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Muskingum University Overview

Muskingum University is a private not-for-profit institution located in New Concord, Ohio. New Concord is a great place for students who enjoy small town life.

What Is Muskingum University Known For?

0 Undergraduate Awards
$27,909 Avg Cost After Aid
86% Acceptance Rate
  • The 1% student loan default rate at Muskingum is better than the national rate of 10.1%. That's a good sign that you may be able to pay off student loans easier than your peers at other schools can.
  • The master's degree is the highest award offered at Muskingum.
  • For the <nil> academic year, 100% of the faculty were full-time.
  • A student who earns a bachelor's degree from Muskingum makes roughly $47,396 a year. This is 16% more than their peers from other colleges and universities.

Where Is Muskingum University?


Contact details for Muskingum are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 10 College Drive, New Concord, OH 43762-1837
Phone: 740-826-8211

How Do I Get Into Muskingum?

You can apply to Muskingum online at:

Admission Requirements for Muskingum

Submission Required?
High School GPA Required
High School Rank Neither required nor recommended
High School Transcript Required
College Prep Program Required
Recommendations Considered but not required
SAT or ACT Scores Recommended
TOEFL Required

How Hard Is It To Get Into Muskingum?

86% Acceptance Rate
49% Of Accepted Are Women
With an acceptance rate of 86%, Muskingum is fairly easy to get into, but you must be sure to submit the required materials.

Approximately 51% of accepted students are men and 49% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 81%, and the acceptance rate for women is 91%.

Can I Afford Muskingum University?

$27,909 Net Price
97% Take Out Loans
0.6% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of Muskingum is $27,909. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Muskingum, approximately 97% of students took out student loans averaging $7,219 a year. That adds up to $28,876 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Muskingum is 0.6%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

Muskingum University Undergraduate Student Diversity

1,348 Full-Time Undergraduates
51% Women
15% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 1,580 undergraduate students at Muskingum, with 1,348 being full-time and 232 being part-time.


There are also 591 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 1,348 full-time undergraduates at Muskingum, 49% are male and 51% are female.


Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Muskingum University students is as follows.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 13
Black or African American 93
Hispanic or Latino 37
White 1,088
International Students 35
Other Races/Ethnicities 82

Geographic Diversity

Ohio students aren't the only ones who study at Muskingum University. At this time, 9 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 6 countries are represented at Muskingum. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, Japan, and Nigeria.

Online Learning at Muskingum University

618 Took All Classes Online
760 Took At Least One Class Online
7.8% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2020-2021, 760 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Muskingum has changed over the last few years.


This school is the 33rd most popular in Ohio for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2020-2021.

Online Growth Rankings of Muskingum

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Muskingum University was 7.8%. This is the #1,467 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Muskingum regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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