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Messiah College
Messiah College One College Ave Grantham, PA 17027 Phone: (717) 766-2511
  • General Information
    About Messiah College

    Messiah College is a Christian college of the liberal and applied arts and sciences. The College is committed to an embracing evangelical spirit rooted in the Anabaptist, Pietist and Wesleyan traditions of the Christian Church. Our mission is to educate men and women toward maturity of intellect, character and Christian faith in preparation for lives of service, leadership and reconciliation in church and society.


    Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.

    Institution Type
    • 4-year, Private not-for-profit
    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
    • On-campus day care for students' children
    Credit Accepted
    • Dual credit
    • The acceptance of credits for work experience or military experience are subject to review by the school and cannot be guaranteed.Advanced placement (AP) credits
    Religious Affiliation
    • Interdenominational
    Federal Aid
    • Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
    Degrees/Certificates offered
    • Bachelor's degree
    • Master's degree
    • Post-master's certificate
    Campus Setting
    • Suburb: Large
    Disability Services Student
    • 3% or Less
  • Admission
    Total Applicants 3,054
    Percent Admitted 68%
    Men Admitted 68%
    Women Admitted 69%
    Full Time Retention Rate 87%
  • Submitted ACT & SAT Scores

    •     25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score
      Critical Reading 520 630
      Math 510 640
    •     25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score
      Composite 22 27
      English 21 28
      Math 21 28
      Writing 22 28
  • Student Demographics
    Total Enrolled 2,861
    Native American 4.0
    Asian 50.0
    African American 53.0
    Hispanic 35.0
    Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 2,739
    Enrolled FullTime Graduates 59

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