Marywood University Rankings

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In the World#3411 of 14178
In North America#995 of 2629
In the United States#922 of 2528
In Pennsylvania#60 of 155
In Scranton#2 of 5

Quick Review

Religion
Roman Catholic
Acceptance rate
78%
Average SAT
1095
Average ACT
26
Avg. cost to attend
$23,380 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
1,803
Graduates
876
Male:Female Ratio
29:71
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

Marywood University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate78%77%78%
Applicants2,0055871,418
Admissions1,5594531,106
Freshmen enrolled full time360117243
Freshmen enrolled part time11

428 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

127 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
360 or 100%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1000
or below

75% of them
had 1190
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Marywood University are 1000-1190 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
8 or 2%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 22
or below

75% of them
had 29
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Marywood University are 22-29 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1948 (73%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown291 (11%)
Hispanic196 (7%)
Black or African American87 (3%)
Asian61 (2%)
Nonresident Alien48 (2%)
Two or more races42 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander1 (0%)
American Indian or Alaska Native1 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$23,380/year
Average aid awarded
$24,047
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$17,062
$30-48K$18,457
$48-75K$21,334
$75-110K$23,793
$110K+$26,037

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$34,154$9,888
Tuition in-state$34,154$9,888
Tuition out-of-state$34,154$9,888
Fee in-district$1,750$1,550
Fee in-state$1,750$1,550
Fee out-of-state$1,750$1,550

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity908
Combined charge for room and board$14,158
Room charge$8,058
Meal charge$6,100

Marywood University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Social Work9115
Audiology & Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology & Pathologist2623
Physician Assistant47
Psychology, General306
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse36
Business Administration and Management, General2015
Biology & Biological Sciences, General31
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other29
Art Therapy & Therapist1511
Clinical Nutrition & Nutritionist26
Architecture24
Clinical Psychology1211
Dietetics & Dietitian19
Early Childhood Education and Teaching18
Financial Planning and Services710
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other511
Interior Architecture16
Marketing & Marketing Management, General16
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration132
Counseling Psychology14
Music Therapy & Therapist13
Health and Physical Education & Fitness, General12
Graphic Design66
Elementary Education and Teaching29
Biotechnology83
Accounting10
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services10
Digital Communication and Media & Multimedia9
Aviation & Airway Management and Operations8
Illustration34
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other7
Special Education and Teaching, General15
Photography51
Health Services Administration6
Management Science6
Reading Teacher Education6
School Psychology6
English Language and Literature, General5
Fine and Studio Arts Management4
Broadcast Journalism4
Higher Education & Higher Education Administration4
Public Administration4
Health & Health Care Administration & Management3
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other3
Athletic Training & Trainer3
Computer Science3
Secondary Education and Teaching3
Journalism, Other2
Social Science Teacher Education2
English & Language Arts Teacher Education2
History, General2
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics11
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General2
Writing, General2
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other2
Mathematics Teacher Education2
Environmental Design & Architecture2
Hospitality Administration & Management, General2
Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition Services, Other2
Fine & Studio Arts, General1
Sculpture1
Music Performance, General1
Music Teacher Education1
Philosophy1
Family and Consumer Sciences & Home Economics Teacher Education1
Social Sciences, Other1
Environmental Science1
Computer & Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other1
Painting1
Art Teacher Education1
Interior Design1
Educational Leadership and Administration, General1
Administration of Special Education1
Gerontology1
Education, Other1
Grand Total44537222
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate68%56%74%
  • Full-time retention rate - 86%
  • Part-time retention rate - 33%

Publications & Citations

Publications
546
Citations
9,008

Publication count by topic

Psychology
160
Medicine
136
Sociology
51
Political science
29
Computer science
25
Engineering
18
Art
17
History
15
Mathematics
14
Philosophy
13
Business
13
Chemistry
11
Biology
11
Economics
9
Geography
3
Physics
2
Environmental science
2
Geology
1
Materials science
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
History181220
Medicine18764,293
Psychology19722,349
Philosophy201711
Sociology2120280
Art23176
Business2552315
Political science276559
Geology295967
Computer science3543413
Environmental science3561119
Mathematics3663206
Geography403728
Economics410623
Chemistry4107376
Engineering440544
Biology4778159
Materials science57722

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199078
1991415
1992413
1993123
1994521
1995329
1996421
1997834
1998727
19991327
2000743
2001636
20021050
20031068
200416101
200514185
20067171
20077208
200815270
200918309
201026365
201136449
201240653
201342708
201443760
201524668
201640697
201719645
201822532
201927719
202011850

General info

Alternative namesMarywood
Founded1915
WikipediaMarywood University
MottoSanctitas, Scientia, Sanitas
Holiness, Knowledge, Health
Colorsgreen, white
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff550
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address2300 Adams Ave
Scranton, Pennsylvania, 18509-1598
United States
City population76,000
Phone5703486211
Fax+1 (570) 961 4763

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