Rosemont College
Rosemont, PA 19010-1699

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 1,038
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Students with disability 5%
Student to faculty ratio 10:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 438 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
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

69%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Rosemont College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 1,404 applications and 970 students were granted admission. Rosemont College is at the #67 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, 27% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 73% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT810 to 1010
ACT16 to 20
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Rosemont College's tuition was $18,500 for all students regardless of residency (30.9% cheaper 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.

$16,742
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$18,500
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
$18,500
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Rosemont College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 76% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $5,060 (which is 15% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Rosemont College in 2016-2017, was 128, which is 95% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $8,083 (which is 37.1% above the national average.)

$5,060
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
$8,083
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,895
100%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Rosemont College has enrolled a total of 1,038 students (671 students full-time and 367 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,038 students, 82 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 30% men and 70% women and 646 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 392 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 90 students for distance studies.

1,038
Total Enrollment
82
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 41%

Black/African American: 37%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 8%

Hispanic: 5%

Two or more races: 4%

Asian: 3%

Non-resident alien: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Rosemont 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 27% 97 23
Psychology 18% 63 0
Education 13% 47
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 7% 26
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs 6% 21
Health Professions And Related Programs 6% 20 6
English Language And Literature/letters 5% 17
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 5% 16 0
Social Sciences 1% 4
Philosophy And Religious Studies 1% 2

Graduation & Dropout Rates

48%
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 Rosemont College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

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Still enrolled
34%
Dropout rate
19%
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

$30,500
Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Rosemont College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $30,500. Last year, out of the total 137 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 137 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 222 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 222 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $30,500 $44,700
Employment Rate 100% 100%
Total Graduates 137 222

Campus Location

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