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Messiah College

Grantham, PA
University Website: www.messiah.edu
Apply Online: www.messiah.edu/admissions/application/
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Messiah College is a private Christian college of the liberal arts and applied arts and sciences located in Grantham, Pennsylvania, near the capital city of Harrisburg. Messiah's mission is to "educate men and women toward maturity of intellect, character, and Christian faith in preparation for lives of service, leadership, and reconciliation in church and society."

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $27,536.00 avg tuition

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

Apply online Admissions:
www.messiah.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:
www.messiah.edu/admissions/financ..

Areas of Study:

  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Theology And Religious Vocations
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Messiah College

Statistics:
Applied 3,162
Admitted 2,032 64%
Enrolled total 694
Full Time: 694
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 520 630
SAT Math 520 640
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 500 620
ACT Composite 22 29
ACT English 22 29
ACT Math 22 28
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 83%
4-year graduation rate 72%
6-year graduation rate 78%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Messiah College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $27,536.00 $27,536.00 $27,536.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $820.00 $820.00 $820.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $1,147.00 $1,147.00 $1,147.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $9,648.00 $9,648.00 $9,648.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $25.00 $25.00 $25.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $536.00 $536.00 $536.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $8,420.00 $0.00 $0.00
Other Expenses $2,040.00 $0.00 $0.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $30.00
Graduate Application Fee $30.00
Books and Supplies $1,170.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 100%
Percent receiving grant aid 100%
Avg amount of grant aid $14,110.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 69%
Avg amount of student loan aid $7,433.00

Messiah College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biochemistry X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
Molecular Biology X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X
Business Administration and Management, General X
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other X
Business/Managerial Economics X
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies X
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General X
International Business/Trade/Commerce X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Journalism X
Radio and Television X
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Science X
Information Science/Studies X
EDUCATION
Art Teacher Education X
Biology Teacher Education X
Chemistry Teacher Education X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
Elementary Education and Teaching X
English/Language Arts Teacher Education X
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education X
French Language Teacher Education X
German Language Teacher Education X
Mathematics Teacher Education X
Music Teacher Education X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X
Social Studies Teacher Education X
Spanish Language Teacher Education X
ENGINEERING
Engineering, General X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Family and Community Services X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
French Language and Literature X
German Language and Literature X
Spanish Language and Literature X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Athletic Training/Trainer X
Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist X
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
HISTORY
History, General X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Humanities/Humanistic Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Biopsychology X
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Science X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Kinesiology and Exercise Science X
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies X
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
Physics, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Social Work X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Economics, General X
Political Science and Government, General X
Sociology X
THEOLOGY AND RELIGIOUS VOCATIONS
Bible/Biblical Studies X
Religious Education X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art History, Criticism and Conservation X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Fine and Studio Arts Management X
Fine/Studio Arts, General X
Music Performance, General X
Music, General X
Music, Other X

Scholarships for Students in Pennsylvania

Name Amount Deadline
Marion Maccarrell Scott Scholarship Varies January 31, 2017
MassGrant Varies May 01, 2017

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