|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||11%|
|Student to faculty ratio||16:1|
|Dormitory capacity||5,158 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Quinnipiac University is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 23,492 applications and 17,957 students were granted admission. Quinnipiac 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, 32% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 83% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||980 to 1190|
|ACT||22 to 27|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Quinnipiac University's tuition was $41,990 for all students regardless of residency (56.7% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 95% of Quinnipiac University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 15% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,210 (which is 4.3% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Quinnipiac University in 2016-2017, was 1,207, which is 63% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,565 (which is 5.6% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Quinnipiac University has enrolled a total of 9,900 students (8,229 students full-time and 1,671 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 9,900 students, 212 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 38% men and 62% women and 7,099 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 2,801 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 864 students for distance studies.
Race/ethnicity unknown: 6%
Black/African American: 5%
Two or more races: 2%
Non-resident alien: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Quinnipiac 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||42%||1,987||129|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||11%||535||0|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||7%||356|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||6%||304||0|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||2%||95|
|Legal Professions And Studies||2%||77|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||1%||63||0|
|Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences||0%||10|
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 Quinnipiac 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 Quinnipiac University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $47,900. Last year, out of the total 1,613 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,565 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,947 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,850 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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