Muhlenberg College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
2400 Chew Street
Allentown, PA 18104
(484) 664-3200
Fax: (484) 664-3234

Contact: Christopher Hooker-Haring
Dean of Admission and Financial Aid
Main Address
2400 Chew Street
Allentown, PA 18104
(484) 664-3100

www.muhlenberg.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 2,492
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 597
Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,372

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

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Online application fee: $50
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 40%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 93%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

American Studies B
German Studies B
Russian/Slavic Area Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B,C
Dance B,C
Drama/Theater Arts B,C
Film Studies B,C
Music – General B,C

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,B,C
Business Administration/Management A,B,C
Finance/Banking A,B,C
Human Resources Management B
Management Information Systems B,C

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General A,B,C

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B,C

Foreign Language & Literature

Foreign Language & Literature – General B
French B
German B
Spanish B

History

History – General B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Natural Sciences B
Neuroscience B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B,C

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B,C
Physical Sciences – General B,C
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General A,B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B,C
Economics B,C
International Relations B,C
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B,C

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.

Muhlenberg College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(484) 664-3100
Website:www.muhlenberg.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.muhlenberg.edu/main/admissions/regulardecisionchecklist/
Address:2400 Chew Street, Allentown, PA 18104
Setting:Rural: Remote
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:2,408
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):86%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,408 (100% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$48,310
Out-of-state Tuition:$48,310
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:90%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$22,945

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Muhlenberg College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Muhlenberg College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies5
Biological and Biomedical Sciences3
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services536
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
English Language and Literature/Letters11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics3
Health Professions and Related Programs13
History11
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Philosophy and Religious Studies3
Physical Sciences3
Psychology111
Social Sciences36
Visual and Performing Arts228
Grand total14748

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Muhlenberg 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$48,310
Out-of-state$48,310
Books and supplies$1,300

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid52690%
Grant or scholarship aid51989%$22,945
Student loan aid30052%$7,659

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,07987%$21,930
Federal student loans1,20950%$6,534

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Muhlenberg 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 Muhlenberg College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants4,8621,9722,890
Percent admitted100%43%52%
Percent admitted who enrolled12%12%12%

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

Muhlenberg College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment2,408
Undergraduate enrollment2,408
Graduate enrollment0

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

Muhlenberg College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does 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.

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