Multnomah University
Portland, OR 97220

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 713
Religious affiliation None
Students with disability 4%
Student to faculty ratio 12:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 352 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

70%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Multnomah University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 206 applications and 145 students were granted admission. Multnomah University is at the #68 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.

Application Fee

$40
Undergrad students
$40
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Multnomah University's tuition was $23,120 for all students regardless of residency (13.7% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$20,174
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$23,120
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
$23,120
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 98% of Multnomah University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 43% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,664 (which is 6% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Multnomah University in 2016-2017, was 57, which is 98% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,207 (which is 11.7% below the national average.)

$4,664
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
$5,207
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,895
98%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Multnomah University has enrolled a total of 713 students (572 students full-time and 141 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 713 students, 67 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 55% men and 45% women and 416 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 297 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 84 students for distance studies.

713
Total Enrollment
67
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 74%

Hispanic: 8%

Two or more races: 7%

Black/African American: 4%

Asian: 3%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 3%

Non-resident alien: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 1%

Majors

Listed below are the 8 largest majors offered at Multnomah University.

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
Theology And Religious Vocations 27% 111 28
Psychology 27% 111
Education 13% 51
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 7% 27 0
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 5% 22
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 1% 4
English Language And Literature/letters 1% 4
History 0% 2

Graduation & Dropout Rates

48%
Graduation rate
national average: 55%

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 Multnomah University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

2%
Still enrolled
24%
Dropout rate
26%
Transfered out

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.

Earnings After College

$25,400
Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Multnomah University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $25,400. Last year, out of the total 251 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 221 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 297 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 244 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $25,400 $29,300
Employment Rate 88% 82%
Total Graduates 251 297

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Multnomah University.

Warner Pacific College
1.7 mile away
Western Seminary
1.8 mile away
Reed College
4.2 mile away