Marywood University

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General Information

Admission Office
2300 Adams Avenue
Scranton, PA 18509-1598
(570) 348-6234
(866) 279-9663
Fax: (570) 961-4763

Contact: Christian DiGregorio
Director of University Admissions
Main Address
2300 Adams Avenue
Scranton, PA 18509-1598
(570) 348-6211

Total undergrads: 2,071
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 426
Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,039
Graduate enrollment: 1,307

Suburban setting
Small city (50,000 – 249,999)
Residential campus

Degrees offered:


Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $35

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 78%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 81%

College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Arts Management B
Ceramics B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Graphic Design B
Illustration B
Interior Design B
Music – General Performance B
Painting B
Photography B
Sculpture B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B
Biotechnology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
Fashion Merchandising C
Financial Planning B
Hospitality Administration/Management B
International Business B
Marketing Management B
Sales and Distribution C

Communications & Journalism

Digital Communications/Multimedia B


Art Teacher Education B
Biology Teacher Education B
ESL Teacher Education B
Education of Emotionally Handicapped B
Elementary Education B
Family/Consumer Sciences – Education B
French Teacher Education B
Mathematics Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Science Teacher Education B
Social Science Teacher Education B
Spanish Language Teacher Education B
Special Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Art Therapy B,C
Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B
Clinical Laboratory Science B
Health System Administration B
Medical Dietetics B
Music Therapy B
Nursing (RN) B
Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology B


History – General B


Mathematics – General B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness B

Philosophy & Religion

Religion/Religious Studies B


Industrial/Organizational Psychology B
Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Social Sciences

Social Sciences – General B

Transportation & Materials Moving

Aviation Management B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Marywood University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(570) 348-6211
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:
Address:2300 Adams Ave, Scranton, PA 18509-1598
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:3,008
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):65%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,683 (89% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$33,000
Out-of-state Tuition:$33,000
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:99%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$21,762

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Marywood University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Marywood University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Architecture and Related Services21
Biological and Biomedical Sciences21
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services63
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs41
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services31
English Language and Literature/Letters12
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics11
Health Professions and Related Programs497
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Mathematics and Statistics11
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies111
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies2
Philosophy and Religious Studies2
Public Administration and Social Service Professions12
Social Sciences3
Transportation and Materials Moving1
Visual and Performing Arts41310
Grand total1972441

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Marywood University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Health Professions and Related Programs1
Grand total1

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Marywood University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
Books and supplies$1,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid36599%
Grant or scholarship aid36599%$21,762
Student loan aid27875%$9,277

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,76092%$19,507
Federal student loans1,39973%$7,573

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Marywood University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Marywood University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

Number of applicants2,2326421,590
Percent admitted100%65%70%
Percent admitted who enrolled15%17%14%

Admissions Considerations

Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Marywood University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment3,008
Undergraduate enrollment1,931
Graduate enrollment1,077

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Marywood University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
    • Didactic Program in Dietetics
    • Dietetics (DIET) - Coordinated Program in Dietetics
  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
    • Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
  • American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
    • Clinical Psychology (CLPSYD) - PsyD Doctoral programs (Department of Psychology and Counseling )
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
    • Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
    • Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

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