|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad only|
|Religious affiliation||Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)|
|Students with disability||9%|
|Student to faculty ratio||11:1|
|Dormitory capacity||818 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Transylvania University is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 1,216 applications and 1,153 students were granted admission. Transylvania University is at the #93 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, Transylvania University's tuition was $34,370 for all students regardless of residency (28.3% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Transylvania University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 23% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $3,729 (which is 15.3% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Transylvania University in 2016-2017, was 193, which is 62% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,388 (which is 8.6% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Transylvania University has enrolled a total of 963 students (953 students full-time and 10 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 963 students, 13 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 42% men and 58% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.
Black/African American: 4%
Non-resident alien: 4%
Two or more races: 3%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Transylvania 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|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||27%||30|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||14%||16|
|Visual And Performing Arts||5%||6|
|Mathematics And Statistics||2%||2|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||0%||0|
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 Transylvania University 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 Transylvania University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $32,300. Last year, out of the total 236 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 236 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 294 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 294 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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