Maharishi University of Management School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Fairfield, IA

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Affordability is calculated by subtracting average financial aid from total tuition and fees.

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$16,530

Avg tuition

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About Maharishi University of Management

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A 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.

Military Friendly: YesMilitary-friendly schools are Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges, offer the Yellow Ribbon Program, and have a dedicated point of contact to support veterans, military service members, and their families. Explore our college guide for service members and veterans to learn more.

Maharishi University of Management is a small private university located on a rural campus in Fairfield, Iowa. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,861, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 81%. The university offers 17 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 67%, and a student-faculty ratio of 11:1. Tuition and fees for students are $16,530.

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

81% 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 Not required or recommended

High school rank Not required or recommended

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Not required or recommended

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Required

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

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

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2k

Students Enrolled

54%

Online Student Enrollment

11:1

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.

Demographics

Non-U.S. Citizen

52%

White

17%

Unknown

17%

Black

7%

Hispanic

3%

Asian

3%

Two or more races

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

Information not available

Female student population

38%

Socio-economic diversity

78% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

9

Total Online Enrollment

999

Student Location Breakout

54% 46%

Percent of Programs Online

74% On-campus

26% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates 50% online

Associate Not offered

Bachelor's 24% online

Graduate Certificate 33% online

Master's 33% online

Doctorate Not offered

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

78%

State Grant Aid

Information not available

Institution Grant Aid

94%

Pell Grant

78%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $6,620
State Grant Aid Information not available
Institution Grant Aid $9,938
Pell Grant Aid $4,029

Financial Outlook

$23k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$25k

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.