|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Religious affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Students with disability||7%|
|Student to faculty ratio||12:1|
|Dormitory capacity||4,315 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Villanova University is very selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 17,272 applications and only 7,514 students were granted admission. Villanova University is at the #42 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, 50% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 50% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1220 to 1420|
|ACT||30 to 32|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Villanova University's tuition was $48,610 for all students regardless of residency (81.4% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 65% of Villanova University'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 $4,388 (which is 0.3% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Villanova University in 2016-2017, was 781, which is 46% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,590 (which is 5.2% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Villanova University has enrolled a total of 10,842 students (7,758 students full-time and 3,084 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 10,842 students, 134 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 48% men and 52% women and 6,999 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 3,843 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 1,554 students for distance studies.
Race/ethnicity unknown: 6%
Black/African American: 6%
Non-resident alien: 3%
Two or more races: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Villanova 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|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||18%||946||532|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||13%||663||51|
|Legal Professions And Studies||11%||577||0|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||7%||392||0|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||3%||151|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||2%||81||0|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||1%||65|
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 Villanova University 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 Villanova University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $59,100. Last year, out of the total 1,591 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,511 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,776 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,669 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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