Ave Maria University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Ave Maria University is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 980 students enrolled. This college was originated in 2003 and is the only institution located in Ave Maria, Florida.

Ave Maria University is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
12
At Ave Maria University you can get your bachelor's degree, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

Ave Maria University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 12 majors. The most popular concentrations are Theology and Religion, English and Literature, Economics, Biology, and Political Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
72%
The student retention rate at Ave Maria University is fair at 72% (close to Florida average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Ave Maria University is below average: 52%.

Student to faculty ratio at Ave Maria University is pretty decent: 15:1. Read more details regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$21,500
Average tuition prices are high - around $20,800 per year. The additional fees at Ave Maria University (not included in tuition costs) are around $700; this totals $21,500 per year.

Read the details about Ave Maria University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
65%
As reported in recent government data, 1,242 applications were submitted and 810 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

This college might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Ave Maria University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,000
Ave Maria University provides study abroad programs and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Ave Maria University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C
Ave Maria University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,000 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low, about $5,000 a year.

Based on the college crime information, Ave Maria University seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Ave Maria University Location and Maps



Post Address: Ave Maria University, 5050 Ave Maria Blvd, Ave Maria, Florida 34142-9505, USA
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