Millersville University of Pennsylvania: Statistics

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#2170 of 14,160 In the World
#632 of 2,624 In North America
#579 of 2,523 In the United States
#36 of 155 In Pennsylvania
#593 of 1,003 For Theology / Divinity / Religious studies

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
79%
Average SAT
1075
Aid receiving
88%
Undergraduates
6,760
Graduates
1,023
Male:Female Ratio
40:60
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

Millersville University of Pennsylvania Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 79% 76% 81%
Applicants 6,251 2,686 3,565
Admissions 4,955 2,054 2,901
Freshmen enrolled full time 1,288 548 740
Freshmen enrolled part time 46 22 24

1,290 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

645 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
1,236 or 93%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 980
or below

75% of them
had 1170
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in the Millersville University of Pennsylvania are 980-1170 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 5806 (75%)
Hispanic 783 (10%)
Black or African American 660 (8%)
Asian 240 (3%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 99 (1%)
Two or more races 88 (1%)
Nonresident Alien 74 (1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 15 (0.2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 2 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$6,277
Students receiving aid
88%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $9,570$9,288
Tuition in-state $9,570$9,288
Tuition out-of-state $19,290$13,932
Fee in-district $2,680$2,642
Fee in-state $2,680$2,642
Fee out-of-state $2,930$2,858

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 2,233
Combined charge for room and board $12,980
Room charge $8,780
Meal charge $4,200

Millersville University of Pennsylvania Majors

Major Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Business Administration and Management, General 185
Social Work 76 71 10
Nursing Science 130
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 108
Psychology, General 71 31
Industrial Technology & Technician 54 44
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 96
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 64 9
Special Education and Teaching, General 61 2
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, General 58
English Language and Literature, General 39 10
Music, General 42
Sociology 41
Occupational Safety and Health Technology & Technician 39
Computer and Information Sciences, General 36
Political Science and Government, General 31
Family Practice Nurse & Nursing 29
History, General 23 4
Mathematics, General 19 8
Art & Art Studies, General 24 2
Reading Teacher Education 23
Industrial Production Technologies & Technicians, Other 12 10
Crisis & Emergency & Disaster Management 20
Social Sciences, Other 19
Chemistry, General 19
Education, General 19
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching 16
Geography 15
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management 15
Anthropology 13
Geology & Earth Science, General 13
Area Studies, Other 13
Economics, General 11
Physics, General 10
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General 10
Spanish Language and Literature 10
Music Technology 10
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other 9
Design and Visual Communications, General 8
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services 8
Education & Teaching of the Gifted and Talented 8
Philosophy 7
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General 1 3
Science Technologies & Technicians, Other 4
Automation Engineer Technology & Technician 3
Educational Leadership and Administration, General 3
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical 1
French Language and Literature 1
German Language and Literature 1
Superintendency and Educational System Administration 1
Grand Total 54 1,388 280 11
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 56% 53% 59%
  • Full-time retention rate - 77%
  • Part-time retention rate - 30%

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,426
Citations
23,126

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
499 / 5,876
Medicine
244 / 6,087
Environmental Science
235 / 5,715
Psychology
212 / 5,645
Computer Science
167 / 3,807
Engineering
150 / 2,108
Biology
141 / 3,943
Sociology
128 / 710
Art & Design
114 / 1,044
Business
102 / 2,178
History
82 / 263
Mathematics
82 / 1,437
Physics
77 / 1,439
Education Majors
70 / 1,938
Chemistry
68 / 708
Political Science
66 / 174
Economics
65 / 555
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science
63 / 1,901
Ecology
59 / 2,399
Demography
57 / 1,738
Social Psychology
49 / 787
Math Teachers
49 / 1,155
Geography and Cartography
42 / 631
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
41 / 89
Geology
40 / 779
Anatomy and Physiology
39 / 1,722
Multimedia
39 / 373
Gender Studies
38 / 99
Classics and Ancient History
36 / 73
Materials Science
35 / 442
Health Science
33 / 408
Communications and Public Relations
33 / 244
Law
33 / 138
Child Psychology
31 / 1,039
Human-Computer Interaction
31 / 288
Media Studies
30 / 229
Surgery
28 / 1,945
Zoology
25 / 722
Remote Sensing
24 / 427
Art History
24 / 33

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 15 35
1991 12 105
1992 24 53
1993 18 46
1994 11 67
1995 15 83
1996 26 102
1997 21 133
1998 22 164
1999 39 199
2000 25 262
2001 48 275
2002 40 347
2003 40 460
2004 38 459
2005 50 579
2006 47 738
2007 59 835
2008 46 960
2009 37 930
2010 68 1112
2011 52 1155
2012 54 1384
2013 64 1459
2014 58 1430
2015 64 1471
2016 70 1414
2017 68 1382
2018 83 1266
2019 60 1376
2020 62 1611

Millersville University of Pennsylvania alumni

  1. Black Thought

    Black Thought
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1972-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    musicianactorrappersingersongwriter
    Biography

    Tariq Trotter, better known as Black Thought, is an American rapper, actor and the lead MC of the Philadelphia-based hip hop group The Roots, which he co-founded with drummer Questlove (Ahmir Thompson). Regarded as "one of the most skilled, incisive, and prolific rappers of his time" by Andy Kellman of AllMusic, he is widely lauded for his live performance skills, continuous multisyllabic rhyme schemes, complex lyricism, double entendres, and politically aware lyrics. With the Roots, he is a singer and rapper on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, frequently playing games with Fallon and his guests.

  2. Hugh Herr

    Hugh Herr
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1966-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    engineerbiophysicistrock climber
    Biography

    Hugh Herr is an American rock climber, engineer, and biophysicist.

  3. Robert Smith Walker

    Robert Smith Walker
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1942-.. (age 80)
    Enrolled in the Millersville University of Pennsylvania
    In 1964 graduated with Bachelor of Science
    Occupations
    politicianteacherassistant
    Biography

    Robert Smith Walker is a former American politician who represented Pennsylvania in the United States House of Representatives as a Republican from 1977 until his retirement in 1997. He was known for his fiery rhetoric and knowledge of parliamentary procedure.

  4. Silvia Vásquez-Lavado

    Silvia Vásquez-Lavado
    Born in
    Peru Flag Peru
    Years
    1974-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    mountaineerexplorerwomen's rights activist
    Biography

    Silvia Vasquez-Lavado is a Peruvian-American explorer, mountaineer, social entrepreneur and technologist. In June 2018, she became the first openly gay woman to complete the Seven Summits, the tallest mountain on each continent from both the Messner and Bass lists.

General info

Founded 1855
Motto Seize the Opportunity
Colors black, gold
Academic Calendar August to May (August - December; January-May). Also Summer pre-Session (May-June); Summer Sessions (June-July; July-August)
Total FTE staff 899
Carnegie Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address 1 South George Street, Lyle Hall
Millersville, Pennsylvania, 17551-0302
United States
City population 8,000
Phone 7178714636
Fax +1 (717) 872 3968

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