Naropa University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Naropa University is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,020 students enrolled. This institution is one of the 5 colleges and schools located in Boulder, Colorado.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
18
At Naropa University you can receive your 1-year certificate, bachelor's degree, or master's degree.

Naropa University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 18 majors. The most popular concentrations are Psychology, English and Literature, Education, Theology and Religion, and Natural Resources and Environment. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges and schools.
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 positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
51%
Naropa University student retention rate is low at 51% (way below Colorado average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Naropa University is low: 46%. Nearly 14% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Naropa University is good -- 11:1. Find out more details on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$27,800
Average tuition costs are very high - $27,600 a year. The additional fees at Naropa University (not included in tuition costs) are around $200, which comes to $27,800 annually.

Read the details about Naropa 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
83%
According to recent data, 93 applications were submitted and 77 were accepted; so it is easy to become a student at this school.

The school might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Naropa University is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $60.00. The first-professional application fee is also 60 dollars.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Naropa University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (303) 444-0202 or check Naropa University Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,500
Naropa University offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Naropa 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+
Naropa University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 200 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable -- about $5,500 a year.

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

Naropa University Location and Maps



Post Address: Naropa University, 2130 Arapahoe Ave, Boulder, Colorado 80302-6697, USA
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