|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Religious affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Students with disability||7%|
|Student to faculty ratio||12:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,035 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Loras College is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 1,269 applications and 1,172 students were granted admission. Loras College is at the #90 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, 97% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 2% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||938 to 1246|
|ACT||20 to 25|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Loras College's tuition was $30,065 for all students regardless of residency (12.2% 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 Loras College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 27% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,351 (which is 1.1% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Loras College in 2016-2017, was 279, which is 72% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,934 (which is 0.7% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Loras College has enrolled a total of 1,524 students (1,442 students full-time and 82 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,524 students, 72 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 52% men and 48% women and 1,463 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 61 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 10 students for distance studies.
Race/ethnicity unknown: 5%
Black/African American: 2%
Two or more races: 2%
Non-resident alien: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Loras College.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||30%||87|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||7%||20|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||4%||12|
|English Language And Literature/letters||3%||8|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||3%||8|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||2%||6|
|Theology And Religious Vocations||2%||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 Loras College 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 Loras College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $35,200. Last year, out of the total 564 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 564 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 741 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 697 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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