Neumann University

1 Neumann Dr, Aston, United States
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Overview of Neumann University

About this school

Neumann is a private, church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Founded in 1965, it became coed in 1980. Its 37-acre campus is located in Aston.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:2,085
    • Men:712 (34.1%)
    • Women:1,373 (65.9%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Neumann University is minimally difficult: most freshmen were not in the top 50% of their high school class and scored somewhat below 1010 on the SAT I or below 19 on the ACT; up to 95% of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is recommended

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
4
-
Mathematics
2
-
Science
2
3
Foreign Language
2
-
Social Studies
2
-
History
-
-
Academic Electives
4
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
August 15
SAT Only
Considered if submitted
August 15
ACT Only
Considered if submitted
August 15
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
Not used if submitted
August 15
SAT Subject Tests Only
Not used if submitted
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: No policy as of now ACT: No policy as of now

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
One Neumann Drive
City, State, Zip
Aston, PA  19014-1298
Phone
(610) 558-5616
Fax
-
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$35
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
By May 1 or within 2 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
December 1
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Recommended for all freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
1 required for some freshmen
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
96% of 1,505 applicants were admitted
Women
95% of 974 applicants were admitted
Men
98% of 531 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
532 (37%) of 1,449 admitted students enrolled
Women
306 (33%) of 930 admitted students enrolled
Men
226 (44%) of 519 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.10
375 And Above
13%
3.50 - 3.74
15%
3.25 - 3.49
14%
3.00 - 3.24
19%
2.50 - 2.99
24%
2.00 - 2.49
13%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
501 average |440-530 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
1%
• Score 600 - 700
6%
• Score 500 - 600
41%
• Score 400 - 500
43%
• Score 300 - 400
9%
• Score 200 - 300
0%
Sat Critical Reading
489 average |450-550 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
0%
• Score 600 - 700
10%
• Score 500 - 600
43%
• Score 400 - 500
40%
• Score 300 - 400
6%
• Score 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
18 average |15-20 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
0%
• Score 24 - 29
8%
• Score 18 - 23
45%
• Score 12 - 17
47%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $30,050 (65.28634744068827%)
  • Room & Board: - $12,520 (27.20083427478926%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,488 (3.2328148083775092%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $1,970 (4.280003476144955%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Neumann University accepts installment plan, deferred payment

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Not reported
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning March 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 003988
Free
State Aid Form
-

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
356 (94.9%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
323 (90.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
322 (99.7%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
191 (59.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
70%
Average Award
$23,372
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 200 (62.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $12,806
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 290 (90.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $10,639
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 317 (98.4%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
50 (13.3%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $10,588

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
1,486 (92.5%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
1,356 (91.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,355 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
884 (65.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
70%
Average Award
$16,953
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 873 (64.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,540
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,220 (90.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $11,077
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 1,285 (94.8%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
235 (14.6%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $9,017

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
88%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$39,694
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Not reported

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Not required

Foreign Language


Required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


96

Part-Time Faculty


145

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


32%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 17% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 45% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 26% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 7% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 1% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 2% of classes
  • Over 100 students: - 1% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
Over 100 students
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 20% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 57% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 23% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Not accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
312,065

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
275
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Neumann University provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


77.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


37.9%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


53.1%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


57.0%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (20)


  • Accounting
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Communication, General
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Organizational Behavior Studies
  • Physical Therapy/Therapist
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Radio, Television, and Digital Communication, Other
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Some online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Distance learning, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Health professions and related sciences, Business/marketing, Homeland security, law enforcement, firefighting, and protective services

Online Degrees


None

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Science

Master's Programs of Study (11)


  • Clinical Psychology
  • Education--General
  • Entertainment Management
  • Gerontological Nursing
  • Management Strategy and Policy
  • Nursing Education
  • Nursing--General
  • Organizational Management
  • Pastoral Ministry and Counseling
  • Special Education
  • Sports Management

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


16,203

Nearest Metropolitan Area


68 acres

Environment


Suburban environment

Campus Size


Philadelphia

Weather


Temperature
22.8 average low in January, 81.7 average high in September
Rain
117 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
19 mile(s) from campus in Philadelphia
Nearest Bus Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Aston
Nearest Train Station
19 mile(s) from campus in Philadelphia

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Coed housing, disabled student housing

Students of College Housing


35% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


65%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Knight
School Colors
Royal blue, gold, and white

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Field Hockey
Golf
Ice Hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Field Hockey
Golf
Ice Hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, soccer, softball, table tennis, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Neumann University offers choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, student nurses association, student activities board, boogie nights, knights for education, neumann media

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Army ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


1,462

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
2,085
Women
1,373
Men
712

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 1.2% Asian
  • 24.7% Black/African-American
  • 5.8% Hispanic/Latino
  • 2.4% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 53.9% White
  • 11.8% Unknown

International Students


1.1% from 9 countries

Average Age


24

Number of Graduate Students


630

Student Resources

Study resources