|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad only|
|Religious affiliation||United Methodist|
|Students with disability||10%|
|Student to faculty ratio||10:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,886 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Allegheny College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 4,724 applications and 3,201 students were granted admission. Allegheny College is at the #66 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
In 2016-2017 academic year, Allegheny College's tuition was $43,750 for all students regardless of residency (63.3% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 99% of Allegheny College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 31% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,544 (which is 3.3% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Allegheny College in 2016-2017, was 326, which is 67% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,029 (which is 2.3% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Allegheny College has enrolled a total of 1,920 students (1,869 students full-time and 51 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,920 students, 31 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 47% men and 53% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.
Black/African American: 7%
Two or more races: 4%
Non-resident alien: 4%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Allegheny College.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||12%||26|
|Natural Resources And Conservation||7%||16|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||6%||14|
|Philosophy And Religious Studies||5%||10|
|Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies||3%||6|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||2%||4|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||2%||4|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Allegheny College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Allegheny College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $32,800. Last year, out of the total 542 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 509 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 658 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 599 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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