|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad only|
|Religious affiliation||Evangelical Lutheran Church|
|Students with disability||18%|
|Student to faculty ratio||11:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,986 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Muhlenberg College is very selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 4,862 applications and only 2,346 students were granted admission. Muhlenberg College is at the #46 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 Fall 2016, 35% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 54% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1130 to 1320|
|ACT||26 to 30|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Muhlenberg College's tuition was $47,825 for all students regardless of residency (78.5% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 90% of Muhlenberg College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 13% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,077 (which is 7.3% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Muhlenberg College in 2016-2017, was 297, which is 51% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,551 (which is 5.8% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Muhlenberg College has enrolled a total of 2,408 students (2,318 students full-time and 90 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 2,408 students, 26 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 40% men and 60% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.
Race/ethnicity unknown: 6%
Black/African American: 3%
Non-resident alien: 3%
Two or more races: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Muhlenberg 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|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||27%||130|
|Visual And Performing Arts||20%||99|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||7%||36|
|English Language And Literature/letters||7%||36|
|Philosophy And Religious Studies||2%||12|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||2%||9|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||1%||6|
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 Muhlenberg 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 Muhlenberg College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $43,200. Last year, out of the total 448 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 448 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 570 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 536 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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