Thiel College Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Greenville, PA, Thiel College is one of the best universities in the state of Pennsylvania. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Thiel College in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is Thiel College.

75 College Avenue Greenville, PA 16125
Phone: (800) 248-4435
Email: [email protected]
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Rankings: Thiel College

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.0
Graduation and retention ranking: 219
Average freshman retention rate: 61.8%
6-year graduation rate: 36.0%
Predicted graduation rate: 42%
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): -6
Faculty resources ranking: 201
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 66.3%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 0.3%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 16:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 77.8%
Student selectivity ranking: 216
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 820-1055
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 19%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 40%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 71.2%
Financial resources rank: 171
Alumni giving rank: 89
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 29.6%

Thiel College History

Essential Facts: Thiel College

  • Thiel offers Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees in more than 60 majors, minors and areas of study.
  • It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 734, its setting is rural, and the campus size is 135 acres. Thiel College’s ranking in the 2020 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Colleges North, #29.
  • At the Lutheran Church Pittsburgh Synod convention in Greensburg in 1869, it was decided that Thiel Hall would become a college and serve western Pennsylvania.

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 81%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 15%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 18%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 85%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 66%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? No
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA III
Men’s scholarship sports: N/A
Women’s scholarship sports: N/A
Student activities: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, literary magazine, musical theater, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, symphony orchestra, television station, yearbook