Moravian College Rankings

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#3078 of 14,160 In the World
#901 of 2,624 In North America
#833 of 2,523 In the United States
#52 of 155 In Pennsylvania
#2 of 3 In Bethlehem
#1210 of 1,493 For Education Majors
#1776 of 3,753 For Psychology
#1923 of 2,540 For Sociology
#2788 of 5,152 For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Quick Review

Religion
Moravian Church
Acceptance rate
75%
Avg. cost to attend
$29,483 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
2,073
Graduates
522
Male:Female Ratio
36:64
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

Moravian College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 75% 74% 76%
Applicants 2,127 874 1,253
Admissions 1,599 649 950
Freshmen enrolled full time 428 185 243

162 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

75 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

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

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 1791 (69%)
Hispanic 285 (11%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 222 (9%)
Nonresident Alien 108 (4%)
Black or African American 69 (3%)
Asian 62 (2%)
Two or more races 47 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 4 (0.2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 3 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$29,483/year
Average aid awarded
$28,466
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $22,333
$30-48K $24,351
$48-75K $27,761
$75-110K $29,372
$110K+ $32,443

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $43,581$16,605
Tuition in-state $43,581$16,605
Tuition out-of-state $43,581$16,605
Fee in-district $1,731$90
Fee in-state $1,731$90
Fee out-of-state $1,731$90

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 1,227
Combined charge for room and board $14,602
Room charge $7,840
Meal charge $6,762

Moravian College Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 77
Business Administration and Management, General 73
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General 38
Sociology 37
Economics, General 35
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin 31
Accounting 29
Psychology, General 27
English Language and Literature, General 25
Nursing Science 25
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 22
Art & Art Studies, General 20
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 18
Computer Science 16
Curriculum and Instruction 15
History, General 14
Music, General 14
Community Health and Preventive Medicine 13
Athletic Training & Trainer 13
Political Science and Government, General 12
Chemistry, General 12
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 9
Health & Health Care Administration & Management 9
Physics, General 8
Biochemistry 7
Neuroscience 7
Environmental Science 6
Mathematics, General 6
Human Resources Management and Services, Other 6
Divinity & Ministry 5
Biological and Physical Sciences 4
Environmental Studies 4
Philosophy 3
Clinical Pastoral Counseling & Patient Counseling 3
Theology & Theological Studies 3
Spanish Language and Literature 2
Education, General 2
Religion & Religious Studies 1
International Business & Trade & Commerce 1
Pastoral Counseling and Specialized Ministries, Other 1
Grand Total 549 104
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 69% 67% 71%
  • Full-time retention rate - 82%

Publications & Citations

Publications
624
Citations
10,368

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
251 / 2,036
Psychology
154 / 6,441
Medicine
134 / 3,327
Sociology
75 / 414
Education Majors
53 / 1,091
Computer Science
47 / 431
Business
47 / 566
Art & Design
43 / 251
Mathematics
42 / 596
Health Science
39 / 799
Social Psychology
36 / 2,499
Biology
33 / 666
Philosophy
31 / 51
History
29 / 31
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
28 / 14
Economics
28 / 22
Math Teachers
24 / 436
Child Psychology
24 / 2,570
Environmental Science
23 / 175
Clinical Psychology
21 / 1,047
Nursing
19 / 90
Chemistry
19 / 555
Political Science
19 / 35
Demography
17 / 245
Art History
17 / 29
Engineering
16 / 346
Occupational Therapy
15 / 537
Law
15 / 34
Ecology
15 / 162
Healthcare Management (MHA)
15 / 250
Political Economy
13 / 9
Gender Studies
13 / 38
Media Studies
12 / 4
Cognitive Science
12 / 102
Public Health
11 / 103
Creative Writing
11 / 206
Classics and Ancient History
10 / 3
Physics
10 / 202
Surgery
9 / 60
Library and Information science
9 / 149

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 8 35
1991 10 49
1992 6 68
1993 7 86
1994 6 73
1995 6 104
1996 12 133
1997 7 128
1998 8 120
1999 2 178
2000 15 198
2001 8 127
2002 8 208
2003 4 170
2004 2 203
2005 14 198
2006 10 241
2007 12 247
2008 19 282
2009 23 301
2010 27 397
2011 16 466
2012 16 448
2013 36 621
2014 22 610
2015 29 612
2016 17 622
2017 31 609
2018 36 537
2019 52 649
2020 43 792

Moravian College alumni

  1. John Andretti

    John Andretti
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1963-2020 (aged 57)
    Occupations
    racing automobile driver
    Biography

    John Andrew Andretti was an American race car driver. He won individual races in CART, IMSA GTP, Rolex Sports Car Series, and NASCAR during his career. He was the son of Aldo Andretti, older brother of racer Adam Andretti, nephew of Mario Andretti, and first cousin to IndyCar champion Michael and Jeff Andretti.

  2. John Sterling

    John Sterling
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1938-.. (age 84)
    Occupations
    sports commentator
    Biography

    John Sterling is an American sportscaster, best known as the radio play-by-play announcer of Major League Baseball's New York Yankees. Sterling called 5,060 consecutive Yankees games, beginning in 1989, before taking an eight-day (four-game) break in July 2019. One of the longest-current broadcasters in the industry, Sterling has a distinctive play-calling style.

  3. David Zinczenko

    David Zinczenko
    Years
    1969-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    nutritionistjournalist
    Biography

    David Zinczenko is an American publisher, author, and businessman. Previously, he was the EVP and General Manager of Men's Health, Women's Health, Prevention and Rodale Books; Editorial Director of Men's Fitness; and the Nutrition and Wellness Editor at ABC News.

  4. John Gorka

    John Gorka
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    singersinger-songwriterguitarist
    Biography

    John Gorka is a contemporary American folk musician. In 1991, Rolling Stone magazine called him "the preeminent male singer-songwriter of what has been dubbed the New Folk Movement."

General info

Alternative names Moravian College
Moravian
Moravian Seminary
Moravian Theological Seminary
Founded 1742
Motto Via Lucis
The Way of Light
Colors blue, grey
Academic Calendar September to May (September - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff 492
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Address 1200 Main St
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 18018-6650
United States
City population 75,000
Phone 6108611360
Fax +1 (610) 861 1581

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