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#1466 Overall Influence #713 Desirability Rank

Elizabethtown College

Private college in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania, U.S.

From Wikipedia

Elizabethtown College is a private college in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania.History Founding and early years Founded in 1899, Elizabethtown College is one of many higher learning institutions founded in the 19th century by churches or church members interested in the educational advancement of their denominational membership. The college was founded by interested members of the Church of the Brethren in response to an initiative by the Reverend Jacob G. Francis. Francis advocated for Elizabethtown because of the proximity to the railways . First classes for the new college were held on November 13, 1900, in the Heisey Building in downtown Elizabethtown. During its first two decades, the college operated as an academy, offering a limited curriculum centering on four-year teaching degrees and high school type classes.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

1,696

Acceptance

86%

Graduation Rate

72%

Median SAT Score

1185

Median ACT Score

24

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$32,960

Fees (in-state)

$0

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$19,191
30K - 48K$20,837
48K - 75K$22,453
75K - 110K$25,667
110K+$31,672

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$55,000

Employed

94%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

2K

Under-Grads

2K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

One Alpha Drive, Elizabethtown PA 17022-2298

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

12 per 100K

Violent Crime

1 per 100K

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

17 per 100K

Violent Crime

1 per 100K

What is Elizabethtown College known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#523 World Rank
Political Science
#939 World Rank
Business
#1193 World Rank
Education
#709 World Rank
Philosophy
#901 World Rank
History
#1826 World Rank
Medical
#2421 World Rank
Engineering
#1839 World Rank
Computer Science
#1285 World Rank
Communications
#2570 World Rank
Biology
#1642 World Rank
Religious Studies
#1338 World Rank
Economics
#1684 World Rank
Mathematics
#1274 World Rank
Psychology
#2400 World Rank
Literature
#832 World Rank
Sociology
#2100 World Rank
Chemistry
#962 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#2800 World Rank
Physics
#2348 World Rank
Nursing
#2447 World Rank
Social Work

Other areas of influence

#885 World Rank
Anthropology
#1412 World Rank
Law
#1536 World Rank
Earth Sciences

Influential People

Who are Elizabethtown College's Most influential alumni?

Elizabethtown College 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Political Science, Philosophy, and Sociology

Stacey Lehman

Researcher

Behzad Varamini

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0001-8076-6628

Steven Boyer

Researcher

Daniel J Mallinson

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0002-8094-6685

Katherine N. Cotter

Researcher

Angela M Mitchell

Researcher

Brian J. Frost

Chemist

George D Bachand

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0002-3169-9980

Bruce I. Smith

American politician

David Starr

David Starr

American professional wrestler

Mark S. McNaughton

American politician

Mike Tobash

American politician