Mansfield named safest Pennsylvania college

By Conor Mooney

Mansfield named safest Pennsylvania college

July 12, 2013 Updated Jul 12, 2013 at 12:22 PM EST

Mansfield, PA (WBNG Binghamton) A Tioga County university is named the safest in all of Pennsylvania.

State representative Matt Baker announced earlier today that Mansfield University received the highest safety rating in the state for 2012.

Nationally, the school is ranked 73rd out of 450 colleges.

That's according to a study done by State University.com.

Baker credited local elected officials and law enforcement for the rankings.