Manchester University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Manchester University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,345 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1860 and is the only college located in North Manchester, Indiana.

Manchester University is affiliated with Church of Brethren.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
48
Manchester University will give you the option to get an associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Manchester University implements a continuous curriculum calendar system and provides 48 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Accounting and Finance, Medical, Management, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.
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 typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
68%
Manchester University student retention rate is relatively low at 68% (close to Indiana average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Manchester University is low: 49%.

Student to faculty ratio at Manchester University is pretty decent: 15:1. Find out more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$26,800
Average tuition price is very high, $25,900 annually. The additional fees at Manchester University beyond tuition are about $900; this totals $26,800 a year.

Read the details about Manchester 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
65%
As reported in recent government data, 3,622 applications were submitted and 2,350 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to become a student at this school.

Manchester University will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Manchester University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,800
Manchester University offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Manchester University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C-
Manchester University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,000 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable -- roughly $5,800 per year.

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

Manchester University Location and Maps



Post Address: Manchester University, 604 E. College Ave, North Manchester, Indiana 46962, USA
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