Manor College

Tel: (215)885-2360
858 students
Public institution
As an institution of higher learning related to the Ukrainian Catholic Church of the Eastern tradition, Manor College is committed to the preservation of its spiritual and ethnic heritage. Manor College is sponsored and administered by the Sisters of Saint Basil the Great, whose heritage and tradition are the pursuit of truth and the building of a Christian Community. Manor reflects this heritage and tradition. The primary purpose of Manor College is to provide its students with an education that is based upon the Judeo-Christian tradition. Manor believes that the ideals and values of this tradition are an integral part of human existence and give purpose and meaning to education.
School Highlights:
Manor College serves 858 students (59.56% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the community college average of 24:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Manor College is one of 8 community colleges within Montgomery County, PA.
The nearest community college is Orleans Technical Institute (4.80 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 63 teachers has grown by 36% over five years.
College Manor College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 63 staff
61 staff
Manor College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 858 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 28% over five years.
Total Enrollment 858 students 1,296 students
Manor College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
Manor College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 511 students
810 students
Manor College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 347 students
1,036 students
Manor College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Manor College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Manor College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
Manor College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Manor College Black (2006-2013)
% White
Manor College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
Manor College More (2012-2013)
% Unknown races
Manor College Unknown (2006-2013)
Manor College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.43 0.53
Manor College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,250 is more than the state average of $5,650. The in-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,250 is more than the state average of $10,201. The out-state tuition has grown by 15% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,250 $5,694
Manor College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,250 $10,252
Manor College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Total Dormitory Capacity 82 252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 76%
Manor College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Percent Admitted 45%
Manor College Percent Admitted (2006-2013)
SAT Total Avg. 915
Manor College SAT Total (2006-2013)
SAT Reading 460
Manor College SAT Reading (2006-2013)
SAT Math 455
Manor College SAT Math (2006-2013)
ACT Composite Avg. 16
Manor College ACT Composite (2010-2013)


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, VolleyballBasketball, Soccer,
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • Manor College is a private, Catholic, co-ed college that was founded in 1947 by the Byzantine Ukrainian Sisters of Saint Basil the Great. In 1959, Manor College was chartered and incorporated in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. The College was approved by the State Council of Education Department of Instruction on June 17, 1964. The curricula at Manor are planned to embody the College's commitment to provide transfer and career-oriented programs of study which respond to the current changing needs of today's world. Through these programs, the student is prepared for transfer to a four-year college or university, while the career-oriented student, upon completion of a career program, is prepared for employment. The college offers Degrees and Certificates in Allied Health, Liberal Arts, Business Studies and Legal Studies. Manor supports the concept of life-long learning, and, through its day and evening continuing education curricula, is committed to serving the part-time student both in its degree and non-degree programs.

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Did You Know?
For Montgomery County, PA private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,229 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Montgomery County, PA community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.43, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Montgomery County, PA is DeVry University-Pennsylvania. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.