76%

Acceptance Rate

$21,406

Avg.Financial Aid

003376

FAFSA Code

About Thiel College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

742

Website

www.thiel.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.

Evangelical Lutheran Church

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

Yes

A private, Evangelical Lutheran Church university, Thiel College is situated in Greenville, PA. Thiel College was founded in the year 1866. Keeping the pursuit of research, innovation, and excellence at the center, Thiel College has been imparting quality education to its students. The motto of the varsity is Lux Mundi, Verbum Dei and its official colors are blue and gold. Taking into account all the courses offered at Thiel College, the total enrolment stands at 729. The school has an academic staff of 72 who teach various courses to the students. There are around 47% of the students who are females and 53% are males at Thiel College. At TC, around 96% of the students are 24 and under. The college has produced several notable alumni including Mark Funkhouser, Jack M. Wilson, Mark Nordenberg, and Tom Regan in its 154 years of existence. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and therefore, encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Further, it boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. A total of 51 programs are currently offered by the varsity to the students. It includes both the residential as well as online programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by MSCHE (Middle States Commission on Higher Education).

Location & Contact

Address

75 College Ave

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 7245892000
Fax: 7245892850
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Rankings

The ranking of a particular college helps a student decide where to apply, which is always a tough decision. 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. Usually, the rankings by Forbes and US News are considered noteworthy by applicants and experts. Thiel College doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of these two publications.

Admissions

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

Rolling Admissions

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

76%

SAT Range

860 - 1100

ACT Range

15 - 20

Application Fee

FALSE$

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

The admission to Thiel College is fairly easy and the students can make the most out of it. Thiel College has 3 admission thresholds. The students are required to submit a fee along with the admission form, in order to be considered for admission at Thiel College. It is a non-refundable amount. If the SAT score of a student lies in the range of 890-1150, it would improve her chances. Notably, students securing ACT score less than 15 might also given admission but the average ACT score at Thiel College is 19. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 75 College Ave, Greenville, Pennsylvania 16125-2181, or call (724) 589-2000.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$24,031

Average Annual Cost

$29,870

Books And Supplies

$1,000

Other Fees

$1,830

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

$12,600

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,150

Total One Year Cost

$48,450

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to TC are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $49,061. This cost consists of the average annual tuition cost ($32,596), books and supplies ($1,000), room and boarding ($13,040), and budget for other expenses ($3,300). 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.

Bachelor'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.

58%

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

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

58%

Male Professors

42%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business Administration, Management...

55 Graduates

Psychology, General

28 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

22 Graduates

Sociology

22 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

19 Graduates

Biology, General

15 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

10 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

10 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

8 Graduates

Communication Disorders Sciences an...

7 Graduates

History

6 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

6 Graduates

Political Science and Government

5 Graduates

Business/Corporate Communications

4 Graduates

Chemistry

4 Graduates

Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, an...

4 Graduates

Management Sciences and Quantitativ...

4 Graduates

Neurobiology and Neurosciences

4 Graduates

Mathematics

3 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

3 Graduates

Computer Science

2 Graduates

Computer Software and Media Applica...

2 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

2 Graduates

International Business

2 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

2 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

1 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

1 Graduates

Physics

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

742

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

47%

Full-time

98%

Part-time

2%

Students Gender

Male

56%

US National: 44%

Female

44%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

70% White

3% Unknown

16% Black

3% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

0% Non Resident alien

5% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

42%

Out Of State

58%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$54,605 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 88% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

88%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$6,300/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $6,300/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$6,300/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Tomcats

School Colors

navy blue and old gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Presidents' Athletic Conference

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

11

Sports Club

5

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

The college additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $13,040 per year for living on campus. Thiel College has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at TC costs around $6,300 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 and 24-hr escort safety rides. The number of female and male students at the college are 53% and 47%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$31,900/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$37,600/year

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

$0$100,000

$27,000

$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.

$280 - 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.

98%

Average Aid Per Year

$21,406

Students Receiving Federal Grants

55%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,686

Students Receiving State Aid

49%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,457

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

98%

Average Aid Per Year

$17,033

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$25,578

$30K - $48K

$26,087

$48K - $75K

$22,249

$75K - $110K

$22,093

> $110K

$15,790

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$990,928

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at TC to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. At the college, the average federal grant comes to be around $4,475, whereas the financial aid is $17,486. The students at the college are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $3,016, while the institutional aid is $17,486. The total non-need-based scholarships/grants offered to students at Thiel College add up to $990,928 per year.

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