Elizabethtown College: Review & Facts

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Elizabethtown College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,820 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1899 and is one of the 2 colleges and schools located in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania.

Elizabethtown College is affiliated with Church of Brethren.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
44
Fair
Elizabethtown College will give you the option to get a bachelor's degree or master's degree.

Elizabethtown College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 44 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Biology, Medical, Occupational Therapy, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
82%
Good
It is worthwhile 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 wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Elizabethtown College is high at 82% (above Pennsylvania average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Elizabethtown College is good - 78%.

Student to faculty ratio at Elizabethtown College is pretty good, 12:1. Read more about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$41,800
High
Average tuition price is extremely high, about $41,800 per academic year.

Read the details about Elizabethtown College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
71%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 3,453 applications were submitted and 2,442 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

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

Read more about admissions as well applicants test score info at Elizabethtown College in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,000
Medium
Elizabethtown College offers a distance education program and study abroad programs.

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

Safety
Grade
F
Unsafe
Elizabethtown College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 1,500 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable: roughly $5,000 a year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Elizabethtown College seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Elizabethtown College Location and Maps



Post Address: Elizabethtown College, One Alpha Drive, Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania 17022-2298, USA
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