McDaniel College

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General Information

Admission Office

Two College Hill

Westminster, MD 21157-4390

(410) 857-2230

(800) 638-5005

Fax: (410) 857-2757



Contact: Florence Hines

Vice President for Enrollment Management and Dean of Admissions
Main Address

Two College Hill

Westminster, MD 21157-4390

(410) 848-7000

www.mcdaniel.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,772

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 421

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,739

Graduate enrollment: 2,124

Setting

Suburban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Online application fee: $50
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 77%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 87%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B
Environmental Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business Administration/Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
German B
Spanish B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Social Sciences

Economics B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology 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.

McDaniel College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(410) 848-7000
Website:www.mcdaniel.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.mcdaniel.edu/undergraduate/admissions/apply
Address:2 College Hill, Westminster, MD 21157
Setting:23
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,750
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):72%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,210 (80% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$40,580
Out-of-state Tuition:$40,580
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:99%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$28,555

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

McDaniel College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at McDaniel College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies2
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services121
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education413
English Language and Literature/Letters11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics3
History1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies212
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies11
Philosophy and Religious Studies2
Physical Sciences2
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions12
Social Sciences3
Visual and Performing Arts5
Grand total83020

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at McDaniel College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Education22
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies11
Grand total43

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at McDaniel College 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
In-state$40,580
Out-of-state$40,580
Books and supplies$1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$8,550
Out-of-state$8,550

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid42899%
Grant or scholarship aid42899%$28,555
Student loan aid28867%$8,232

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,58498%$26,593
Federal student loans1,07266%$7,205

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants2,4031,1421,261
Percent admitted100%78%78%
Percent admitted who enrolled16%17%15%

Admissions Considerations

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

McDaniel College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,750
Undergraduate enrollment1,567
Graduate enrollment1,183

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

McDaniel College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

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