Muhlenberg College: Ranking & Review

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Allentown
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United States
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World
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16642335
Top 14%

Muhlenberg College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate48%45%51%
Applicants4,6361,8832,753
Admissions2,2428451,397
Enrolled undergraduates564232332
Enrolled total (including graduate students)2,3679491,418

19 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores290
Percent of students submitting SAT scores51%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
630
Math
610

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores219
Percent of students submitting ACT scores39%
ACT Composite
27
ACT English
28
ACT Math
26

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $50.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankConsidered but not required
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresConsidered but not required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Muhlenberg College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$65,330$65,330
Off-campus$65,330$65,330
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $11,420 and other expenses per full academic year.

Muhlenberg College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,965 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$50,095$50,095
Fees for full-time undergraduates$735$735
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$1,473$1,473

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1134135
Visual and Performing Arts104104
Biological and Biomedical Sciences7676
Psychology7171
Social Sciences5858
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs4242
English Language and Literature & Letters2323
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11314
Physical Sciences1313
Mathematics and Statistics1313
Health Professions and Related Programs1111
History77
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies55
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics224
Natural Resources and Conservation44
Philosophy and Religious Studies44
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies11
Grand Total4581585

A total of 585 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Muhlenberg College.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate86%87%86%
  • Full-time retention rate - 91%

General info

Alternative names'Berg
Founded1848
Religious affiliationEvangelical Lutheran Church
Colorscardinal red, gray
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff632
Instructional FTE233
Research FTE2
Public Service FTE45
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Official Websitemuhlenberg.edu
Address2400 Chew Street
Allentown, Pennsylvania, 18104
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Midsize
City population118,000
Phone4846643100
Fax+1 (484) 664 3477

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