Lehigh University
#311 Overall Influence#89 Desirability Rank

Lehigh University

University in Pennsylvania

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

15,622

Acceptance

22%

Graduation Rate

89%

Median SAT Score

1360

Median ACT Score

31

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$52,480

Fees (in-state)

$450

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$12,835
30K-48K$14,090
48K-75K$19,756
75K-110K$24,704
110K+$46,029

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

5K

Graduates

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

27 Memorial Drive West, Bethlehem PA 18015

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

5k per 100k

Violent Crime

0k per 100k

Influence Rankings by Discipline

How’s this school influential?

#104 World Rank #65 USA Rank
Engineering
#170 World Rank #67 USA Rank
Mathematics
#189 World Rank #66 USA Rank
Earth Sciences
#205 World Rank #149 USA Rank
Business
#218 World Rank #119 USA Rank
Psychology
#227 World Rank #87 USA Rank
Philosophy
#231 World Rank #84 USA Rank
Physics
#236 World Rank #113 USA Rank
Computer Science
#237 World Rank #111 USA Rank
Biology
#267 World Rank #96 USA Rank
Chemistry
#384 World Rank #209 USA Rank
History
#390 World Rank #203 USA Rank
Education
#409 World Rank #299 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#431 World Rank #218 USA Rank
Political Science
#472 World Rank #176 USA Rank
Economics
#494 World Rank #316 USA Rank
Communications
#670 World Rank #339 USA Rank
Law
#719 World Rank #314 USA Rank
Medical
#762 World Rank #457 USA Rank
Nursing
#1022 World Rank #407 USA Rank
Sociology
#1029 World Rank #596 USA Rank
Social Work
#1152 World Rank #571 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#1380 World Rank #556 USA Rank
Anthropology

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, Mathematics, and Earth Sciences. Lehigh University’s most academically influential people include Lee Iacocca, Robert Serber, and James E. Talmage.

Lee Iacocca
Lee Iacocca

American businessman

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Robert Serber
Robert Serber

American scientist

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James E. Talmage
James E. Talmage

American Mormon leader

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Michael Smerconish
Michael Smerconish

American journalist

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Roger Penske
Roger Penske

Racecar driver

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Herman Schneider
Herman Schneider

American academic

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Frank L. Douglas

American doctor

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Richard Harding Davis
Richard Harding Davis

Journalist, war correspondent, novelist, short story writer

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James D. Foley

American academic

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Edwin Kneedler
Edwin Kneedler

American lawyer

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Paul Torgersen

American academic and university president

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Martin Baron
Martin Baron

American journalist

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About This School

How does this school stack up?

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