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Millersville University of Pennsylvania
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  • 4 Year
  • MILLERSVILLE, PA

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Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade B
  3. Diversity
    grade B+
  4. Campus
    grade B+
  5. Athletics
    grade B
  6. Party Scene
    grade B
  7. Professors
    grade B
  8. Location
    grade B+
  9. Dorms
    grade B+
  10. Campus Food
    grade B+
  11. Student Life
    grade B
  12. Safety
    grade B+

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Millersville is an above-average public university located in Millersville, Pennsylvania in the Lancaster Area. It is a mid-size institution with an enrollment of 5,499 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the Millersville acceptance rate is 79%. Popular majors include Business, Nursing Science, Education, and Practice, and Communications. Graduating 56% of students, Millersville alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $34,400.

About

1 S GEORGE ST
MILLERSVILLE, PA 17551
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (with football)
Athletic Conference
Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference

Millersville University of Pennsylvania Rankings

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MU Admissions

Acceptance Rate
79%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
980-1170
ACT Range
19-25
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No

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Cost

Net Price
$21,505 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$6,277 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
88%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
19:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
78%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 74 responses
63%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 104 responses
57%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 104 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
4
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
1
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
3
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    17%
  • On Campus
    76%
  • Online
    6%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
5,499 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,261
Undergrads Over 25
4%
Pell Grant
30%
Varsity Athletes
8%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 72 responses
  • Friendly and welcoming
    44%
  • Open-minded
    35%
  • Excited
    8%
  • Milenials
    4%
  • Outgoing
    4%
  • loser
    3%
  • Undiverse
    1%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
53%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 121 responses
Poll
65%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 137 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 91 responses
  • Decent, educational, while still having fun things
    44%
  • Decent and educational
    18%
  • Community centered, positive, amazing
    16%
  • Awesome
    12%
  • Lame
    3%
  • Home away from home
    2%
  • dull
    1%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$43,500 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
56%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
95%
National
83%
88%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 58 responses

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