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Facts, Figures & Rankings

Under the leadership of Bryon L. Grigsby 90, the University and Seminarys 16th president, 間眅埶AV is a member of The New American Colleges and Universities (), a national consortium of selective, small to mid-size independent colleges and universities dedicated to the purposeful integration of liberal education, professional studies, and civic engagement.泭

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Key Facts泭

Founded in 1742, 間眅埶AV is a private, inclusive institution located in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Students can choose from more than 70 undergraduate programs of study, and more than 65 advanced degrees and certifications. Each undergraduate student takes part in our Elevate experience and that includes global travel, guaranteed work experience, teamwork and leadership opportunities, unprecedented career support, plus an Apple MacBook Pro and iPad upon enrollment.泭

Founded 1742
Accreditation Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Colors Blue and Grey
Mascot Amos the Greyhound
Motto Via Lucis: The way of light

Is 間眅埶AV泭a private or public school?

間眅埶AV is a small private institution known for offering undergraduate and graduate degrees that blend a leadership focus, career development, and global experiences with liberal arts programs. 間眅埶AV is committed to making our private education affordable to as many students as possible. In fact, 100% of students receive some form of financial aid and we invest more than $45 million annually in merit and need-based grants and scholarships.

Where is 間眅埶AV located?

間眅埶AVs 100-acre campus is located in historic Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Set on the north side of the Lehigh River, the University is actually two campuses, famously linked by the 間眅埶AV Mile of Main Street that runs right through the historic downtown. The iconic 間眅埶AV star is engraved in our history and present everywhere you turn. 間眅埶AVs feel is entwined with that of Bethlehems, carrying both the resilience of its steel-town lore and the lightness of the window candles that glow each night in 間眅埶AV tradition.

Bethlehem pulses with concerts, restaurants, arts and all the local appeal of a college town. Yet it also sits in just the right spot for an easy drive to New York City, Washington, D.C., and Philadelphia.

Is 間眅埶AV a religious school?

間眅埶AV泭is not a religious institution.泭Open to students of every background and faith, we celebrate our historic roots in the 間眅埶AV Church and continue our founders' legacy of crossing borders and overcoming barriers. Students are not required to participate in any faith-based activities or academics, however, 間眅埶AV's Office of Spirituality and Inclusion provides泭opportunities for worship, discussion, fellowship, education, and personal growth.泭

offers graduate and continuing education programs that prepare students for vocations in ministry, chaplaincy, counseling, spiritual direction, and other settings.泭


Academics

間眅埶AV offers more than 70泭areas泭of study leading to five泭baccalaureate degreesbachelor of arts, bachelor of fine arts, bachelor of science, bachelor of music, and bachelor of science in nursing. Our most popular undergraduate areas of study include:泭

  • 捧喝娶莽勳紳眶泭
  • Biological Sciences
  • English
  • Education
  • Economics and Business
  • Music

間眅埶AV's泭Graduate and Continuing Studies offers more than 65 graduate and certificate programs泭in the areas of art, behavioral health, business, education, nursing, and rehabilitation sciences.


Reputation

Formerly known as 間眅埶AV College and routinely ranked as one of the finest schools in the nation, in 2021 we became 間眅埶AV, a momentous turning point that honors how we have grown and evolved since 1742.

Latest Rankings

Ranked by numerous national media outlets among the best schools in the country, 間眅埶AV offers a world-class and affordable education in a picturesque college town.泭

  • #39泭in Regional Universities North (tie),泭U.S. News &泭World Report
  • #29 in Best Value Schools,泭U.S. News & World Report
  • #39 in Best Colleges for Veterans (tie),泭U.S. News & World Report
  • #31 in Undergraduate Teaching (tie),泭U.S. News & World Report
  • #91 in Top Performers on Social Mobility (tie),泭U.S. News & World Report
  • The Best 389 Colleges: 2024 Edition, Princeton Review
  • #268泭in the 2023泭Best Bang for the Buck rankings: Northeast, Washington Monthly
  • #248泭in the 2023泭Masters University Rankings, Washington Monthly
  • Best Colleges in America 2023, MONEY Magazine
  • 2024 Best Colleges for Nursing (#14) in Pennsylvania, Niche
  • 2024 Best泭College Locations (#27) in Pennsylvania, Niche
  • Best U.S. Colleges, Wall Street Journal
  • 2022 Best Colleges in the U.S, Wall Street Journal
  • Top Colleges 2022, Forbes泭Americas Top Colleges List
  • Top Private Colleges 2022, Forbes泭Americas Top Colleges List
  • Top Colleges in the Northeast 2022, Forbes泭Americas Top Colleges List

間眅埶AV Community

Enrollment and Demographics

間眅埶AVs total enrollment for fall 2023 was 2,658, including both full- and part-time students in undergraduate and graduate programs. The student population represents 36 states and 13 countries.泭

Total Students Male Female
Undergraduate 2,006 724 1,282
Graduate 652 209 443
Total 2,658 933 1,725

For further details on race, ethnicity, pell status, and graduation rates, visit the Office of Institutional Research.泭

Faculty and Staff

間眅埶AVs average class size is 16 students, allowing for one-on-one mentoring and hands-on learning experiences.泭

Full-time faculty 152
Part-time faculty 214
Student-to-faculty ratio 10:1
Staff 372

Alumni

間眅埶AV has more than 20,000 alumni in 50 states and 29 countries. The Greyhound Pack is always ready to show its support with internships, networking events, career mentoring, and more.泭泭


Tuition and Financial Aid

During the 2021-2022 academic year, more than 99% of 間眅埶AV undergraduate students received some form of financial support, totaling more than $42 million, including assistance from institutional, federal, state, and private sources. Plus, 99.17% of the Class of 2022 graduates landed a job or started a graduate program within 10 months of graduationtalk about return on investment!泭


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