Eastern Mennonite University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus CrimeAdmissions

Eastern Mennonite University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,520 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1917 and is one of the 2 schools located in Harrisonburg, Virginia.

Eastern Mennonite University is affiliated with Mennonite Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
45
Eastern Mennonite University will give you the opportunity to get a 1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, or master's degree.

Eastern Mennonite University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 45 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Education, Management, General Studies, and Political Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
81%
Eastern Mennonite University student retention rate is high at 81% (well above Virginia average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Eastern Mennonite University is average: 62%.

Student to faculty ratio at Eastern Mennonite University is good: 10:1. Read more information about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$28,100
Average tuition prices are very high, about $27,900 per academic year. The additional fees at Eastern Mennonite University beyond tuition are around $200; this comes to a total of $28,100 annually.

Read the details about Eastern Mennonite University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
70%
As reported in recent government data, 940 applications were submitted and 659 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to become a student at this school.

The school might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits for admission.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Eastern Mennonite University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,200
Eastern Mennonite University offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Eastern Mennonite University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

Safety
Grade
C-
Eastern Mennonite University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 700 students, which offers a good on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable - nearly $5,200 per year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Eastern Mennonite University appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Eastern Mennonite University Location and Maps



Post Address: Eastern Mennonite University, 1200 Park Rd, Harrisonburg, Virginia 22802-2462, USA
Location Map - Street View:
Eastern Mennonite University Location Map - Street View
Location Map - City View:
Eastern Mennonite University Location Map - City View

Learn More About Eastern Mennonite University

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus CrimeAdmissions

Virginia Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Accounting and Finance
Our directory contains 56 accounting and finance schools and colleges in Richmond, Lynchburg, Danville, Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Charlottesville, Annandale, and 36 other cities. Around 3,400 accounting and finance diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition price for accounting and finance degree programs in VA is around $20,700.

Art
We reviewed 33 art schools and colleges in Norfolk, Richmond, Harrisonburg, Arlington, Lynchburg, Danville, Lexington, and 23 more cities. Approximately 1,100 art diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition price for art programs in VA is approximately $24,200.

Biology
Our directory contains 51 biology schools and colleges in Norfolk, Richmond, Lynchburg, Roanoke, Harrisonburg, Lexington, Charlottesville, and 33 other cities. Approximately 4,800 biology diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition price for biology degree programs in VA is about $21,200.

Broadcasting
Our directory contains 9 broadcasting schools and colleges in Hampton, Arlington, Richlands, Danville, Annandale, Winchester, Harrisonburg, Bluefield, and Roanoke. Approximately 200 broadcasting diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for broadcasting degree programs in VA is approximately $17,000.

Business
Read information about 98 business schools and colleges in Richmond, Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Lynchburg, Arlington, Hampton, Fairfax, and 53 other cities. Approximately 11,500 business diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for business degree programs in VA is approximately $18,700.

Chemistry
Read about 35 chemistry schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Richmond, Norfolk, Lexington, Harrisonburg, Petersburg, Winchester, and 24 more cities. Approximately 1,100 chemistry diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for chemistry degree programs in VA is about $26,500.

Communication and Journalism
Learn about 29 communication and journalism schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Richmond, Harrisonburg, Arlington, Norfolk, Salem, Bluefield, and 19 other cities. Around 2,200 communication and journalism diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for communication and journalism degree programs in VA is roughly $19,900.

Computer Science
Read about 90 computer science schools and colleges in Richmond, Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Lynchburg, Arlington, Fairfax, Danville, and 51 more cities. Approximately 6,200 computer science degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for computer science programs in VA - $16,900.

Economics
Read information about 29 economics schools and colleges in Harrisonburg, Lynchburg, Richmond, Lexington, Charlottesville, Roanoke, Ashland, and 22 more cities. Approximately 1,500 economics diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition price for economics programs in VA is around $29,000.

Education
We list 48 education schools and colleges in Richmond, Norfolk, Lynchburg, Hampton, Arlington, Harrisonburg, Danville, and 27 other cities. Around 8,700 education diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition cost for education programs in VA is roughly $21,500.

English and Literature
Learn about 46 english and literature schools and colleges in Norfolk, Lynchburg, Fairfax, Richmond, Harrisonburg, Lexington, Ferrum, and 35 more cities. About 3,600 english and literature degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for english and literature programs in VA is approximately $24,400.

Foreign Languages
Our listing contains 42 foreign languages schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Richmond, Norfolk, Harrisonburg, Lexington, Annandale, Emory, and 30 other cities. About 1,100 foreign languages degrees are granted each year. Average tuition for foreign languages programs in VA is approximately $26,400.

General Studies
Our listing contains 64 general studies schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Norfolk, Danville, Richmond, Roanoke, Arlington, Harrisonburg, and 44 more cities. Approximately 19,000 general studies degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition cost for general studies programs in VA: $11,600.

History
Read information about 40 history schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Richmond, Norfolk, Lexington, Harrisonburg, Blacksburg, Fairfax, and 29 other cities. Around 2,000 history diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition price for history programs in VA: $25,500.

Laboratory Assistance
Our listing contains 32 laboratory assistance schools and colleges in Norfolk, Salem, Roanoke, Danville, Lynchburg, Richmond, Fairfax, and 21 other cities. Approximately 400 laboratory assistance degrees are granted every year. Average tuition price for laboratory assistance degree programs in VA: $11,500.

Management
Read about 100 management schools and colleges in Richmond, Arlington, Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Lynchburg, Chesapeake, Newport News, and 52 more cities. About 10,800 management degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for management programs in VA is approximately $18,200.

Mathematics
Read about 39 mathematics schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Richmond, Norfolk, Lexington, Harrisonburg, Arlington, Fairfax, and 28 more cities. About 900 mathematics degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition for mathematics programs in VA: $26,100.

Medical Assistant
Get details on 75 medical assistant schools and colleges in Richmond, Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Roanoke, Chesapeake, Newport News, Fairfax, and 39 more cities. Around 6,600 medical assistant diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition for medical assistant programs in VA is roughly $12,800.

Music
Our directory contains 40 music schools and colleges in Norfolk, Lynchburg, Hampton, Harrisonburg, Richmond, Buena Vista, Petersburg, and 29 other cities. About 800 music diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for music programs in VA is around $21,500.

Natural Resources and Environment
Read about 37 natural resources and environment schools and colleges in Danville, Lynchburg, Richmond, Roanoke, Norfolk, Wytheville, Bridgewater, and 27 more cities. Approximately 700 natural resources and environment diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition for natural resources and environment degree programs in VA is roughly $24,300.

Nursing
Our directory contains 72 nursing schools and colleges in Richmond, Norfolk, Lynchburg, Roanoke, Virginia Beach, Fairfax, Charlottesville, and 39 more cities. About 7,700 nursing diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for nursing programs in VA: $15,300.

Occupational Therapy
We reviewed 29 occupational therapy schools and colleges in Norfolk, Lynchburg, Danville, Harrisonburg, Roanoke, Blacksburg, Ferrum, and 19 other cities. Approximately 1,600 occupational therapy diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for occupational therapy programs in VA - $21,500.

Philosophy
We reviewed 29 philosophy schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Harrisonburg, Norfolk, Richmond, Bridgewater, Salem, Ashland, and 21 other cities. Around 400 philosophy diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition for philosophy programs in VA - $24,300.

Photography
We reviewed 13 photography schools and colleges in Richmond, Bristol, Sterling, Middletown, Hampton, Arlington, Lynchburg, and 9 more cities. Around 200 photography diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition price for photography degree programs in VA: $15,800.

Political Science
Our directory contains 38 political science schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Norfolk, Lexington, Harrisonburg, Richmond, Ashland, Fairfax, and 28 more cities. About 3,100 political science diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition cost for political science programs in VA is about $26,000.

Psychology
Read about 62 psychology schools and colleges in Norfolk, Lynchburg, Richmond, Roanoke, Arlington, Hampton, Lexington, and 40 other cities. About 7,800 psychology degrees are granted each year. Average tuition price for psychology programs in VA: $20,500.

Social Work
Read information about 38 social work schools and colleges in Richmond, Norfolk, Lynchburg, Harrisonburg, Hampton, Roanoke, Blacksburg, and 23 other cities. About 4,800 social work diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition charges for social work degree programs in VA: $15,500.

Sociology and Anthropology
Learn about 34 sociology and anthropology schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Richmond, Norfolk, Harrisonburg, Danville, Blacksburg, Hampton, and 23 other cities. Around 1,800 sociology and anthropology degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for sociology and anthropology degree programs in VA is around $23,500.

Theater and Drama
Learn more about 43 theater and drama schools and colleges in Lynchburg, Norfolk, Richmond, Charlottesville, Harrisonburg, Big Stone Gap, Fairfax, and 30 more cities. About 900 theater and drama diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for theater and drama degree programs in VA is about $20,700.

Theology and Religion
Read about 35 theology and religion schools and colleges in Richmond, Lynchburg, Harrisonburg, Hampton, Charlottesville, Staunton, Bluefield, and 23 other cities. About 4,000 theology and religion diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for theology and religion programs in VA is around $19,000.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Top Competitors










Other Nearby Colleges