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Menlo College: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

Menlo College

Website: http://www.menlo.edu
Address: 1000 El Camino Real , Atherton , California - 94027-4301
Phone: (800) 556-3656
GENERAL INFORMATION
Type
Four or more years Private not-for-profit
Awards offered Less then 1 year certificate, Associate's, Bachelor's
Campus setting
Large Suburb
Campus housing Yes
Carnegie classification
Special Focus Institutions--Schools of business and management
Athletics (football) NCAA, Northwest Conference
Religious affiliation Not applicable
Calendar system Semester
Remedial services Yes
Academic/career counseling service Yes
Employment services for students Yes
Placement services for completers Yes
On-campus daycare No
Distance learning No
ROTC Yes
Study abroad Yes
Weekend/evening college Yes
ADMISSIONS: INFORMATION
Application fee $40
STATISTICS
TOTAL
MEN
WOMEN
Applicants
1,015
669
346
Percent admitted
59%
58%
60%
Admitted applicants who enrolled
27%
29%
24%
TEST SCORES
P 25
P 75
SAT Critical reading
420
530
SAT Math
420
550
SAT Writing
420
520
ACT Composite
16
21
ACT English
15
20
ACT Math
16
21
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
Admissions test scores Required
COST
EXPENSES AMOUNT
In-state tuition $30,500
Out-of-state tuition $30,500
Books and supplies $1,566
On-campus room and board $11,000
On-campus other expenses $2,970
FINANCIAL AID
TYPE
AVG %
AVG AMOUNT
Financial aid
92%
-
Federal grant aid
20%
$4,705
State or local grant aid
12%
$6,207
Institutional grant aid
91%
-
Loan aid
48%
$6,471
STUDENT BODY
ENROLLMENT
TOTAL
% MEN
% WOMEN
Enrolled
666
58%
42%
Estimated undergraduates enrolled 665
Estimated graduates enrolled 0
Undergraduates 24 years old 84%
Undergraduates 25 - 65 years old 15%
GRADUATION RATE
Total 32%
Men 29%
Women 38%
Bachelor's degree - 4 years 30%
Bachelor's degree - 5 years 32%
Bachelor's degree - 6 years 32%

Tuition, Fees, and Estimated Student Expenses

Estimated expenses for academic year 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Tuition and fees $26,220 $27,950 $30,900 $32,120 3.9%
Books and supplies $1,212 $1,276 $1,566 $1,638 4.6%
Living arrangement          
On Campus          
Room and board $9,800 $9,980 $11,000 $11,330 3.0%
Other $2,764 $2,834 $2,970 $3,042 2.4%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
On Campus $39,996 $42,040 $46,436 $48,130 3.6%

Map & Directions

Map of Menlo College

Admissions

Undergraduate application fee (2009-2010): $40
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2009
  Total Male Female
Number of applicants 1,492 969 523
Percent admitted 52% 27% 98%
Percent admitted who enrolled 17% 32% 10%
Admissions Considerations Required Recommended
Secondary school GPA X  
Secondary school rank   X
Secondary school record X  
Completion of college-preparatory program X  
Recommendations X  
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) X  
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language) X  
Test Scores: Fall 2009 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scores Number Percent
SAT 105 79%
ACT 60 45%
Test Scores 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile**
NOTES:
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
SAT Critical Reading 420 540
SAT Math 430 560
SAT Writing 420 520
ACT Composite 17 23
ACT English 16 22
ACT Math 17 25

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities 2/28/1961 -   Accredited