Muskingum University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Muskingum University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,305 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1837 and is the only school located in New Concord, Ohio.

Muskingum University is affiliated with Presbyterian Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
76
At Muskingum University you can get your bachelor's degree or master's degree.

Muskingum University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 76 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Business, Biology, Psychology, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before 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 positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
66%
The student retention rate at Muskingum University is relatively low at 66% (close to Ohio average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Muskingum University is below average - 55%.

Student to faculty ratio at Muskingum University is pretty decent - 14:1. Read more details regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$22,700
Average tuition prices are high - around $22,000 per year. The additional fees at Muskingum University not covered by tuition are nearly $700; this comes to $22,700 per year.

Read the details about Muskingum 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
77%
As reported in recent government data, 2,084 applications were submitted and 1,605 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get accepted at this school.

The school will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score information at Muskingum University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,600
Muskingum University provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Muskingum 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
D+
Muskingum University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 1,100 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low: around $4,600 per academic year.

Based on the college crime information, Muskingum University appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Muskingum University Location and Maps



Post Address: Muskingum University, 163 Stormont Street, New Concord, Ohio 43762, USA
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