|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Religious affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Students with disability||7%|
|Student to faculty ratio||11:1|
|Dormitory capacity||616 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Dominican University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 4,568 applications and 2,911 students were granted admission. Dominican University is at the #62 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, 99% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 2% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||910 to 1200|
|ACT||20 to 25|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Dominican University's tuition was $31,200 for all students regardless of residency (16.5% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Dominican University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 63% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,575 (which is 4% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Dominican University in 2016-2017, was 387, which is 80% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,366 (which is 9% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Dominican University has enrolled a total of 3,522 students (2,480 students full-time and 1,042 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 3,522 students, 166 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 29% men and 71% women and 2,306 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 1,216 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 227 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 8%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 8%
Non-resident alien: 3%
Two or more races: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Dominican 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|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||15%||174|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||9%||103||0|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||3%||32|
|Legal Professions And Studies||1%||16||0|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||1%||10|
|Visual And Performing Arts||1%||8|
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 Dominican 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 Dominican University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $34,300. Last year, out of the total 582 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 547 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 507 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 461 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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