Moravian College

Bethlehem, PA

Moravian College, founded in 1742, is a private liberal arts college. Its 85-acre campus is located in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, in the Lehigh Valley.

Tuition & Fees

$47,367

$47,367

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
3%
600-699
31%
500-599
54%
400-499
12%
700-800
2%
600-699
25%
500-599
59%
400-499
14%
700-800
1%
600-699
9%
500-599
40%
400-499
39%
300-399
10%
200-299
1%
30-36
6%
24-29
41%
18-23
48%
12-17
5%
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undergraduateRatios

39%

male

61%

female

1

teacher

11

students

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Moderately Selective

75%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,599
Declined + 528
Total Received 2,127
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Private (nonprofit)

2,073

undergraduate students

522

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Nursing
  2. Management
  3. Psychology
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Codes

SAT 2418
ACT 3634

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Fun Facts

  • Tracing its roots to the first boarding school for girls in the original 13 colonies, Moravian College was founded in 1742—by a 16-year-old girl, no less. Her name? Countess Benigna von Zinzendorf.

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School Facts

Moravian College, founded in 1742, is a private liberal arts college. Its 85-acre campus is located in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, in the Lehigh Valley.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 2,595
Established in 1742
Coeducational Coeducational College, Became Coeducational College
Religious affiliation Moravian
Accredited by •  ACBSP (Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs)
•  ATS (Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada)
•  CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education)
•  MSCHE (Middle States Commission on Higher Education)
•  NASM (National Association of Schools of Music)

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Bethlehem, PA

85‐acre campus in Bethlehem (population: 75,707), 60 miles from Philadelphia. Served by air and bus. School operates buses connecting North and South campuses. Public transportation serves campus.

Moravian College
1200 Main Street
Bethlehem, PA 18018

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
58%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
68%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

Greek Life

 
4 fraternities 13% of male students
 
5 sororities 17% of female students
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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
15%
Top 1/4
51%
Top 1/2
83%
Bottom 1/2
17%
Bottom 1/4
4%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
3%
600-699
31%
500-599
54%
400-499
12%
700-800
2%
600-699
25%
500-599
59%
400-499
14%
700-800
1%
600-699
9%
500-599
40%
400-499
39%
300-399
10%
200-299
1%
30-36
6%
24-29
41%
18-23
48%
12-17
5%

Admissions Facts

Application fee
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline March 1
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Recommended

Moderately Selective

75%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,599
Declined + 528
Total Received 2,127

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Character/ personal qualities
Extracurricular activities
Secondary school record

Important

Class rank
Essay
Particular talent/ability
Recommendations
Volunteer Work

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Interview
Standardized test scores
Work Experience

Not Considered

Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency

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Admissions Contact

Scott Dams
Vice President of Enrollment
P: 800 441-3191
F: 610 625-7930
admission@moravian.edu

Financial Aid

73%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$31,338

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $45,321
Room $8,154
Board $6,317
Additional fees $2,046
Books & supplies $1,200
Total $63,038
Average Financial Aid - $31,338
Total with Avg. Aid $31,700

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $2,755,921
State $2,235,068
Institutional $34,309,712
Other external $979,514
Total $40,280,215

Non-need-based

Federal
State
Institutional $8,409,407
Other external $398,084
Total $8,807,491
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Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Office

P: 610 861-1330
F: 610 861-1346
finaid@moravian.edu

Financial Aid Officer

Dennis Levy
Director of Financial Aid
levyd@moravian.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cross-country
field hockey
football
golf
lacrosse
soccer
softball
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Club Sports - Men's

equestrian sports, ice hockey, rugby

Club Sports - Women's

cheerleading, dodgeball, equestrian sports, ice hockey

Intramural/Recreational Sports

badminton, basketball, dodgeball, flag football, soccer (indoor/outdoor), volleyball

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Athletic Directors

Mary Beth Spirk (men's)
Director Of Athletics & Recreations
email

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Landmark Conference, Centennial Conference
Mascot
Greyhound
School colors
blue and grey

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Art
Athletic Training
Biochemistry
Biology
Business Administration
Chaplaincy
Chemistry
Clinical Counseling
Computer Science
Curriculum/Instruction
Divinity
Economics
Engineering
English Literature/Language
Environmental Policy/Economics
Environmental Science
French
General Science
Geology
German
German Studies
Health Administration
Historical Studies
History
Human Resource Management
International Management
Management
Mathematics
Music
Neuroscience
Nursing
Occupational Therapy
Organization Management
Pastoral Counseling
Philosophy
Physics
Political Science
Predictive Analytics
Psychology
Public Health
Religion
Sociology
Spanish
Special Education
Speech Language Pathology
Teaching
Theological Studies
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Most Popular Majors

  1. Nursing
  2. Management
  3. Psychology

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Self-designed majors

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Engineering
  • Health Professions
  • Other

Pre-professional Programs

  • Other
  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-theology
  • Pre-veterinary science

2,595

total students

75%

in-state

25%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

80%

2,073
students

Female
61%
1,265

Male
39%
808

20%

522
students

Female
74%
385

Male
26%
137

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

92%

1,916
students

Female
61%
1,153

Male
39%
763

8%

157
students

Female
72%
112

Male
28%
45

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Student Break-down

5%
Nonresident aliens
3%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
11%
Hispanic/Latino
68%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
5%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

58%

Transfer applicants accepted

56%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 3.00
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Required of All
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Essay or personal statement Required of All

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

80

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

48

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

Not Reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Reader services
  • Special transportation
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 19
Countries most often represented China
India
Italy
Jordan
Saudi Arabia
South Africa
Special services offered for international applicants International student center
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Dr. Manuel A. González
Executive Director of International Enrollment
610 861-1644
gonzalezm02@moravian.edu

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