Muskingum University Rankings

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#4111 of 14,160 In the World
#1137 of 2,624 In North America
#1063 of 2,523 In the United States
#41 of 91 In Ohio

Quick Review

Religion
Presbyterian Church (USA)
Acceptance rate
81%
Average SAT
1005
Average ACT
21
Avg. cost to attend
$19,743 /y
Aid receiving
96%
Undergraduates
1,603
Graduates
767
Male:Female Ratio
35:65
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree

Muskingum University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 81% 77% 85%
Applicants 2,404 1,316 1,088
Admissions 1,938 1,018 920
Freshmen enrolled full time 191 191
Freshmen enrolled part time 197 196 1

133 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

448 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
50 or 13%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 890
or below

75% of them
had 1120
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Muskingum University are 890-1120 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
361 or 93%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 18
or below

75% of them
had 23
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Muskingum University are 18-23 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Recommendations Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 1580 (67%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 528 (22%)
Black or African American 88 (4%)
Two or more races 57 (2%)
Nonresident Alien 45 (2%)
Hispanic 44 (2%)
Asian 20 (0.8%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 1 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$19,743/year
Average aid awarded
$21,378
Students receiving aid
96%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $15,664
$30-48K $16,127
$48-75K $19,367
$75-110K $21,886
$110K+ $24,341

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $28,100$10,170
Tuition in-state $28,100$10,170
Tuition out-of-state $28,100$10,170
Fee in-district $778
Fee in-state $778
Fee out-of-state $778

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 1,032
Combined charge for room and board $11,590
Room charge $6,000
Meal charge $5,590

Muskingum University Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's
Special Education and Teaching, General 6 31
Psychology, General 32
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 28
Business Administration and Management, General 24
Early Childhood Education and Teaching 11 12
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other 21
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 21
Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other 16
History, General 15
English Language and Literature, General 14
Health and Physical Education & Fitness, General 12
Public Health, General 11
Marketing & Marketing Management, General 11
Reading Teacher Education 10
Management Information Systems, General 8
Health & Health Care Administration & Management 7
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management 7
Petroleum Technology & Technician 7
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 6
Art & Art Studies, General 6
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching 2 4
Mathematics, General 6
Political Science and Government, General 6
Engineering Science 6
Education, General 6
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching 6
Music Teacher Education 5
Computer Science 5
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language & ESL Language Instructor 5
Athletic Training & Trainer 4
Accounting 4
Sociology 4
Business & Commerce, General 4
Zoology & Animal Biology 4
Educational Leadership and Administration, General 4
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other 3
Chemistry, General 3
Economics, General 3
Health and Wellness, General 3
Geology & Earth Science, General 3
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth 3
Digital Communication and Media & Multimedia 2
Spanish Language and Literature 2
Superintendency and Educational System Administration 2
Education & Teaching of the Gifted and Talented 2
Molecular Biology 1
International Business & Trade & Commerce 1
Music, General 1
Health Teacher Education 1
Philosophy and Religious Studies, General 1
International Relations and Affairs 1
Informatics 1
Grand Total 331 93
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 53% 42% 63%
  • Full-time retention rate - 72%

Publications & Citations

Publications
304
Citations
3,688

Publication / Citation count by topic

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
138 / 519
Psychology
63 / 1,360
Medicine
41 / 958
Political Science
35 / 106
Sociology
34 / 185
History
32 / 8
Computer Science
27 / 1,524
Biology
22 / 456
Art & Design
21 / 320
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
20 / 3
Economics
20 / 48
Child Psychology
20 / 398
Classics and Ancient History
19 / 6
Mathematics
18 / 211
Physics
17 / 300
Business
17 / 252
Math Teachers
16 / 197
Education Majors
16 / 70
Political Economy
15 / 31
Environmental Science
14 / 259
Chemistry
14 / 50
Engineering
14 / 225
Social Psychology
13 / 211
Law
11 / 136
Criminology and Criminal Justice
9 / 29
Media Studies
9 / 8
Health Science
8 / 279
Cognitive Science
8 / 403
Clinical Psychology
7 / 413
Materials Science
7 / 3
Gender Studies
7 / 21
Anatomy and Physiology
6 / 34
Ecology
6 / 68
Astrophysics and Astronomy
5 / 177
Demography
5 / 6
Multimedia
5 / 266
Public Policy / Administration
5 / 14
Philosophy
5 / 2
Quantum and Particle physics
5 / 120
Neuroscience
5 / 245

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 4 20
1991 4 19
1992 2 23
1993 7 48
1994 7 52
1995 5 39
1996 2 49
1997 4 28
1998 8 31
1999 6 25
2000 4 56
2001 3 59
2002 1 48
2003 3 45
2004 3 57
2005 5 103
2006 4 86
2007 12 101
2008 10 96
2009 7 162
2010 18 192
2011 8 192
2012 11 233
2013 6 204
2014 10 171
2015 7 206
2016 5 172
2017 7 215
2018 12 158
2019 7 141
2020 10 220

Muskingum University alumni

  1. John Glenn

    John Glenn
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1921-2016 (aged 95)
    Occupations
    politicianmilitary officertest pilotscreenwriteraircraft pilot
    Biography

    John Herschel Glenn Jr. was a United States Marine Corps aviator, engineer, astronaut, businessman and politician. He was the third American in space, and the first American to orbit the Earth, circling it three times in 1962. Following his retirement from NASA, he served from 1974 to 1999 as a Democratic United States Senator from Ohio; in 1998, he flew into space again at age 77.

  2. Jon Gruden

    Jon Gruden
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1963-.. (age 59)
    Enrolled in Muskingum University
    Studied in 1981-1982
    Occupations
    American football playerhead coach
    Biography

    Jon David Gruden is an American football coach who is the head coach of the Las Vegas Raiders of the National Football League (NFL). He first served as the Raiders' head coach from 1998 to 2001 during their tenure in Oakland and rejoined the team in 2018. In between his tenure with the Raiders, he was the head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers from 2002 to 2008, whom he led to their first Super Bowl title in Super Bowl XXXVII. At age 39, Gruden was the then-youngest head coach to win the Super Bowl. Gruden also served as an analyst for ESPN and Monday Night Football before he returned to coaching.

  3. Annie Glenn

    Annie Glenn
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1920-2020 (aged 100)
    Occupations
    disability rights activistphilanthropist
    Biography

    Anna Margaret Glenn was an American advocate for people with disabilities and communication disorders and the wife of astronaut and senator John Glenn. A stutterer from an early age, Glenn was notable for raising awareness of stuttering among children and adults as well as other disabilities.

  4. Jack Hanna

    Jack Hanna
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1947-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    zoologist
    Biography

    Jack Bushnell Hanna is a retired American zookeeper and a former director emeritus of the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. "Jungle Jack" was director of the zoo from 1978 to 1992, and is viewed as largely responsible for elevating its quality and reputation. His media appearances, particularly with Johnny Carson, David Letterman, James Corden, Good Morning America, and Maury Povich have made him one of the most notable animal experts in the United States.

General info

Alternative names Muskingum
Founded 1837
Motto Omni, Trinum, Perfectum
All perfect things are three-sided
Colors black, magenta
Academic Calendar Semesters
Total FTE staff 312
Carnegie Classification Master's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Address 163 Stormont Street
New Concord, Ohio, 43762
United States
City population 2,000
Phone 7408268211
Fax +1 (740) 826 8404

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