Moravian College: Review & Facts

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Moravian College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,265 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1742 and is one of the 6 schools located in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.

Moravian College is affiliated with Moravian Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
51
Fair
At Moravian College you can obtain your bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, or postmaster certificate.

Moravian College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 51 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Nursing, Biology, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
80%
Good
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 good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Moravian College is high at 80% (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 Moravian College is good: 74%. Roughly 21% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Moravian College is pretty good -- 12:1. Find out more details on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$38,900
High
Average tuition costs are extremely high, around $37,300 per year. The additional fees at Moravian College (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $1,600; this totals $38,900 annually.

Read the details about Moravian 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
75%
Doable
According to recent data, 2,737 applications were submitted and 2,041 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to become a student at this school.

This college might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

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

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,600
Medium
Moravian College provides study abroad programs and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Moravian 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.

Safety
Grade
F
Unsafe
Moravian College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 1,300 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable: roughly $6,600 per year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Moravian 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.

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

Based on the college crime information, Moravian College appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Moravian College Location and Maps



Post Address: Moravian College, 1200 Main St, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18018-6650, USA
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