Marywood provides a variety of educational opportunities for students to aid them in their growth and development. The school is located in Scranton, Pennsylvania and operated as a private institution. The school maintains a Roman Catholic affiliation, which is evident in the role it plays in program curriculums and daily life at the school. Approximately 3,500 students enroll at Marywood per year.
A list of some of the more popular programs offered are:
- Public Administration And Social Services
- Health And Clinical Professions
The admissions process begins with the submission of an application, student records, and standardized test scores, which are then reviewed by the admissions staff. Students may provide either the ACT or SAT scores to be considered for admissions at this school. A score between 1410 to 1690 on the SAT, or 20 to 26 for the ACT is usually submitted among admitted students. 70% of those students that apply are admitted to Marywood University, of which 30% choose to enroll. More information on admissions can be found here.
The cost of undergraduate tuition is approximately $31,000 annually. Tuition prices may change for a variety of reasons, and as such students should visit the school's net price calculator to identify their costs. Students at Marywood University may be eligible for aid which is typically loans, grants, scholarships and work study programs.
Athletic programs are available at Marywood through the NCAA, allowing students to participate in intercollegiate athletics. Athletic programs available may include but not limited to:
- Baseball (NCAA Division III)
- Basketball (NCAA Division III)
- Field Hockey (NCAA Division III)
For a complete list of academic programs offered, enrollment information, admissions information, and more, please take a look at the school's website at http://www.marywood.edu/.
Admission Requirements & Details
The admissions information below may give an overview of the candidates Marywood University accepts. The details may include admissions application requirements and recommendations, as well as any college credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Dual Credits
- Life Experience Credits
- AP Course Credits
Total enrollment at Marywood University is around 3,000 students, with undergraduate students making up about 64% of the total student population and graduate students making up the rest.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition is estimated to range between $31,000-$37,000 for both in-state and out-of-state students
- For part-time students, charges are between $630-$760 per unit
Financial Aid Details
The table listed below helps break down the types of financial aid students receive and the percent receiving aid, as well as the average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||99%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||99%||$20,917|
|Receiving Student Loans||78%||$9,140|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help support students, Marywood University may provide services to students like:
- Online course work available
- Remedial courses
- Counseling assistance
- Employing students to lower education costs
- Day care for children
The overall graduation rate of Marywood University is around 65%.
|Number of Year to Graduate||Percent of Entering Class|
|Students Graduating in 4 Years||54%|
|Graduating in 5 Years||11%|
|Graduating in 6 Years||1%|
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
- Art and Design Program
- Clinical Psychology (Psy.D.) Program
- Dietetics Program
- Coordinated Dietetics Program
- Music Program
- Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) Program
- Nursing (MSN, DSN) Program
- Speech-Language Pathology Program
- Elementary and Secondary School Teacher Education Program
Marywood University is a Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), with many of the sports belonging to the NCAA Division III (without football) classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:
- Baseball (364)
- Basketball (364)
- Field Hockey
- Swimming and Diving
- Track and Field, X-Country
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Marywood University by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Business and Marketing Studies
Communications and Journalism
Computer and Information Sciences
English Language and Literature
Foreign Languages and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources and Conservation
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Public Administration and Social Services
Recreation and Fitness Studies
Security and Protective Services
Transportation and Materials Moving
Visual and Performing Arts
Other 4-Year Private Colleges
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- Pennsylvania State University - Penn State Worthington Scranton in Dunmore, PA (1 miles away)
- East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania in East Stroudsburg, PA (38 miles away)
- Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania in Bloomsburg, PA (52 miles away)
- Kutztown University of Pennsylvania in Kutztown, PA (64 miles away)
- SUNY College at Oneonta in Oneonta, NY (77 miles away)
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Information displayed on this page has been obtained from Institution, State, and Federal data sources, including the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Survey 2010-2016. Information should be solely used for informational purposes only and may not be accurate for the current year. Contact Marywood University for official up-to-date information.