Maharishi University of Management Rankings

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In the World#3030 of 14178
In North America#911 of 2629
In the United States#839 of 2528
In Iowa#8 of 39
In Fairfield#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
81%
Avg. cost to attend
$13,341 /y
Aid receiving
94%
Undergraduates
457
Graduates
1,404
Male:Female Ratio
61:39
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
mum.edu

Maharishi University of Management Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate81%64%86%
Applicants531142
Admissions43736
Freshmen enrolled full time22220

32 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

967 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

Recommendations Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
SAT/ACT Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Nonresident Alien962 (52%)
White321 (17%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown308 (17%)
Black or African American133 (7%)
Hispanic59 (3%)
Asian53 (3%)
Two or more races19 (1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native1 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$13,341/year
Average aid awarded
$15,389
Students receiving aid
94%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$12,278
$48-75K$12,835
$75-110K$12,835
$110K+$12,610

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$16,000$28,000
Tuition in-state$16,000$28,000
Tuition out-of-state$16,000$28,000
Fee in-district$530$530
Fee in-state$530$530
Fee out-of-state$530$530

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity550
Combined charge for room and board$7,400
Room charge$3,400
Meal charge$4,000

Maharishi University of Management Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Computer Science4390
Business Administration and Management, General63133
Accounting and Business & Management29
Playwriting and Screenwriting15
Ayurvedic Medicine & Ayurveda311
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other1111
Fine & Studio Arts, General83
Sustainability Studies8
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other8
Communication and Media Studies, Other7
Mathematics, General4
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing3
Agroecology and Sustainable Agriculture2
Creative Writing2
Pre-Medicine & Pre-Medical Studies2
Physiology, General1
Grand Total1154725
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate67%78%56%
  • Full-time retention rate - 56%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

Publications & Citations

Publications
397
Citations
15,782

Publication count by topic

Psychology
136
Medicine
55
Physics
51
Biology
38
Computer science
27
Sociology
16
Mathematics
14
Chemistry
10
Business
9
Philosophy
5
Engineering
5
Economics
5
Political science
3
Geography
1
History
1
Art
1
Materials science
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Psychology12787,015
Physics15282,485
Medicine20153,568
Philosophy26643
Computer science3004758
Sociology320556
Art32741
Biology3408941
Mathematics3935144
Chemistry4078389
Economics421419
Business477115
Geography50046
Engineering54097
Political science54121
Materials science57083

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199019191
19918199
199212199
19938192
199411166
19959274
19969285
199711237
19989240
199910274
20008375
200110377
20029429
20036447
20047460
20054491
20067596
20076483
20084576
20099739
201013599
20118824
20128916
20135688
201413931
20156848
201611533
20178564
201829508
201916561
202019603

General info

Alternative namesMUM
Founded1971
WikipediaMaharishi International University
Colorsgreen, gold
Academic CalendarAugust to June (August - January; February-June)
Total FTE staff378
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address1000 N 4th St
Fairfield, Iowa, 52557
United States
City population9,000
Phone64147270005514
Fax+1 (641) 472 1189

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