Saint Ambrose University: Review & Facts

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Saint Ambrose University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 3,675 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1882 and is one of the 7 colleges and schools located in Davenport, Iowa.

Saint Ambrose University is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
101
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, bachelor's degree, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are offered at Saint Ambrose University.

Saint Ambrose University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 101 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Education, Occupational Therapy, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other 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 good sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
78%
The rate of student retention at Saint Ambrose University is fair at 78% (above Iowa average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Saint Ambrose University is average - 65%. Roughly 25% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Saint Ambrose University is good, 11:1. Learn more regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$26,100
Average tuition prices are very high, $25,800 per academic year. The additional fees at Saint Ambrose University (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $300; which makes it a total of $26,100 annually.

Read the details about Saint Ambrose 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
73%
According to recent data, 3,309 applications were submitted and 2,422 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to become a student at this school.

The college might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score information at Saint Ambrose University in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,700
Saint Ambrose University provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Saint Ambrose 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
D-
Saint Ambrose University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,700 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low: roughly $4,700 per year.

Based on the college crime information, Saint Ambrose University seems to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

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Post Address: Saint Ambrose University, 518 W Locust St, Davenport, Iowa 52803-2898, USA
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