Seton Hill University
Greensburg, PA 15601

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 2,404
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Students with disability 8%
Student to faculty ratio 12:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 780 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
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

61%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Seton Hill University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 2,195 applications and 1,336 students were granted admission. Seton Hill University is at the #59 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.

Application Fee

$35
Undergrad students
$35
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Seton Hill University's tuition was $32,520 for all students regardless of residency (21.4% more expensive 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.

$23,228
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$32,520
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
$32,520
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Seton Hill University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 29% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,231 (which is 3.8% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Seton Hill University in 2016-2017, was 312, which is 80% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,864 (which is 0.5% below the national average.)

$4,231
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
$5,864
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, Seton Hill University has enrolled a total of 2,404 students (1,725 students full-time and 679 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 2,404 students, 90 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 35% men and 65% women and 2,055 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 349 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 53 students for distance studies.

2,404
Total Enrollment
90
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 82%

Black/African American: 6%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 3%

Hispanic: 3%

Two or more races: 3%

Non-resident alien: 2%

Asian: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Seton Hill 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 37% 85
English Language And Literature/letters 13% 31
Education 10% 24 22
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 10% 22
Physical Sciences 4% 10
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 3% 8 0
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 3% 6
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 2% 4
Psychology 2% 4
Philosophy And Religious Studies 1% 2

Graduation & Dropout Rates

56%
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 Seton Hill University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

1%
Still enrolled
8%
Dropout rate
35%
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

$32,700
Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Seton Hill University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $32,700. Last year, out of the total 589 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 589 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 604 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 562 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $32,700 $39,400
Employment Rate 100% 93%
Total Graduates 589 604

Campus Location

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8.1 mile away
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8.1 mile away
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21.7 mile away
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23.3 mile away
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