|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Religious affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Students with disability||9%|
|Student to faculty ratio||7:1|
|Dormitory capacity||2,041 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Catholic University of America is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 5,926 applications and 4,714 students were granted admission. Catholic University of America is at the #78 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
In 2016-2017 academic year, Catholic University of America's tuition was $41,800 for all students regardless of residency (56% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 95% of Catholic University of America's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 14% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,034 (which is 8.3% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Catholic University of America in 2016-2017, was 525, which is 58% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,825 (which is 1.2% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Catholic University of America has enrolled a total of 6,076 students (4,174 students full-time and 1,902 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 6,076 students, 69 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 46% men and 54% women and 3,241 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 2,835 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 553 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 9%
Non-resident alien: 8%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 7%
Two or more races: 5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Catholic University of America.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Legal Professions And Studies||27%||440|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||18%||288||9|
|Architecture And Related Services||14%||232|
|Theology And Religious Vocations||7%||106|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||2%||25|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||1%||24|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||1%||24|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Catholic University of America full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Catholic University of America graduates 6 years after enrollment is $46,400. Last year, out of the total 920 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 883 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 977 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 899 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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