John Carroll University
University Heights, OH 44118-4581

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 3,523
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Students with disability 12%
Student to faculty ratio 14:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 1,917 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
No
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
No
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

83%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

John Carroll University is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 3,857 applications and 3,201 students were granted admission. John Carroll University is at the #81 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, 84% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 37% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT990 to 1200
ACT22 to 27
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, John Carroll University's tuition was $37,190 for all students regardless of residency (38.8% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$27,205
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$37,190
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
$37,190
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 99% of John Carroll University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 19% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,240 (which is 3.6% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at John Carroll University in 2016-2017, was 470, which is 62% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,926 (which is 0.5% above the national average.)

$4,240
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
$5,926
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,895
99%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, John Carroll University has enrolled a total of 3,523 students (3,181 students full-time and 342 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 3,523 students, 69 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 49% men and 51% women and 3,038 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 485 for graduates studies.

3,523
Total Enrollment
69
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 83%

Black/African American: 5%

Hispanic: 3%

Non-resident alien: 3%

Asian: 2%

Two or more races: 2%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at John Carroll 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 21% 102
Health Professions And Related Programs 18% 87 0
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 8% 38
Education 7% 33
Psychology 5% 23 0
Social Sciences 5% 22
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 4% 20
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs 3% 13
Philosophy And Religious Studies 3% 13
English Language And Literature/letters 2% 12

Graduation & Dropout Rates

76%
Graduation rate
national average: 55%

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 John Carroll University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

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Still enrolled
3%
Dropout rate
20%
Transfered out

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.

Earnings After College

$39,000
Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of John Carroll University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $39,000. Last year, out of the total 818 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 769 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,098 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,021 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $39,000 $51,700
Employment Rate 94% 93%
Total Graduates 818 1,098

Campus Location

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Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of John Carroll University.

Notre Dame College
1.3 mile away
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3.4 mile away
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21.3 mile away
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23.6 mile away
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