Elizabethtown College

Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania

Overview

AddressOne Alpha Drive
School Websitewww.etown.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

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StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Elizabethtown College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 2,010 students applied to Elizabethtown College. Of those students, 1,522 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Elizabethtown College was $46,940. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Elizabethtown College.

Elizabethtown College has a 73% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Elizabethtown College acceptance rate is 76%. To put this into perspective, 1,522 of the 2,010 students who applied to Elizabethtown College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Elizabethtown College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Elizabethtown College had an SAT score between the range of 1,070 and 1,290. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Elizabethtown College was between 21 and 28 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Elizabethtown College as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Elizabethtown College, the tuition for in-state residents is $46,940. Combined with fees of $0, room and board costs of $11,370, other expenses of $1,050 and the $1,100 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $60,460.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $46,940 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Elizabethtown College to $60,460 for out-of-state students.

Students at Elizabethtown College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Elizabethtown College was $4,788 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 21%.

Elizabethtown College Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio11:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Elizabethtown College.

Elizabethtown College has a good gender split, with 61% of undergraduates being female and 39% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Pennsylvania residents; in fact, 69% of all students reside in Pennsylvania. However, 30% of students come from out-of-state and 2% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Elizabethtown College is 11:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Elizabethtown College to thrive in your studies.

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