University of Saint Joseph: Review & Facts

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University of Saint Joseph is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,525 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1932 and is one of the 3 schools and colleges located in West Hartford, Connecticut.

University of Saint Joseph is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
48
At University of Saint Joseph you can receive your several-month certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

University of Saint Joseph implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 48 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Psychology, Work and Family Studies, Nursing, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.
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 typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
80%
The rate of student retention at University of Saint Joseph is high at 80% (above Connecticut average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at University of Saint Joseph is low: 46%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Saint Joseph is good, 10:1. Find out more details regarding faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$32,000
Average tuition prices are extremely high, about $30,500 per year. The additional fees at University of Saint Joseph (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $1,500, which makes it a total of $32,000 per year.

Read the details about University of Saint Joseph 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
82%
According to government data, 680 applications were submitted and 555 were accepted; so it is easy to get accepted at this school.

This college might accept dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at University of Saint Joseph is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to University of Saint Joseph and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (860) 232-4571 or check University of Saint Joseph Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,300
University of Saint Joseph provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Saint Joseph, 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+
University of Saint Joseph offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 500 students, which offers a reasonable on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable, about $6,300 annually.

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

University of Saint Joseph Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Saint Joseph, 1678 Asylum Avenue, West Hartford, Connecticut 06117, USA
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