Caldwell College: Review & Facts

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Caldwell College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,215 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1939 and is the only institution located in Caldwell, New Jersey.

Caldwell College is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
38
At Caldwell College you can earn your bachelor's degree, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

Caldwell College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 38 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Psychology, Business, Management, and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.
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 usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
82%
The rate of student retention at Caldwell College is high at 82% (above New Jersey average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Caldwell College is low: 47%.

Student to faculty ratio at Caldwell College is pretty good: 12:1. Read more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$27,900
Average tuition costs are very high, about $27,000 per year. The additional fees at Caldwell College beyond tuition are around $900; this comes to a total of $27,900 a year.

Read the details about Caldwell College 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
61%
As reported in recent government data, 2,625 applications were submitted and 1,608 were accepted; so it is not very hard to become a student at this school.

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

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Caldwell College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Caldwell College offers a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Caldwell College, 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.

ROTC
Available
Yes
Caldwell College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 600 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing option.

Army ROTC programs are available at Caldwell College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Caldwell College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Caldwell College Location and Maps



Post Address: Caldwell College, 120 Bloomfield Avenue, Caldwell, New Jersey 07006-6195, USA
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