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Messiah College

Messiah College

One College Ave
Grantham, PA 17027
(717) 766-2511

Founded in 1909, Messiah College is a 4-year institution. Messiah is in the suburbs of Grantham, Pennsylvania. This school offers subjects including elementary education, liberal arts, and communications. Students are offered one certificate, 64 bachelors level degrees, and two masters level degrees by this school. In 2010, 2,932 students pursued degrees from the 66 programs at this liberal arts college. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education accredits this school. It is one of 43 liberal arts colleges in Pennsylvania.

Admission

3,071 students applied for admission to Messiah in 2010. MC admitted approximately 67% of applicants or 2,058 students. Just under two-thirds of the admitted students are women.

Admission

3,071 students applied for admission to Messiah in 2010. MC admitted approximately 67% of applicants or 2,058 students. Just under two-thirds of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 67%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 68%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 67%

Student Demographics

In 2010, this school had 2,932 students enrolled.

Student Demographics

In 2010, this school had 2,932 students enrolled.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 1114
  • Total Enrolled Female: 1818
  • Undergraduate Male: 1067
  • Undergraduate Female: 1741
  • Graduate Male: 48
  • Graduate Female: 76

Faculty Demographics

This liberal arts college has 287 teachers. Around 60% of faculty are full-time and 39% of faculty are part-time. Just under half of the faculty are female.

Faculty Demographics

This liberal arts college has 287 teachers. Around 60% of faculty are full-time and 39% of faculty are part-time. Just under half of the faculty are female.

  • Male: 154
  • Female: 133
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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