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#295 Overall Influence #89 Desirability Rank

Lehigh University

University in Pennsylvania

From Wikipedia

Lehigh University is a private research university in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. It was established in 1865 by businessman Asa Packer. Its undergraduate programs have been coeducational since the 1971–72 academic year. , the university had 5,047 undergraduate students and 1,802 graduate students.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

12,389

Acceptance

50%

Graduation Rate

88%

Median SAT Score

1365

Median ACT Score

31

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$54,790

Fees (in-state)

$470

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$14,080
30K - 48K$13,363
48K - 75K$19,924
75K - 110K$26,906
110K+$45,789

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$94,100

Employed

94%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

7K

Under-Grads

6K

Graduates

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

27 Memorial Drive West, Bethlehem PA 18015

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

5 per 100K

Violent Crime

0 per 100K

What is Lehigh University 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

#82 World Rank
Engineering
#107 World Rank
Business
#248 World Rank
Mathematics
#242 World Rank
Philosophy
#224 World Rank
Computer Science
#335 World Rank
Education
#274 World Rank
Physics
#463 World Rank
Biology
#298 World Rank
Chemistry
#512 World Rank
Medical
#421 World Rank
Political Science
#290 World Rank
Psychology
#390 World Rank
History
#335 World Rank
Communications
#696 World Rank
Literature
#384 World Rank
Economics
#222 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#300 World Rank
Sociology
#977 World Rank
Religious Studies
#473 World Rank
Anthropology

Other areas of influence

#496 World Rank
Law
#523 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1470 World Rank
Social Work
#2004 World Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are Lehigh University's Most influential alumni?

Lehigh University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Engineering, Business, and Earth Sciences

Anthony G. Collins

American academic administrator

John E. McGlade

American businessman

John H. Tilelli Jr.

United States Army general

Murray H. Goodman

Tom Bayer

Vanuatuan businessman who immigrated from the United States

Peter S. Eagleson

American hydrologist

Lewis B. Stillwell

Lewis B. Stillwell

American engineer

Fred Trump Jr.

American airplane pilot; elder brother of Donald Trump

Les Whitten

American writer

John Texter

American engineer

Robert L. Clifford

Associate Justice of the New Jersey Supreme Court

Edward N. Cahn

United States federal judge