakdown of the universities most applied to can be found here.

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