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Muskingum University
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  • 4 Year
  • NEW CONCORD, OH

COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

Muskingum University has had in-person classes since August of 2020. We have adapted our facilities and programs to ensure a healthy learning and living environment, while preserving the connections, activities and relationships that make this such a special place. The well-being of our students and employees remains our top priority. Learn More

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 A minus
  8. Location
    grade B minus
  9. Dorms
    grade B minus
  10. Campus Food
    grade B
  11. Student Life
    grade B+
  12. Safety
    grade B+

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Muskingum is an above-average private, Christian university located in New Concord, Ohio. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,365 undergraduate students. The Muskingum acceptance rate is 81%. Popular majors include Psychology, Business, and Nursing. Graduating 53% of students, Muskingum alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $31,900.

About

10 COLLEGE DRIVE, PO BOX 1837
NEW CONCORD, OH 43762
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
Ohio Athletic Conference

Muskingum University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Muskingum Admissions

Acceptance Rate
81%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
890-1120
ACT Range
18-23
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$19,743 / 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
$21,378 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
96%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
11:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
93%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 14 responses
67%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 21 responses
62%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 21 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    1%
  • On Campus
    88%
  • Online
    11%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,365 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
238
Undergrads Over 25
3%
Pell Grant
43%
Varsity Athletes
30%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 15 responses
  • Hardworking
    53%
  • Outgoing
    20%
  • Socially inept
    13%
  • Stressed
    7%
  • We hate this place
    7%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
77%
Poll
46%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big. 26 responses
Poll
68%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 34 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 14 responses
  • Community
    29%
  • Home away from home
    29%
  • Comfortable but challenging
    21%
  • Deceptive
    7%
  • Memorable
    7%
  • Outstanding
    7%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$39,600 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
53%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
95%
National
83%
78%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 9 responses

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