|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Religious affiliation||Churches of Christ|
|Student to faculty ratio||13:1|
|Dormitory capacity||338 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Rochester College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 783 applications and 447 students were granted admission. Rochester College is at the #55 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, 85% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 2% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||785 to 1135|
|ACT||18 to 24|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Rochester College's tuition was $20,500 for all students regardless of residency (23.5% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 82% of Rochester College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 34% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,247 (which is 3.5% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Rochester College in 2016-2017, was 99, which is 64% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,776 (which is 2% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Rochester College has enrolled a total of 1,174 students (793 students full-time and 381 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,174 students, 171 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 38% men and 62% women and 1,155 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 19 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 150 students for distance studies.
Race/ethnicity unknown: 22%
Black/African American: 14%
Non-resident alien: 6%
Two or more races: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Rochester 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||18%||106||0|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||10%||58|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||9%||52|
|Theology And Religious Vocations||6%||34||0|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||5%||28|
|English Language And Literature/letters||1%||4|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||0%||2|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies||0%||2|
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 Rochester 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 Rochester College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $27,900. Last year, out of the total 440 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 400 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 534 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 449 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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