McDaniel College

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Private liberal arts college in Westminster, Maryland, United States

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About McDaniel College

According to Wikipedia, McDaniel College is a private liberal arts college in Westminster, Maryland. Established in 1867, it was known as Western Maryland College until 2002 when it was renamed McDaniel College in honor of an alumnus who gave a lifetime of service to the college. The college also has a satellite campus, McDaniel College Budapest, in Budapest, Hungary. McDaniel College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. The college owns and manages a shopping center and residential properties through its for-profit arm.

McDaniel College Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate
4,207 81% 63%

How Much Does McDaniel College Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $7,365
30K - 48K $11,875
48K - 75K $15,682
75K - 110K $17,844
110K+ $23,848

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do McDaniel College Graduates Make?

If you graduate from McDaniel College, then you can expect to earn an average of $54,000 per year. You also have a 92% chance of being employed after 10 years.

McDaniel College's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
2,390 1,838 552

Where is McDaniel College?

McDaniel College is located at 2 College Hill, Westminster MD 21157

How Safe is McDaniel College?

Westminster has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is McDaniel College Known For?

McDaniel College is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

McDaniel College's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are McDaniel College's Most Influential Alumni?

McDaniel College's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Communications, Religious Studies, and History. Here are some of McDaniel College's most famous alumni:

Joni Eareckson Tada
An American artist.
F. Mason Sones
F. Mason Sones
An American physician.
William F. Goodling
A Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania .
Stephen Bainbridge
An American journalist.
Frank Bowe
An American activist.
Greg Street
An American video game designer.
Alan Rabinowitz
Alan Rabinowitz
An American zoologist.
Wendy Ruderman
An American journalist.
C. Dianne Martin
An American computer scientist.
Leon Stover
An American anthropologist.
Dick Edell
A Lacrosse coach.
Jesse Glass
Jesse Glass
An American writer.