Lehigh University
#286 Overall Influence#89 Desirability Rank

Lehigh University

University in Pennsylvania

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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.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

12,389

Acceptance

50%

Graduation Rate

86%

Median SAT Score

1365

Median ACT Score

31

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$54,790

Fees (in-state)

$450

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

6K

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

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

#81 World Rank
Engineering
#108 World Rank
Business
#244 World Rank
Mathematics
#226 World Rank
Philosophy
#203 World Rank
Computer Science
#335 World Rank
Education
#412 World Rank
Biology
#257 World Rank
Physics
#291 World Rank
Chemistry
#269 World Rank
Psychology
#408 World Rank
Political Science
#538 World Rank
Medical
#372 World Rank
History
#329 World Rank
Communications
#703 World Rank
Literature
#368 World Rank
Economics
#224 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#325 World Rank
Sociology
#881 World Rank
Religious Studies
#479 World 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, Business, and Mathematics. Lehigh University’s most academically influential people include Alvan Macauley, Kim McQuilken, and Murray H. Goodman.

Alvan Macauley
Alvan Macauley

American businessman

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Kim McQuilken

American football player

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Murray H. Goodman

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Donald F. Parsons

American judge

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Len Roberts

American poet

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Malcolm Muir

United States federal judge

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John E. McGlade

American businessman

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Tom Bayer

Vanuatuan businessman who immigrated from the United States

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Lewis B. Stillwell
Lewis B. Stillwell

American engineer

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John Gosse

Canadian geologist

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Les Whitten

American writer

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William Bowie
William Bowie

American engineer

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