Husson University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Good
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Husson University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,135 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1898 and is one of the 5 schools located in Bangor, Maine.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
32
1-year certificate, associate's degree, 2-year certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are offered at Husson University.

Husson University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 32 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Medical, Nursing, and Physical Therapy. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and 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 usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
73%
Husson University student retention rate is fair at 73% (close to Maine average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Husson University is low - 40%.

Student to faculty ratio at Husson University is decent, 16:1. Learn more details about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$14,600
Average tuition price is slightly high, around $14,200 per year. The additional fees at Husson University beyond tuition are roughly $400; which makes it a total of $14,600 per year.

Read the details about Husson 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
77%
As reported in recent data, 1,509 applications were submitted and 1,155 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get accepted at this school.

This college might accept 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 Husson University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C-
Husson University offers a distance learning option, 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 Husson 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.

ROTC
Available
Yes
Husson University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 1,100 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing option.

Army and Navy ROTC programs are available at Husson University. 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 received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

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

Husson University Location and Maps



Post Address: Husson University, 1 College Circle, Bangor, Maine 04401-2999, USA
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