C O L L E G E   P R O F I L E   -   O V E R V I E W
Moravian College
Bethlehem, PA
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 2,006
   Women 1,178 (58.7%)
   Men 828 (41.3%)
Graduate Students 442
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 80% of 2,512 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered No
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.47
SAT Math 503 average
450-560 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 503 average
450-560 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 23 average
21-25 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests   X    
Essay   X    
Extracurricular Activities   X    
Cost of Attendance $55,526
  Tuition and Fees $40,287
  Room and Board $12,090
Average Percent of Need Met 80%
Average Freshman Award $32,775
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 113
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 21% of classes
10-19 students: 40% of classes
20-29 students: 31% of classes
30-39 students: 5% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
Bethlehem Population 75,103
Nearest Metropolitan Area Philadelphia
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 80% of freshmen, 70% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division III
Mascot Greyhound
Sororities 16% of women participate
Fraternities 13% of men participate
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.9% Asian
5.2% Black/African-American
10.9% Hispanic/Latino
2.4% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
73.3% White
6.1% Unknown
International Students 6.4% from 19 countries
First-Year Students Returning 78.5%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 66.5%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months 78%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly 13.3%