No results found
Show all results
2016 Undergraduate Tuition
4.9% growth from 2015
After Financial Aid
2014 Student Loan
Default Rate
2016 Acceptance Rate
4,862 Applicants
2016 Enrolled Students
96.3% full-time
2016 Graduation Rate
502 Graduates

About the photo: Tannery, Moravian Historical Buildings, Bethlehem, PA


The median tuition at Muhlenberg College is $47,825, which is $15,615 more than the national median tuition of $32,210.

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $36,679.

In 2016, 87% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 50% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

Average Net Price

Other Student Expenses

Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

Student Loan Default Rate


Muhlenberg College received 4,862 undergraduate applications in 2016, which represents a 3.05% annual decline. Out of those 4,862 applicants, 2,346 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 48.3% acceptance rate.

There were 2,408 students enrolled at Muhlenberg College in 2016, and 54% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Muhlenberg College has an overall enrollment yield of 25.3%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

SAT Scores


Muhlenberg College has a total enrollment of 2,408 students. The full-time enrollment at Muhlenberg College is 2,318 students and the part-time enrollment is 90. This means that 96.3% of students enrolled at Muhlenberg College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Muhlenberg College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 75% White, 6.98% Hispanic or Latino, 3.49% Black or African American, 3.28% Asian, 1.45% Two or More Races, 0.04% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.04% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Muhlenberg College in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Female (44.1%), followed by White Male (29%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (3.74%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority N/A N/A (N/A), followed by N/A N/A (N/A) and N/A N/A (N/A).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

Retention Rate over Time

Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity


In 2016, 135 more women than men graduated from Muhlenberg College. The majority of students graduating from Muhlenberg College are White. These 539 graduates mean that there were 8.56 times more White graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, Unknown, with 63 graduates.

The most common Bachelor's Degree awarded at Muhlenberg College is General Business Administration & Management with 100 graduates, followed by General Drama & Theater Arts with 76 graduates and General Psychology with 58 graduates.

The most specialized major across all degree types at Muhlenberg College, meaning they have significantly more graduates than the national average across all institutions, is Visual & Performing Arts, with 141 graduates, followed by Philosophy and Religious Studies with 14 graduates and Biology with 86 graduates.


Common Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Common Industries by Major


Majors Awarded

Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Most Common Male Majors

Dataset: Source:

Most Common Female Majors

Dataset: Source:

Time to Complete


Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Race & Ethnicity by Share

Race & Ethnicity by Gender


Muhlenberg College has an endowment valued at nearly $256M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $2.87M (1.12%), compared to the 1.02% average return ($343,877 on $33.6M) across all Baccalaureate Colleges.

In 2015, Muhlenberg College had a total expenditure of $94M. Of that $94M, they spent $38.6M on salaries and $12.1M on benefits.

Muhlenberg College employs 58 Professors, 47 Associate professors, and 43 Assistant professors. Most academics at Muhlenberg College are Male Professors (40), Female Assistant professors (29), and Female Associate professors (24).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Muhlenberg College are: Service, with 74 employees, Management, with 60 employees, and Office and Administrative Support with 54 employees.



Government Grants and Contracts


Primary Expenses

Expenditure by Category

Salary Expenditure

Instructional Salaries

Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Keep Exploring

Austin College
Grove City College
Cedarville University
Skidmore College
Covenant College
No results found
Loading Comparison