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 Multnomah University

Multnomah University - Portland, OR

8435 NE Glisan St, Portland, Oregon 97220

General information:(503)255-0332
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Type:4-Year,Private not-for-profit
Awards offered:Master's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Campus setting:City: Large
Campus housing:Yes
Student population:932(583 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty ratio:16 to 1
Admissions
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Financial Aid
Net Price Calculator
Special Learning Opportunities
Teacher certification
Distance learning opportunities
Study abroad
Student Services
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
Credit Accepted
Dual credit
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Carnegie Classification
Theological seminaries, Bible colleges, and other faith-related institutions
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Undergraduate students enrolled who are formally registered with office of disability services
3% or less
Estimated Expenses for Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

• Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.

Detailed Expenses 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 %change 2010-2011 to 2011-2012
Tuition and fees
In-state $14,520 $14,280 $20,240 -29%
Out-of-state $14,520 $14,280 $20,240 -29%
Books and supplies $1,000 $1,000 $1,000 0%
Living arrangement
On Campus
Room and board $6,150 $6,500 $6,800 -4%
Other $4,700 $4,700 $4,700 0%
Off Campus
Room and board $8,000 $8,000 $8,000 0%
Other $4,700 $4,700 $4,700 0%
Off Campus with Family
Other $4,700 $4,700 $4,700 0%
Total Expenses 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 %change 2010-2011 to 2011-2012
In-state
On Campus $26,370 $26,480 $32,740 -19%
Off Campus $28,220 $27,980 $33,940 -18%
Off Campus with Family $20,220 $19,980 $25,940 -24%
Out-of-state
On Campus $26,370 $26,480 $32,740 -19%
Off Campus $28,220 $27,980 $33,940 -18%
Off Campus with Family $20,220 $19,980 $25,940 -24%
Average graduate student tuition and fees for academic year 2012-2013
In-state tuition $19,990
In-state fees $250
Out-of-state tuition $19,990
Out-of-state fees $250
Alternative Tuition Plans
Type of Plan Offered
Tuition guarantee plan
Prepaid tuition plan
Tuition payment plan X
Other alternative tuition plan
Average graduate student tuition and fees for academic year 2012-2013
In-state tuition $12,750
In-state fee $100
Out-of-state tuition $12,750
Out-of-state fees $100
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2010-2011
Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

• Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.

Type of Aid Number receiving aid Percent receiving aid Total amount of aid received Average amount of aid received
Any student financial aid 64 75% --
Grant or scholarship aid 58 68% $329,234 $5,676
Federal grants 41 48% $155,780 $3,800
Pell grants 41 48% $151,280 $3,690
Other federal grants 6 7% $4,500 $750
State/local government grant or scholarships 0 0% $0 Not applicable
Institutional grants or scholarships 48 56% $173,454 $3,614
Student loan aid 64 75% $345,102 $5,392
Federal student loans 64 75% $321,626 $5,025
Other student loans 2 2% $23,476 $11,738
All Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Number receiving aid Percent receiving aid Total amount of aid received Average amount of aid received
Grant or scholarship aid1 534 84% $2,673,902 $5,007
Pell grants 345 54% $1,316,814 $3,817
Federal student loans 567 89% $3,297,572 $5,816

AVERAGE NET PRICE FOR FULL-TIME BEGINNING STUDENTS

Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded grant or scholarship aid from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.
2008-20092009-20102010-2011
Average net price Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded Title IV aid by income.
Average net price by Income 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011
$0 - $30,000 Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable
$30,001 - $48,000 Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable
$48,001 - $75,000 Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable
$75,001 - $110,000 Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable
$110,001 and more Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable

• Average net price is generated by subtracting the average amount of federal, state/local government, or institutional grant or scholarship aid from the total cost of attendance. Total cost of attendance is the sum of published tuition and required fees (lower of in-district or in-state), books and supplies, and the weighted average for room and board and other expenses.

• Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.

• Title IV aid to students includes grant aid, work study aid, and loan aid. These include: Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Academic Competitiveness Grant (ACG), National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent Grant (National SMART Grant), Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant, Federal Work-Study, Federal Perkins Loan, Subsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan, and Unsubsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan. For those Title IV recipients, net price is reported by income category and includes students who received federal aid even if none of that aid was provided in the form of grants. While Title IV status defines the cohort of student for which the data are reported, the definition of net price remains the same total cost of attendance minus grant aid.

NET PRICE CALCULATOR

• An institution's net price calculator allows current and prospective students, families, and other consumers to estimate the net price of attending that institution for a particular student.

Fall 2011
Total enrollment 932
Undergraduate enrollment 583
Undergraduate transfer-in enrollment 87
Graduate enrollment 349
UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT GENDER
UNDERGRADUATE RACE/ETHNICITY
GRADUATE ATTENDANCE STATUS

Undergraduate application fee (2012-2013):$40

Graduate application fee (2011-2012):$40

Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2012

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 135 69 66
Percent admitted 71% 70% 73%
Percent admitted who enrolled 70% 58% 38%
Admissions ConsiderationsRequiredRecommended
Secondary school GPA X
Secondary school rank X
Secondary school record X
Completion of college-preparatory program X
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) X
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language) X
Recommendations X
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

Test scores:Fall 2011(enrolled first-time students)

Students submitting scores Number Percent
SAT 52 80%
ACT 9 14%.
Test Scores 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile**
SAT Critical Reading 470 620
SAT Math 460 560
SAT Writing 450 570
ACT Composite 17 24
ACT English . .
ACT Math . .
First-to-Second Year Retention Rates

Retention rates measure the percentage of first-time students who are seeking bachelor's degrees who return to the institution to continue their studies the following fall.

Retention Rates for First-Time Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees

Percentage of Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2010 and Returned in Fall 2011

Overall Graduation Rate and Transfer-Out Rate

The overall graduation rate is also known as the "Student Right to Know" or IPEDS graduation rate. It tracks the progress of students who began their studies as full-time, first-time degree- or certificate-seeking students to see if they complete a degree or other award such as a certificate within 150% of "normal time" for completing the program in which they are enrolled.

Some institutions also report a transfer-out rate, which is the percentage of the full-time, first-time students who transferred to another institution.

Note that not all students at the institution are tracked for these rates. Students who have already attended another postsecondary institution, or who began their studies on a part-time basis, are not tracked for this rate. At this institution, 39 percent of entering students were counted as "full-time, first-time" in 2011.

2011-2012 VARSITY ATHLETES

NCCAA Division IIMenWomen
Basketball 16-
Volleyball -9

INSTITUTIONAL ACCREDITATION

AGENCYPERIODS OF ACCREDITATIONSTATUS
Association for Biblical Higher Education, Commission on Accreditation07/01/1953 Accredited
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities07/01/2005 Accredited
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities06/01/2001 - 07/01/2005Pre-Accredited

SPECIALIZED ACCREDITATION

AGENCY/PROGRAMPERIODS OF ACCREDITATIONSTATUS
Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools

Theology (THEOL) - Freestanding schools, as well as programs affiliated with larger institutions, offering graduate professional education for ministry and graduate study of theology

07/01/1996 Accredited

2011 CRIME STATISTICS

ARRESTS-ON-CAMPUS200920102011
Illegal weapons possession000
Drug law violations00 0
Liquor law violations000
Arrests - On-Campus Residence Halls 2009 2010 2011
Illegal weapons possession 000
Drug law violations 000
Liquor law violations 000
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus 2009 2010 2011
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 000
Negligent manslaughter 000
Sex offenses - Forcible 000
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 000
Robbery 000
Aggravated assault 000
Burglary 030
Motor vehicle theft 052
Arson 000
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus Residence Halls 2009 2010 2011
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 000
Negligent manslaughter 000
Sex offenses - Forcible 000
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 000
Robbery 000
Aggravated assault 000
Burglary 010
Motor vehicle theft 000
Arson 000
• (!) Residence Halls are a subset of On-Campus statistics
• The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here.
• These data do not include incidents that: (a) took place off campus on public property immediately adjacent to and accessible from the Campus; (b) took place on a noncampus building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) incidents at buildings/property owned or controlled by an institution but is not contiguous to the institution. For further information, see http://ope.ed.gov/security.

THREE-YEAR OFFICIAL COHORT DEFAULT RATES

FISCAL YEAR2009
Default Rate4%
Number in default9
Number in repayment223

• For further information on default rates please visit the Cohort Default Rate Home Page. This school's six-digit OPE ID is 00320600

Aid Programs

• Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL)

• Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan)

COMPLETIONS(NUMBER OF AWARDS CONFERRED)

Completions are the number of awards conferred by program and award level.

PROGRAMMaster's degree Bachelor's degree Postbaccalaureate certificate
Education Colleges
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels16--
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor2--
Category total18--
Psychology Colleges
Counseling Psychology0--
Category total0--
Theology and Religious Vocations Colleges
Bible/Biblical Studies155213
Divinity/Ministry23--
Lay Ministry-11-
Theology/Theological Studies2--
Category total4017613
Grand total585213