|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Religious affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Students with disability||10%|
|Student to faculty ratio||13:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,192 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
DeSales University is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 2,861 applications and 2,181 students were granted admission. DeSales University is at the #74 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 19% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 82% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||940 to 1180|
|ACT||22 to 27|
In 2016-2017 academic year, DeSales University's tuition was $33,500 for all students regardless of residency (25% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 99% of DeSales University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 24% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,298 (which is 2.3% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at DeSales University in 2016-2017, was 309, which is 72% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,682 (which is 3.6% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, DeSales University has enrolled a total of 3,309 students (2,264 students full-time and 1,045 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 3,309 students, 78 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 39% men and 61% women and 2,388 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 921 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 500 students for distance studies.
Race/ethnicity unknown: 7%
Black/African American: 4%
Two or more races: 3%
Non-resident alien: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at DeSales University.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|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||55%||259||161|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||18%||86||6|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||7%||31||22|
|Theology And Religious Vocations||2%||9|
|Mathematics And Statistics||2%||8|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||2%||8|
|Visual And Performing Arts||1%||6|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||1%||6|
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 DeSales University 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 DeSales University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $38,800. Last year, out of the total 764 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 726 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 932 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 867 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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