Manchester University Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#3640 of 14,131 In the World
#1057 of 2,597 In North America
#986 of 2,496 In the United States
#21 of 55 In Indiana
#3181 of 3,574 For Materials Science
#3216 of 4,082 For Physics
#3687 of 4,317 For Chemistry
#3846 of 4,624 For Engineering

Quick Review

Religion
Church of Brethren
Acceptance rate
70%
Avg. cost to attend
$17,936 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
1,084
Graduates
365
Male:Female Ratio
47:53
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

Manchester University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 70% 68% 74%
Applicants 4,001 2,094 1,907
Admissions 2,816 1,414 1,402
Freshmen enrolled full time 350 189 161

1,015 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

51 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 962 (66%)
Black or African American 166 (11%)
Hispanic 109 (8%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 96 (7%)
Two or more races 54 (4%)
Asian 35 (2%)
Nonresident Alien 24 (2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 2 (0.1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 1 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$17,936/year
Average aid awarded
$27,560
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $14,785
$30-48K $15,171
$48-75K $16,782
$75-110K $19,344
$110K+ $23,742

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $33,178$23,100
Tuition in-state $33,178$23,100
Tuition out-of-state $33,178$23,100
Fee in-district $1,258$1,905
Fee in-state $1,258$1,905
Fee out-of-state $1,258$1,905

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 999
Combined charge for room and board $10,338
Room charge $5,450
Meal charge $4,888

Manchester University Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Pharmacy 63
Genome Sciences & Genomics 24
Accounting 13 5
Business Administration and Management, General 16
Psychology, General 14
Pre-Medicine & Pre-Medical Studies 13
Exercise Science and Kinesiology 12
Education, General 11
Marketing & Marketing Management, General 11
Environmental Studies 10
Finance, General 10
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management 10
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies 8
Elementary Education and Teaching 7
English Language and Literature, General 7
History, General 7
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 6
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution 6
Athletic Training & Trainer 3 2
Computer Software Engineering 5
Chemistry, General 4
Digital Communication and Media & Multimedia 4
Music Teacher Education 4
Selling Skills and Sales Operations 4
Social Work 4
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 4
Art & Art Studies, General 3
Political Science and Government, General 3
English & Language Arts Teacher Education 2
Health Communication 2
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 2
Sociology, General 2
Spanish Language and Literature 2
Engineering, General 1
Mathematics, General 1
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 1
Music, General 1
Philosophy 1
Physics, General 1
Religion & Religious Studies 1
Grand Total 216 31 63
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 56% 54% 57%
  • Full-time retention rate - 71%

Publications & Citations

Publications
456
Citations
10,211

Publication / Citation count by topic

Engineering
175 / 3,224
Chemistry
135 / 2,815
Physics
128 / 4,778
Materials Science
83 / 2,054
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
71 / 1,380
Medicine
64 / 1,864
Health Science
31 / 355
Psychology
30 / 1,375
Biology
27 / 341
Astrophysics and Astronomy
26 / 2,434
Automation and Control engineering
25 / 219
Electrical Engineering
25 / 105
Sociology
20 / 425
Nursing
16 / 486
Pharmacy
15 / 287
Optical Engineering
15 / 347
Environmental Science
15 / 140
Structural Engineering
15 / 241
Mechanical Engineering
15 / 968
Electronic Engineering
14 / 92
Business
13 / 42
Technical Drawing
11 / 422
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
11 / 189
Inorganic Chemistry
11 / 78
Organic Chemistry
11 / 80
Mathematics
11 / 176
Social Psychology
10 / 298
Education Majors
10 / 121
Metallurgical Engineering
10 / 154
Healthcare Management (MHA)
9 / 204
Computer Science
9 / 270
Political Science
8 / 4
Philosophy
8 / 191
Demography
7 / 246
Art & Design
7 / 4
Economics
7 / 17
Biochemistry
7 / 86
History
7 / 1
Law
7 / 345
Gender Studies
6 / 254

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 3 67
1992 1 89
1993 2 88
1994 5 72
1995 8 100
1996 12 98
1997 4 100
1998 6 121
1999 5 144
2000 3 152
2001 4 154
2002 2 179
2003 3 165
2004 1 184
2005 5 154
2006 6 226
2007 18 286
2008 15 371
2009 10 435
2010 4 464
2011 7 479
2012 15 553
2013 5 530
2014 8 532
2015 5 509
2016 5 551
2017 7 494
2018 8 442
2019 6 421
2020 6 409
2021 12 444

Notable alumni

  1. Mike Emrick

    Mike Emrick
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1946-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    sports commentatorjournalist
    Biography

    Michael "Doc" Emrick is an American former network television play-by-play sportscaster and commentator noted mostly for his work in ice hockey. He was the lead announcer for National Hockey League national telecasts on both NBC and NBCSN. Among the many awards Emrick has received is the NHL's Lester Patrick Award in 2004, making him the first of only five to have received the award for media work, and the Foster Hewitt Memorial Award by the Hockey Hall of Fame in 2008. He has also won nine national Emmy Awards for excellence in sports broadcasting, the only hockey broadcaster to be honored with even one. On December 12, 2011, Emrick became the first member of the media to be inducted into the United States Hockey Hall of Fame. In 2017, Sports Illustrated listed Emrick as the sportscaster of the year.

  2. Paul Flory

    Paul Flory
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1910-1985 (aged 75)
    Occupations
    physicistengineeracademicuniversity teacherchemist
    Biography

    Paul John Flory was an American chemist and Nobel laureate who was known for his work in the field of polymers, or macromolecules. He was a leading pioneer in understanding the behavior of polymers in solution, and won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1974 "for his fundamental achievements, both theoretical and experimental, in the physical chemistry of macromolecules".

  3. Gilford John Ikenberry

    Gilford John Ikenberry
    Years
    1954-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    political scientistgeopolitician
    Biography

    Gilford John Ikenberry is a theorist of international relations and United States foreign policy, and the Albert G. Milbank Professor of Politics and International Affairs at Princeton University. He is known for his work on liberal International Relations theory, such as the books After Victory (2001) and Liberal Leviathan (2011). He has been described as "the world's leading scholar of the liberal international order."

  4. Gene E. Likens

    Gene E. Likens
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1935-.. (age 87)
    Occupations
    researcherecologist
    Biography

    Gene Elden Likens is an American limnologist and ecologist. He co-founded the Hubbard Brook Ecosystem Study at the Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest in 1963, and founded the Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies in Millbrook, New York in 1983.

  5. Folorunsho Coker

    Folorunsho Coker
    Born in
    Nigeria Flag Nigeria
    Years
    1965-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    politicianbusinessperson
    Biography

    Folorunsho Coker is a Nigerian businessman, politician and director general of Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation since March 2017. He was formerly the managing director of the number plate production authority of State of Lagos and commissioner for tourism, Arts & Culture and Special Adviser Central Business District in Lagos State. Coker was the chief executive officer of Brown Restaurant and La Casa Group prior to his appointment as commissioner for tourism, Arts & Culture. He was a jury member for the 2nd edition of the Nigerian Travel Awards (NTA). In 1992, Coker was appointed as personal assistant to Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu, He was later appointed as the Managing Director of the Number Plate Production Authority of State of Lagos. In 2014, he was appointed special adviser on the Central Business District of Lagos to Babatunde Raji Fashola (SAN), then governor of Lagos State. As the DG of NTDC, Coker launched "Tour Nigeria” a project aimed at promoting domestic tourism in Nigeria. Coker also organized “Food Flavor” a festival that showcased Nigerian food and culture and promote the city as a destination for fun, hospitality and relaxation. He initiated the revocation of the NTDC Act of 1992 ( the law that established it). The new law has been passed to law by the Senate awaiting concurrence from Nigerian House of Representatives. Coker led administration at NTDC also partnered Google Nigeria for the digitization of tourism sights and street view with the hope of deepening the positive digital story of the Nigerian tourism industry. As Commissioner for Tourism, Arts and Culture, in Lagos state, he organized “One Lagos Fiesta” a 5day event held in five different locations in Lagos as a mark of promoting Nigeria culture through music and other forms of entertainment. In 2018, with the partnership of Kano State Government, he initiated the proposed implementation of Kano/Durbar repackaging plan. He also started the repackaging of the Iri Ji Yam Festival, Anambra, Ogidi Ijumu Festival, Kogi and Osun-Osogbo Festival, Osun. He started his education at Corona College Obalende before travelling to UK in 1992 where he attended St. Bees School, Cumbria. He holds a bachelor's degree in combined studies, Economic and Geography from Manchester University. He obtained postgraduates degrees in diplomacy. International trade and finance the University of Westminster where he finished with distinction. In his time as the Director-General of NTDC, P.M. News reported, "The Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC) on Wednesday bagged Best Tourism Marketing Agency of the year 2019 at the Gala/Award Night of Tourism Transportation Summit and Expo."

  6. Begoña Vila

    Begoña Vila
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1963-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    engineerastrophysicist
    Biography

    María Begoña Vila Costas is a Spanish astrophysicist specializing in the study of spiral galaxies. She currently resides in Washington, D.C. and works as a systems engineer at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center. She is the lead engineer for the Fine Guidance Sensor and Near Infrared Imager and Slitless Spectrograph (FGS-NIRISS) on the James Webb Space Telescope – the Hubble's successor – in addition to being in charge of the final cold test of the group of instruments before their integration with the telescope.

  7. Andrew W. Cordier

    Andrew W. Cordier
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1901-1975 (aged 74)
    Occupations
    political scientistuniversity teacher
    Biography

    Andrew Wellington Cordier was a United Nations official and President of Columbia University.

  8. Jane E. Henney

    Jane E. Henney
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1947-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    physicianoncologist
    Biography

    Jane Ellen Henney is an American physician who was the first woman to serve as commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Appointed by President Bill Clinton, she served at the FDA from 1999 to 2001.

  9. Martin Ellis

    Martin Ellis
    Occupations
    organist
    Biography

    Martin Ellis is an American church, concert and theatre organist. He is currently the organist for Rose City Park Presbyterian Church in Portland, Oregon. He was Principal Organist and Assistant Music Director at North United Methodist Church, and Senior Staff Pianist/Organist, Staff Arranger and Orchestrator for the Indianapolis Children's Choir and Youth Chorale in Indianapolis, Indiana until August, 2014. He works with Gresham High School's Theatre Arts Department as their resident piano accompanist.

General info

Alternative names MU
Founded 1889
Motto Find Your Place
Colors black, gold
Academic Calendar September to May (September - December; January-May). Also Summer Session (May-June-July)
Total FTE staff 297
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields

Location and Contacts

Address 604 E. College Ave
North Manchester, Indiana, 46962
United States
City population 5,000
Phone 2609825000
Fax +1 (219) 982 5043

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