Manor College

Manor College

Manor College was founded by the Byzantine Ukrainian Sisters of Saint Basil the Great in 1947. This private, coeducational, Catholic College is located in Jenkintown, Pennsylvania.

Manor College offers associate's degrees in arts and science. Courses are available in subjects like pre-science, pre-medicine, pre-nursing, veterinary sciences and technology, early childhood education, psychology, accounting, business administration, and paralegal studies. Certificate programs in various fields are also available. The academic divisions of the college are:

  • Allied Health, Science and Mathematics Division
  • Business and Legal Studies Division
  • Liberal Arts Division

Manor College's athletics department sponsors both men's and women's teams in basketball and soccer. Nicknamed the Blue Jays, the teams compete in the National Junior College Athletic Association, the Eastern Pennsylvania Collegiate Conference, and the Pennsylvania Collegiate Athletic Association.

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Contacting Manor

Manor College
700 Fox Chase Rd
Jenkintown , PA 19046-3399
General Phone: (215) 885-2360

Manor Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology46dental assistant, dental hygienist, veterinary assistant
Medicine43health professions
Business and Management19business management, accounting, human resources management, international business, marketing, business and related services
Law15legal assistant
Liberal Arts12liberal arts and sciences
Education and Teaching11elementary school teaching, teacher education
Computer Science and Engineering7computer applications programming
Therapy and Counseling4psychology
Media2media studies
Religion and Philosophy2religious education

Number of programs and degrees for Manor in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree15518
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years62

Manor Student Body

In 2007-2008, Manor had a total enrollment of 982 students (644 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 31%
Women 69%
Full-Time 85%
Part-Time 15%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
Unknown 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 13%
18-19 26%
20-21 15%
22-24 10%
25-29 10%
30-34 6%
35-39 6%
40-49 8%
50-64 4%

Manor Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 69 %
Part-Time 76 %

Manor Room and Board (2007)

Manor offers campus housing for 82 of its 644 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Jenkintown, Pennsylvania for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Pennsylvania Colleges).

The school offers students a meal plan with 15 meals per week.

Manor Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Standardized Test Scores:

Test25th Percentile75th Percetile
SAT Verbal390480
SAT Math350470

Application Requirements:

Class Rankrequired
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programrecommended
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)required
Percent of Applicants Submitting SAT86%
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Manor Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 12,106
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 12,106
Room and board $ 5,772
Room charge $ 2,309
Board (meal plan) charge $ 3,463
Books and supplies $ 1,008
Other expenses $ 3,694

Financial Aid:
Manor participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 329400)

Manor Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track519

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Associate professorcalendar year1*0*
Instructorcalendar year0*2*
All faculty totalcalendar year1*2*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year1*5$47,836
Associate professoracademic year3$40,5678$40,145
Assistant professoracademic year0*3$34,226
Instructoracademic year0*1*
All faculty totalacademic year4$40,72617$40,879

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Manor Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General
Business, Management, Marketing & Related Support Services, Other
Human Resources Management and Services, Other
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Programming, Specific Applications

Education And Teaching
Elementary Education and Teaching
Teacher Education/Profess Development, Levels & Methods, Other

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Liberal Arts
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Communication and Media Studies, Other

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician/Veterinary Assistant

Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other

Religion And Philosophy
Religious Education

Therapy And Counseling
Psychology, General

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What Sets Manor Apart:

Dorm rooms per full-time student
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 11%Manor Dorm rooms per full-time student
% of degrees in medicine
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Top 11%Manor % of degrees in medicine
Number of degree programs
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Top 12%Manor Number of degree programs
Number of students
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Top 15%Manor Number of students
% of freshmen enrolled part-time
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Top 16%Manor % of freshmen enrolled part-time
% of degrees in law
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Top 18%Manor % of degrees in law
Selectivity (based on % of applicants accepted)
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Top 18%Manor Selectivity (based on % of applicants accepted)
Female % of student body
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 19%Manor Female % of student body

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