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Marywood University – Tuition & Success Analysis

Scranton, PA

Marywood University – Snapshot


Four-Year Private University

Undergraduate Enrollment: 1,831

Average annual cost of attendance: $22,061

(National Median: $15,523)

Median student debt for loan recipients: $27,000

Campus Setting: Small City

Religious Affiliation: Roman Catholic

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Marywood University Tuition based on Family Income


For a family income of $0 to $30,000 the average cost is $18,257

For a family income of $30,001 to $48,000 the average cost is $17,306

For a family income of $48,001 to $75,000  the average cost is $19,452

For a family income of $75,001 to $110,000  the average cost is $23,105

For a family income above $110,000 the average cost is $26,603


The “average cost” shown here is a NET cost and reflects the tuition cost after financial aid is taken into account, as reported by Marywood University. This average is based on the students who receive grant or scholarship aid. In-state tuition is used for public schools.

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Marywood University Graduate Success


Graduation rate: 68%

(National Median: 49%)

Students returning after first year: 83%

(National Median: 68%)

Median annual earnings (10 years after first attending): $39,600

(National Median: $33,028. The salary data measures salaries of students who received federal student aid. The Salary data does not break down earnings or graduation rates by major, or by state—an important consideration, since salaries can vary widely depending on geographical region. )

Percentage earning above a high school graduate (6 years after first enrolled): 63%

Marywood University Admissions

Marywood University Acceptance Rate: 68%


Half of the recent accepted students had test scores in the range of:

SAT Math: 480 to 560

SAT Critical Reading: 460 to 560

SAT Writing: 450 to 550

ACT English: N/A to N/A

ACT Math: N/A to N/A

ACT Writing: N/A to N/A

Twenty-five percent of students accepted to Marywood University actually performed better than the range reported above.  Another twenty-five percent had scores below the reported range.

Marywood University Student Debt


Percentage of students awarded Pell Grants: 33%

Percentage of students receiving federal student loans: 73%

Typical student debt: $27,000

Typical monthly loan payment: $287

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Majors at Marywood University


These are the most popular areas of study offered at Marywood University:

  • Architecture and Related Services – 5%
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences – 7%
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services – 11%
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs – 4%
  • Education – 8%
  • English Language and Literature/Letters – 2%
  • Health Professions and Related Programs – 26%
  • History – 2%
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services – 3%
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies – 3%
  • Natural Resources and Conservation – 1%
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies – 2%
  • Philosophy and Religious Studies – 1%
  • Psychology – 9%
  • Public Administration and Social Service Professions – 2%
  • Transportation and Materials Moving – 1%
  • Visual and Performing Arts – 11%

For more information about the various majors at Marywood University, visit their website.

Marywood University Diversity


Overall Composition at Marywood University

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend Marywood University full time:  94%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend Marywood University part time:  6%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who are twenty-five years old, or older at Marywood University:  11%

Racial Diversity Composition

American Indian/Alaska Native: 0%

Asian: 2%

Black: 3%

Hispanic: 6%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 2%

Two or more races: 2%

Unknown: 7%

White: 79%

Marywood University Success Ratios

TUN ratios to help compare schools


Earnings to Debt Ratio: 1.5

The median earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the median federal debt of borrowers who graduated. TUN found an average of 2.5 based on data of 3,210 schools.

Earnings to Tuition Ratio: 1.8

The median earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the average annual cost of attendance that financial aid recipients incurred.  TUN found an average of 3.0 based on data of 3,337 schools.

Monthly Liquidity Ratio: 11.5

The median monthly gross earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the median monthly debt payment that borrowers who graduated experience with a 10-year repayment schedule. TUN found an average of 19.3 based on data of 3,210 schools.