Private 4 Year

Bryn Athyn College of the New Church

Bryn Athyn, Pennsylvania

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Bryn Athyn College of the New Church overview
Location Bryn Athyn, Pennsylvania
Online brynathyn.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large Suburban
Religious Affiliation Other (none of the above)
Bryn Athyn College of the New Church overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Bryn Athyn College of the New Church is a small liberal arts college located in Bryn Athyn, Pennsylvania, nestled in a suburban setting approximately 20 miles northeast of Philadelphia. Founded by the New Church, which is based on the teachings of Emanuel Swedenborg, the institution offers a curriculum that emphasizes spiritual growth and character development alongside academic rigor. The campus is distinguished by its Gothic architecture with the renowned Bryn Athyn Cathedral nearby. Bryn Athyn provides on-campus housing options to foster a close-knit learning environment. Academically, the college is known for its religious education program and also offers a variety of majors with an inclusive yet selective admissions process. While the college does provide an athletic program, it is not predominantly recognized for athletic prowess on a national level.

In the most recent statistical year 498 prospective students applied, and 451 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 75 enrolled in the school.  240 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 18 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2021/2022, excluding room and board, is $24,408 plus fees of $1,806.












Bryn Athyn College is rated within the top 43% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 6 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

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Admission Standards

Bryn Athyn College of the New Church overview
SAT 975/1293
ACT 27/28
GPA 2.87

Applications Accepted

Bryn Athyn College of the New Church overview
Applications Due Feb 1, 2024
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $0

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Annual Cost to Attend


Costs for Bryn Athyn College of the New Church
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$1,806
Room and Board $12,984
Budget for Other Expenses$2,571
Total One Year Cost$42,769

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Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate

30% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Bryn Athyn College of the New Church students
Subject Percent of Class
Liberal Arts and Humanities 38%
General Studies 19%
History 17%
Philosophy and Religious Studies 8%
Education 6%

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