Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook
Wynnewood, PA 19096


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 225
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Student to faculty ratio 7:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 246 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates


Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 17 applications and 17 students were granted admission. Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook is at the #98 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
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Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook's tuition was $19,420 for all students regardless of residency (27.5% 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.

Average Net Price
National Average = $22,127
In State Tuition
National Average = $26,792
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $26,792
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 35% of Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 17% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $3,913 (which is 11.1% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook in 2016-2017, was 8, which is 35% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $3,094 (which is 47.5% below the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,400
Federal Loan
National Average = $5,895
Financial aid
National Average = 92%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook has enrolled a total of 225 students (149 students full-time and 76 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 225 students, 4 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 90% men and 10% women and 80 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 145 for graduates studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 72%

Hispanic: 10%

Black/African American: 5%

Asian: 4%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 4%

Non-resident alien: 4%

Two or more races: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%


Listed below are the 2 largest majors offered at Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook.

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
Theology And Religious Vocations 78% 110
Philosophy And Religious Studies 14% 20

Graduation & Dropout Rates

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 Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

Still enrolled
Dropout rate
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.

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook.

Haverford College
2.8 mile away
Bryn Mawr College
4.1 mile away
Drexel University
4.3 mile away