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Manhattanville College Data & Information Overview

Get the facts about Manhattanville College. Learn how it ranks, what majors it offers, how diverse it is, and much more. Want to know more about a specific stat? Just click on its tile, and you'll go to a page that goes more in-depth on that subject. You can also use the links below to go directly to any section on this page.

How Well Is Manhattanville College Ranked?

2021 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Manhattanville College was awarded 12 badges in the 2021 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is business, management and marketing.

Overall Quality

College Factual ranked Manhattanville as #831 out of 1,715 colleges and universities in the country on its 2021 Best Colleges list.

Manhattanville also holds the #90 spot on the Best Colleges in New York ranking.

See all of the rankings for Manhattanville College.

Is It Hard to Get Into Manhattanville?

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate at Manhattanville College is 82%. That's higher than the rate at many schools, but still low enough to be considered somewhat selective. If you want to get in, you'll need good grades and to be able to show that Manhattanville is a good fit for you.

Learn more about Manhattanville College admissions.

Manhattanville College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at Manhattanville is an impressive 11 to 1. That's quite good when you compare it to the national average of 15 to 1. This is a good sign that students at the school will have more opportunities for one-on-one interactions with their professors.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Manhattanville College is 30%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  30 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Manhattanville College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate of 74% tells us that most first-year, full-time students like Manhattanville College enough to come back for another year. This is a fair bit higher than the national average of 68%. That's certainly something to check off in the good column about the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  74 out of 100

Graduation Rate

The on-time graduation rate for someone pursuing a bachelor's degree is typically four years. This rate at Manhattanville for first-time, full-time students is 51%, which is better than the national average of 33.3%.

On-Time Graduation Rate  51 out of 100

Find out more about the retention and graduation rates at Manhattanville College.

Good Overall Diversity at Manhattanville

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 1,725 undergraduates at Manhattanville with 1,633 being full-time and 92 being part-time.

Manhattanville Diversity Score

College Factual computes an overall diversity score for each college and university that takes gender, ethnicity, geographic location, and age into account. Schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest, and those that cater to just one or two student groups are ranked the lowest.

The overall diversity score for Manhattanville is 80.79 out of 100, meaning that is is more diverse than most schools in the country.

Overall Diversity Score  80.79 out of 100
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How Much Does Manhattanville College Cost?

The overall average net price of Manhattanville is $22,563. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Manhattanville

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$18,700 $19,337 $20,211 $27,371 $29,560

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Manhattanville, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Manhattanville, approximately 56% of students took out student loans averaging $7,759 a year. That adds up to $31,036 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Manhattanville is 4.4%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

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How Much Money Do Manhattanville Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Manhattanville make about $45,600 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. That's great news for Manhattanville students since it is 15% more than the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year.


See which majors at Manhattanville College make the most money.

Location of Manhattanville College

Manhattanville College is a private not-for-profit institution located in Purchase, New York. Purchase is considered a suburb and offers tranquility and safety near the excitement of a city center.

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Location of Manhattanville College

Contact details for Manhattanville are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 2900 Purchase St, Purchase, NY 10577
Phone: 914-694-2200

Manhattanville College Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 43 majors graduated from Manhattanville College. Of these students, 439 received undergraduate degrees and 289 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Business Administration & Management 63 $34,900
Communication & Media Studies 43 $31,000
General Psychology 35 $31,100
Finance & Financial Management 28 $55,300
Health & Physical Education 27 NA
Sociology 20 $33,800
General Biology 19 NA
Writing Studies 18 NA
Teacher Education Grade Specific 13 NA
Teacher Education Subject Specific 13 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Manhattanville College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Manhattanville

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2017-2018, 27 students took at least one online class at Manhattanville College. This is an increase from the 23 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 27 0
2016-2017 23 0
2015-2016 23 0
2014-2015 31 0
2013-2014 12 0

Learn more about online learning at Manhattanville College.


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