Millersville University is a public university located in Millersville, Pennsylvania in Lancaster County. The university was established as a teaching college in 1855 and is now considered as one of the 14 universities within Pennsylvania state system of higher education. The university aims towards all-round development of students and besides academic programs students are encouraged to participate in extracurricular activities such as intercollegiate (NCAA Division II) athletics.
According to The US news ranking, the university ranking is 94 in Regional Universities North.
|Type of University||Public, Coed|
|Number of campus||2 (The Ware Center, The Dixon University Center)|
|No. of colleges||6|
|No. of Residential Halls||6|
|Types of Programs Offered||Undergraduate, graduate, doctorate, online learning courses.|
|Average class size||26|
|Student to faculty ratio||19:1|
|Test scores accepted||SAT, ACT, TOEFL, IELTS|
|Minimum SAT score accepted||1097|
Millers University has 6 colleges that impart education in distinct fields of study. There are four traditional academic colleges, one graduate college and a college for the honors program.
The college offers a range of majors and interdisciplinary programs. These include arts, humanities, social science, business, education, science & technology, human services, etc.
The university offers more than 100 undergraduate programs and more than 50 master’s programs and certification courses in the field of arts and sciences, business, education and professional disciplines.
The university has a vast campus area of 250 acres. In order to accommodate the increasing number of students, the university has two campuses located in central Pennsylvania region in Lancaster and Harrisburg, PA.
The Ware Center is located in Lancaster where many undergraduates, graduate, and adult learning courses are taught.
The Dixon University Center is located in Harrisburg close to Susquehanna River. It acts as a satellite campus where a few academic and adult learning programs are taught. Nursing B.S.N. and M.S.N., and Corporate University courses are taught at the Dixon University Center.
The university offers on-campus and off-campus residence facilities. There are 6 on-campus residence halls where students can opt for single suites, double suites. The price range for each residential hall varies and is also dependent on suite type.
Millersville University provides admission to international students as freshmen, transfer students, or through exchange programs.
Application Portal: The applicants can apply through the common application form or through the Millersville International Student Application. The application fee is 50 USD.
|IELTS||6.0 overall band||6.5 overall band|
The cost of pursuing a program in Millersville university may cost an international student the following:
|Type of Expense||Undergraduate (30 Credits)||Graduate (18 Credits)|
|Tuition and fees||22,822 USD||20,124 USD|
|Living Expenses||14,106 USD||14,106 USD|
|Health Insurance||1,000 USD||1,000 USD|
|Books & Material||1,400 USD||1,400 USD|
|TOTAL||39,328 USD||36,630 USD|
All the out of state and international students are eligible for a reduction in tuition fees. This provision started in fall 2018 and has continued since then.
For Freshman: The tuition fee is reduced at a rate of 6000 USD per year. It is self-renewable every year provided the student remains enrolled in the regular semesters. All the students are eligible for a fee reduction.
For Transfer students: The tuition fee is reduced at a rate of 3700 USD per year. To be eligible for a fee reduction, transfer students are required to have a minimum of 12 transferable credits and 3.5 overall GPA. It is self-renewable every year provided the student remains enrolled in the regular semesters.
The students admitted to regular degree program are eligible for Millersville university housing scholarships. The students are required to maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 each semester.
The scholarship is provided by the Admissions Office to the freshman students with a good academic record.
Millersville University offers great scholarship opportunities for international applicants. This makes the university a great hub for international students on a budget.
|Average Cost of Attendance||$19,868 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||2 : 1|
|Exams||Avg. Score||Min. Score||Max. Score||% Submitted|
|SATCheck Detailed Score||1065||970||1160||93%|
|Evidence-Based Reading and Writing||540||490||590||-|
|Millersville University of Pennsylvania Enrollment||9502|
|Average Graduation Rate||53.6%|
The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees
|Undergraduate Programs||$19,868 / Year|
|Post Graduate Program||$23,910 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$1,000 / Year|
|On campus, Room & Board||$13,665 / Year|
|On Campus, Other Expenses||$2,344 / Year|
|Off Campus Accomodation|
|Off campus (not with family), Room & Board||$13,580 / Year|
|Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses||$2,604 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Room & Board||$2,956 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Other Expenses||$2,972 / Year|
|Middle States Commission on Higher Education|
|Program Wise Accreditations|
|Arts Programs||National Association of Schools of Art and Design|
|Music Programs||National Association of Schools of Music|
|Nursing Programs||Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
Rank (Out of Colleges)
#547 [Out of 650]
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary