|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Religious affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Students with disability||7%|
|Student to faculty ratio||14:1|
|Dormitory capacity||2,675 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
University of San Diego is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 14,413 applications and 7,406 students were granted admission. University of San Diego is at the #49 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, 62% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 55% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1100 to 1310|
|ACT||26 to 30|
In 2016-2017 academic year, University of San Diego's tuition was $45,540 for all students regardless of residency (70% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 81% of University of San Diego's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 13% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,193 (which is 4.7% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at University of San Diego in 2016-2017, was 409, which is 37% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,752 (which is 2.4% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, University of San Diego has enrolled a total of 8,508 students (7,014 students full-time and 1,494 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 8,508 students, 369 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 44% men and 56% women and 5,711 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 2,797 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 469 students for distance studies.
Non-resident alien: 9%
Two or more races: 5%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 4%
Black/African American: 4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at University of San Diego.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|
|Legal Professions And Studies||33%||1,131|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||13%||441||0|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||11%||378||0|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||1%||20|
|Visual And Performing Arts||0%||17|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||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 University of San Diego 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 University of San Diego graduates 6 years after enrollment is $48,300. Last year, out of the total 1,255 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,155 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,591 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,432 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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