Cairn University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Cairn University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,180 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1913 and is the only school located in Langhorne, Pennsylvania.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
15
1-year certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, and master's degree are offered at Cairn University.

Cairn University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 15 majors. The most popular concentrations are Theology and Religion, Education, Psychology, Management, and Business. 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 normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
75%
The rate of student retention at Cairn University is fair at 75% (close to Pennsylvania average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Cairn University is below average: 57%.

Student to faculty ratio at Cairn University is pretty decent -- 15:1. Find out more details about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$21,800
Average tuition pricing is high - $21,500 annually. The additional fees at Cairn University (not included in tuition costs) are around $300, which comes to $21,800 a year.

Read the details about Cairn 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
74%
According to government data, 448 applications were submitted and 331 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to become a student at this school.

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

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Cairn University in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,500
Cairn University provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Cairn 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+
Cairn University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 700 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low -- roughly $4,500 per year.

Air Force ROTC programs are available at Cairn 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.

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 obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

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

Cairn University Location and Maps



Post Address: Cairn University, 200 Manor Ave, Langhorne, Pennsylvania 19047-2990, USA
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