Manor College

Tel: 2158852360
  • 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 (60% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the state community college average of 25:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
  • Manor College is one of 6 community colleges within Montgomery County, PA.
  • The nearest community college to Manor College is Orleans Technical Institute (4.8 miles away).

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School Overview

  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has grown by 36% over five years.
Manor College(PA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate of Arts CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty63 staff25 staff
Manor College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Manor College has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Manor College diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has grown by 49% over five years.
Total Enrollment858 students618 students
Manor College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:125:1
Manor College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students511 students372 students
Manor College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students347 students246 students
Manor College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Manor College Enrollment Breakdown PA All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
Manor College Dormitory Capacity (2014-2015)
% Asian
Manor College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Manor College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Manor College Black (2007-2016)
% White
Manor College White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
Manor College Hawaiian (2008-2009)
% Two or more races
Manor College More (2013-2016)
% Unknown races
Manor College Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.640.57
Manor College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Manor College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$41,600$34,800
Manor College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $16,429 is less than the state average of $16,683. The private state tuition has grown by 24% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$16,429$16,683
Manor College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
Tuition NotesBasic Tuition is $16
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid76%95%
Manor College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates$17,500$13,000
Manor College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$9,500$6,245
Manor College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate45%84%
Manor College Percent Admitted (2007-2016)
SAT Reading460460
Manor College SAT Reading (2007-2016)
SAT Math455465
Manor College SAT Math (2007-2016)
ACT Composite1619
Manor College ACT Composite (2011-2016)
ACT English1518
Manor College ACT English (2011-2012)
ACT Math1519
Manor College ACT Math (2011-2012)
ACT Writing97


Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Soccer, VolleyballBaseball, Basketball,
Soccer, Volleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.14 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Alpha Beta Gamma Honor Society, Campus Activities Board (CAB), Campus Ministry, Early Childhood Education Club (ECE Club), Justice Studies Association (JSA), Manor College Student Ambassadors, Multicultural Club, Passion for Fashion Club, Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society (PTK), Rotaract, Sports Management Association, Student American Dental Hygienists' Association (SADHA), Student Senate, The Vet Tech Clu
Source: 2016 (or 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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Montgomery County, PA community colleges have a diversity score of 0.36, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Montgomery County, PA is DeVry University-Pennsylvania. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.