76%

Acceptance Rate

$29,827

Avg.Financial Aid

003262

FAFSA Code

About Elizabethtown College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

1,687

Website

www.etown.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

MSCHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Church of Brethren

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

One Alpha Drive

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 7173611000
Fax: 7173611427
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Rankings

To tackle the tough decision of choosing the right university, the ranking of a particular college helps the student in clearing their doubts regarding where they want to apply. Usually, the rankings of colleges/universities by Forbes and US News are considered trustworthy by applicants and experts. However, Elizabethtown College doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of these two publications. Generally, the ranking of a college is a great way to gauge its performance on several factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, student experience, and academic success.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

None

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

76%

SAT Range

1070 - 1290

ACT Range

21 - 28

Application Fee

N/A

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

The admission to Elizabethtown College is fairly easy and the students can make the most out of it. Elizabethtown College has 4 admission thresholds. Along with the admission form, the students have to deposit a non-refundable fee to complete the application process. As per the past trends, the SAT score of a student must lie in the range of 1080-1290 to improve her chances. The average ACT score at Elizabethtown College is 24. However, those getting an ACT score less than 21 might also be offered admission. As expected, the candidates can complete the process either online or by visiting the school's office at One Alpha Drive, Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania 17022-2298. To gather more information, they can call them at (717) 361-1000.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$28,188

Average Annual Cost

$46,940

Books And Supplies

$1,100

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$11,370

Budget For Other Expenses

$1,050

Total One Year Cost

$60,460

Before applying to EC, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $43,677. The average annual tuition cost ($32,000), books and supplies ($1,100), room and boarding ($11,710), and budget for other expenses ($1,050) are all included in this cost. If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

11:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

89%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

100%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

52%

Male Professors

48%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Health Professions and Related Clin...

47 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

40 Graduates

Engineering, General

33 Graduates

Biology, General

29 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

26 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

23 Graduates

Psychology, General

23 Graduates

Political Science and Government

19 Graduates

Sociology

16 Graduates

Applied Mathematics

13 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

13 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

12 Graduates

International Business

11 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

11 Graduates

Social Work

10 Graduates

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Prof...

9 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

8 Graduates

History

7 Graduates

Information Science/Studies

6 Graduates

Mathematics

6 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

6 Graduates

Chemistry

5 Graduates

Computer Engineering

5 Graduates

East Asian Languages, Literatures,...

5 Graduates

Music

5 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

4 Graduates

Biotechnology

4 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

4 Graduates

Social Sciences, General

4 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

3 Graduates

Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, an...

3 Graduates

Philosophy

3 Graduates

Economics

2 Graduates

Germanic Languages, Literatures, an...

2 Graduates

Industrial Engineering

2 Graduates

Physics

2 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,633

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

20%

Full-time

98%

Part-time

2%

Students Gender

Male

39%

US National: 44%

Female

61%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

87% White

0% Unknown

3% Black

3% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

2% Non Resident alien

3% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

30%

Out Of State

68%

In State

2%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$70,214 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 96% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

96%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$5,630/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,740/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,740/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Blue Jay

School Colors

blue and grey

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

230

Total Female Athletes

183

Intramural Sports

17

Sports Club

8

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Wrestling

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Field Hockey

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The college offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $11,710 per year. The college has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The number of female and male students at the college are 39% and 61%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$42,900/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$51,300/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$25,692

$27,000

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$267 - 280

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$29,827

Students Receiving Federal Grants

21%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,788

Students Receiving State Aid

29%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,268

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$27,873

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$37,578

$30K - $48K

$33,615

$48K - $75K

$34,436

$75K - $110K

$30,948

> $110K

$27,767

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$11,506,436

The financial aid department of Elizabethtown College helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average federal grant that comes from the college is around $5,494, whereas the financial aid is $29,732. The students at the college are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $3,515, while the institutional aid is $29,732. The total non-need-based scholarships/grants offered to students at Elizabethtown College add up to $11,506,436 per year.

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