#1062 Overall Influence #1247 Desirability Rank

Muhlenberg College

Private liberal arts college in Allentown, Pennsylvania, USA, founded 1848

From Wikipedia

Muhlenberg College is a private liberal arts college in Allentown, Pennsylvania. Founded in 1848, Muhlenberg is affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and is named for Henry Melchior Muhlenberg, the German patriarch of the Lutheran Church in America.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

4,543

Acceptance

62%

Graduation Rate

81%

Median SAT Score

1245

Median ACT Score

28

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$53,865

Fees (in-state)

$735

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$14,567
30K - 48K$16,160
48K - 75K$24,785
75K - 110K$28,153
110K+$33,994

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$65,300

Employed

95%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

3K

Under-Grads

3K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

2400 Chew Street, Allentown PA 18104

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

28 per 100K

Violent Crime

5 per 100K

What is Muhlenberg 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

#582 World Rank
Literature
#1125 World Rank
Education
#523 World Rank
Religious Studies
#1103 World Rank
Medical
#682 World Rank
Communications
#865 World Rank
Mathematics
#1904 World Rank
Business
#991 World Rank
History
#1057 World Rank
Philosophy
#2023 World Rank
Biology
#1955 World Rank
Political Science
#1937 World Rank
Chemistry
#1853 World Rank
Physics
#1703 World Rank
Psychology
#2275 World Rank
Economics
#872 World Rank
Anthropology
#4312 World Rank
Computer Science
#1974 World Rank
Sociology

Other areas of influence

#1414 World Rank
Social Work
#1437 World Rank
Law
#2033 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#2503 World Rank
Engineering
#3641 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#5567 World Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are Muhlenberg College's Most influential alumni?

Muhlenberg College 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Religious Studies, Literature, and Communications

James M Gamrat

Researcher

Maria Mateyak

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0003-0859-1901

Kenneth C. Elam

Physician

Emily M Herstoff

Researcher

Arvids Ziedonis

College faculty, professor of comparative literature, emeritus, born:1931-03-08|died:2017-06-26|;

Eric Gressen

Researcher

Joshua Obuch

Researcher

Stephanie M Bywaters

Researcher

Carlene E. Stephens

Historian and curator

Edward R. Stevens

Physician

Julia H Lehman

Researcher

Michael I Sitvarin

Researcher