Thiel College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - FairQuality: Education Quality Rating - FairSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Thiel College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,085 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1866 and is the only school located in Greenville, Pennsylvania.

Thiel College is affiliated with Evangelical Lutheran Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
37
Thiel College will give you the option to get an associate's degree or bachelor's degree.

Thiel College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 37 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Management, Biology, Psychology, and Accounting and Finance. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges and schools.
It is worthwhile 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 normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
67%
The rate of student retention at Thiel College is relatively low at 67% (below Pennsylvania average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Thiel College is low - 40%.

Student to faculty ratio at Thiel College is pretty decent: 14:1. Learn more details regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$26,200
Average tuition cost is very high - $24,300 annually. The additional fees at Thiel College (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $1,900; this makes it a total of $26,200 a year.

Read the details about Thiel College 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, 2,316 applications were submitted and 1,510 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to enroll at this school.

Thiel College might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Thiel College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,100
Thiel College provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

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

Safety
Grade
B
Thiel College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,300 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable -- around $5,100 per year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Thiel College seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Thiel College Location and Maps



Post Address: Thiel College, 75 College Ave, Greenville, Pennsylvania 16125-2181, USA
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