Manhattan College

Riverdale, New York

Manhattan College Overview

Student population

Address4513 Manhattan College Parkway
Riverdale, NY
School Websitewww.manhattan.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Large

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

Manhattan College is a mid-size private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Riverdale, New York that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is post-master's certificate. In the 2019 academic year, 7,882 students applied to Manhattan College. Of those students, 5,874 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Manhattan College was $39,300, in addition to fees of $3,308. 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 Manhattan College.

Manhattan College has a 74% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Manhattan College Requirements

Academic standards

Very High

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The Manhattan College acceptance rate is 75%. To put this into perspective, 5,874 of the 7,882 students who applied to Manhattan College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Manhattan College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Manhattan College had an SAT score between the range of 1,070 and 1,260. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Manhattan College was between 23 and 27 in the last academic year.

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

Manhattan College Cost

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Manhattan College, the tuition for in-state residents is $39,300. Combined with fees of $3,308, room and board costs of $16,220, other expenses of $2,100 and the $1,200 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students 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 $42,608 in tuition.

Students at Manhattan College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Manhattan College was $5,432 last year, with 32% of students being awarded federal aid.

Manhattan College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio13:1

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

Manhattan College has a good gender split, with 45% of undergraduates being female and 55% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are New York residents; in fact, 72% of all students reside in New York. However, 25% of students come from out-of-state and 3% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Manhattan College is 13:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Manhattan College Popular Majors and Programs

ENGINEERING
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
EDUCATION
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
SOCIAL SCIENCES
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
PSYCHOLOGY
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES

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