School Overview

Messiah University is a Private, 4 years college located in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania. Messiah ranked 25th in Pennsylvania Colleges and 12nd in Federal Region III.
It has a total enrollment of 3,370 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. It is a Baccalaureate College - Diverse Fields school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree- professional practice. Messiah's acceptance rate is 77.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Messiah University is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
Contact Information
AddressOne University Avenue, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
Admission Information
Net Price
School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryBaccalaureate College - Diverse Fields
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree- professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Messiah University is 77.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 29.00%. The application fees are $50 for undergraduate programs and $30 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate77.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)29.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$50
Graduate Application Fees$30

Tuition & Fees

Messiah's 2022 tuition & fees is $38,370 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $13,050.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$38,370
Graduate Tuition & Fees$13,050
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 3,370 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 501 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Messiah has 2,614 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 756 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students3,370
Undergraduate Students2,614
Graduate Students756
Online Enrollment501

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs118 Programs
Number of online programs8 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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