Hilbert College: Review & Facts

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Hilbert College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,075 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1957 and is the only school located in Hamburg, New York.

Hilbert College is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
18
At Hilbert College you can earn your associate's degree, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Hilbert College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 18 majors. The most popular concentrations are Criminal Justice, Management, Business, Social Work, and Paralegal. 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 when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
67%
The rate of student retention at Hilbert College is relatively low at 67% (below New York average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Hilbert College is below average - 52%. Roughly 18% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Hilbert College is pretty good -- 13:1. Learn more details regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$19,400
Average tuition costs are fairly high - around $18,800 a year. The additional fees at Hilbert College beyond tuition are about $600, which makes it a total of $19,400 a year.

Read the details about Hilbert 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
77%
As reported in recent government data, 1,034 applications were submitted and 792 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

This college might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Hilbert College is $25.00. The graduate application fee is $20.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Hilbert College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (716) 649-7900 or check Hilbert College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,300
Hilbert College provides a distance education program, 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 Hilbert 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.

Safety
Grade
A-
Hilbert College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 400 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low: roughly $4,300 a year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Hilbert 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.

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

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

Hilbert College Location and Maps



Post Address: Hilbert College, 5200 S Park Ave, Hamburg, New York 14075-1597, USA
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