|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||17:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,472 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Nova Southeastern University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 6,532 applications and 3,432 students were granted admission. Nova Southeastern University is at the #51 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, 57% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 63% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1000 to 1220|
|ACT||22 to 28|
Nova Southeastern University charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $0 and in-state students paid $0.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Nova Southeastern University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 33% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $5,167 (which is 17.4% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Nova Southeastern University in 2016-2017, was 286, which is 45% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,515 (which is 6.4% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Nova Southeastern University has enrolled a total of 21,625 students (13,575 students full-time and 8,050 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 21,625 students, 573 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 30% men and 70% women and 4,295 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 17,330 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 7,933 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 20%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 7%
Non-resident alien: 5%
Two or more races: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Nova Southeastern 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|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||32%||6,750||1870|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||17%||3,528||1036|
|Legal Professions And Studies||4%||932||0|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||4%||797||189|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||3%||673|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||2%||409||9|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||1%||147||0|
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 Nova Southeastern 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 Nova Southeastern University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $39,200. Last year, out of the total 2,340 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,083 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 2,508 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 2,157 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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