La Roche College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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La Roche College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,465 students enrolled. This college was established in 1963 and is one of the 33 colleges located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

La Roche College is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
45
La Roche College will give you the option to get a several-month certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, or master's degree.

La Roche College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 45 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Medical, Nursing, Radiology Technology, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.
It is important 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 positive sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
66%
The rate of student retention at La Roche College is relatively low at 66% (below Pennsylvania average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at La Roche College is below average - 59%. Roughly 9% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at La Roche College is pretty good - 12:1. Find out more information regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$24,000
Average tuition pricing is high - about $23,200 per year. The additional fees at La Roche College not covered by tuition are nearly $800; this totals $24,000 per year.

Read the details about La Roche 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
52%
According to recent data, 1,587 applications were submitted and 825 were accepted; so it is not very hard to be accepted at this school.

The school might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score info at La Roche College in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,200
La Roche College provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at La Roche 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
D+
La Roche College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 600 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable -- roughly $6,200 annually.

Based on the college crime numbers, La Roche College seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

La Roche College Location and Maps



Post Address: La Roche College, 9000 Babcock Blvd, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15237-5898, USA
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