Quinnipiac University: Review & Facts

Quinnipiac University
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Quinnipiac University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 8,805 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1929 and is one of the 3 colleges and schools located in Hamden, Connecticut.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
77
At Quinnipiac University you can receive your several-month certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

Quinnipiac University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 77 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical, Management, Communication and Journalism, Business, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and 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 are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
85%
The rate of student retention at Quinnipiac University is high at 85% (well above Connecticut average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Quinnipiac University is good - 75%.

Student to faculty ratio at Quinnipiac University is pretty good - 12:1. Learn more information about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$39,400
Average tuition costs are extremely high - about $37,900 per year. The additional fees at Quinnipiac University not covered by tuition are about $1,500; which comes to a total of $39,400 a year.

Read the details about Quinnipiac 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
67%
As reported in recent government data, 20,699 applications were submitted and 13,914 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to enroll at this school.

This college will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score info at Quinnipiac University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
D+
Quinnipiac University provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Quinnipiac 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
Quinnipiac University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 5,100 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing option.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Quinnipiac 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 data, Quinnipiac University appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Quinnipiac University Location and Maps



Post Address: Quinnipiac University, Mt Carmel Ave, Hamden, Connecticut 06518, USA
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