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Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies

Quick Stats
Acceptance Rate
Admissions Selectivity
Admissions Yield
Gender Distribution
Average Salary after Graduating
Average Salary a Few Years after Graduating
Tuition + Fees
Undergrad Focus
Undergrad Retention Rate
Undergrad Size
Graduation Rate
Category
Overview
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Acceptance Rate

92.9%

Acceptance Rate by Gender

Percent of Applicants

Average Salary in 10 Years

$55,000
Note: 10 years after enrolling at Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies

Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies is located in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania. It is a small private not-for-profit school part of the Elizabethtown College system and offers both undergraduate and graduate programs. It has 336 undergraduate students enrolled and admission is selective with an acceptance rate of 92.9%.

Popular majors include Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Social Sciences, Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, and Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs. 0% of students graduate and go on to earn an average starting salary of $44,800.

About
🗺 One Alpha Drive
Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania 17022
🌐 www.etowndegrees.com/
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Admissions
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Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies has around 14 applicants.

Of the students admitted, 69% decide to enroll at Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies. This is the admissions yield. A higher admisssions yield means students want to attend the school. A lower one means that they decided to attend another school.

Out of the 14 applicants 21% are men and 79% are women. This means that for every 100 male applicants, there are 367 women, or for every 100 female applicants, there are 27 men.

Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies's acceptance rate is 92.9%. The acceptance rate for men is 100.0% and the acceptance rate for women is 90.9%.

Applicants
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Who applies to Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies?

Number of Applicants

14

Number of Applicants per Spot

2
per spot

Male Applicants

21%

Female Applicants

79%
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Getting into Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies

Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies Acceptance Rate

92.9%

Getting in

Less Selective

Male Acceptance Rate

100.0%

Female Acceptance Rate

90.9%
School Popularity
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Do Students Want to Go to Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies?

Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies Admissions Yield

69%
of accepted students choose to go to Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies

Male Admissions Yield

67%

Female Admissions Yield

70%
Application
Admission Test Scores Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA Neither required nor recommended
High School Rank Neither required nor recommended
High School Record Required
Complete High School Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Required
College Requirements
Career & Salary
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How much money will you make after graduating from Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies?

Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies students, on average, make $55,000 10-years after they start school (this is approximately 6 years after graduation).

Their salary grows by around 5% in the several years after graduation.

Average Earnings of Students from Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Data is for the number of years after you start at Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.

How much will your income increase each year?

5.3%
in early to mid-career Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Based on average salary 6 years and 10 years after starting school at Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies.

Median Earnings of Students from Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, U.S. Dept of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies.

Male Students: Average Earnings from Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies.

Female Students: Average Earnings from Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies.

Range of Salary Outcomes 10 Years After Starting at Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies

Annual Salary (Years after Starting School) by Percentile
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies.
Return on Education
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What's the return on the cost of your education?

Is it worth your money to attend Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies? There are many ways to estimate the financial return on your education.

We use the 10-year average earnings (the 10 years start when you enroll, so if you attend a 4-year college, this would be approximately 6 years after you graduate) and the all in one year cost of attending the school. The all in cost is the sum of tuition, fees, and on-campus housing.

By comparing the two, you can get a sense if what the average graduate in early to mid career makes at least covers your cost of attending one year of school.

A higher number is better.

Tuition vs. Earnings

Annual Costs and Earnings
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Housing costs are for on-campus housing.
Teaching
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Student-Faculty Ratio

8
students per faculty
Graduate School
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Can you go to grad school at Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies?

Yes
Highest degree: Master's degree
Students
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Undergraduate Focus

79%

Undergrads

336

Total Students

425
undergrads and grad students

Part-Time Students

100%

Students over 25

98%
Student Diversity
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Who will be your classmates?

Women

63%
of undergraduates

Men

37%
of undergraduates

Are there more men or more women?

More Women

Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies has more female students than male students.

This means that for every 100 women, there are 59 men. Or that for every 100 men, there are 170 women.

Undergraduate Student Diversity at Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies

Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Student Age

Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Where are Students from?

Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
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What do students at Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies study?

Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies Popular Majors

Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

The most popular majors at Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies are:

  1. Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
  2. Public Administration and Social Service Professions
  3. Social Sciences
  4. Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
  5. Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Approximately 100% of students choose to study one of these majors.
Student Satisfaction
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Will you be happy at Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies?

Undergrad Part-Time Student Retention Rate

56%

Student retention rate is an indicator of student satisfaction. Retention rate is the percentage of students who continue to study at the college the following year.

Higher retention rates mean students tend to stay at the college, while lower retention rates students are unsatisfied and leave.

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Undergraduate Transfers

44
13% of undergraduates

Transfer In Rate

Medium-Low

Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies has around 44 students who transfer into the school each year. This is somewhat low at approximately 13% of total undergraduates.

Higher transfer in rates mean that students see Elizabethtown College School of Continuing and Professional Studies as better than the college they were previously enrolled in. Higher rates also mean that there will be more new faces on campus.

Living in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania
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City Violent Crime Rate per 100,000

249
in 2017
Source: FBI

City Rape Rate per 100,000

103
in 2017
Source: FBI
Politics in Pennsylvania
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Presidential Election Results of 2016

Republican

Politically, Pennsylvania tends to be About even. In the 2016 Presidential election, 48% of the state voted for the Democratic party, 48% voted for the Republican party, and 2% voted for neither.