Menlo College: Review & Facts

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Menlo College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 790 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1927 and is the only school located in Atherton, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
7
Few
Menlo College will give you the opportunity to get a bachelor's degree.

Menlo College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 7 majors. The most popular concentrations are Marketing and Advertising, Business, Management, Accounting and Finance, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
71%
Fair
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 are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Menlo College is fair at 71% (close to California average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
14 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Menlo College is low - 43%. About 4% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

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

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$38,800
High
Average tuition price is extremely high, around $38,100 per year. The additional fees at Menlo College (not included in tuition costs) are around $700, which comes to a total of $38,800 per year.

Read the details about Menlo 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
38%
Doable
As reported in recent government data, 2,445 applications were submitted and 931 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to enroll at this school.

The school will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score information at Menlo College in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C+
Dicey
Menlo College provides 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 Menlo College, 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.

ROTC
Available
Yes
Menlo College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 600 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Menlo College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, Menlo College appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Menlo College Location and Maps



Post Address: Menlo College, 1000 El Camino Real, Atherton, California 94027-4301, USA
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