Eastern Mennonite University School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Harrisonburg, VA

$38,230

Avg tuition

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About Eastern Mennonite University

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: Christian, Mennonite Church  While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Eastern Mennonite University is a small private university located on an urban campus in Harrisonburg, Virginia. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,358, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 65%. The university offers 41 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 58%, and a student-faculty ratio of 10:1. Tuition and fees for students are $38,230.

Admissions Breakdown

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

65% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Test scores Required

High school rank Not required or recommended

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Recommended

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Recommended

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 980-1220

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 19-26

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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1k

Students Enrolled

24%

Online Student Enrollment

10:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Online
On-campus
Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Demographics

White

70%

Black

8%

Hispanic

7%

Unknown

5%

Two or more races

4%

Non-U.S. Citizen

4%

Asian

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

65%

Socio-economic diversity

30% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

3

Total Online Enrollment

323

Student Location Breakout

24% 76%

Percent of Programs Online

96% On-campus

4% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates Not offered

Associate Not offered

Bachelor's 2% online

Graduate Certificate Not offered

Master's 8% online

Doctorate 100% online

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

32%

State Grant Aid

59%

Institution Grant Aid

99%

Pell Grant

30%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $6,701
State Grant Aid $3,154
Institution Grant Aid $21,466
Pell Grant Aid $4,339

Financial Outlook

$38k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$24k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.